Incident and Emergency Situations Simulations

The main objective of this task is to evaluate simulate abnormal traffic ranging from incidents to large-scale emergency situations with the main consideration being safety. The overall objective of this Major Research Initiative (MRI 2) is to use traffic simulation models, driving simulators, and field data to better understand causes of traffic crashes and assess selected countermeasures to enhance the safety of the public.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This is one task within STC's Major Research Initiative 2, Integrated Simulation and Safety.


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $90000.00
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

    University Transportation Centers Program
    Department of Transportation
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Tennessee, Knoxville

    Center for Transportation Research
    Conference Center Building
    Knoxville, TN  United States  37996-4133
  • Principal Investigators:

    Han, Lee

    Khattak, Asad

  • Start Date: 20140501
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 40247

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01572484
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Southeastern Transportation Center
  • Contract Numbers: DTRT13-G-UTC34
  • Files: UTC, RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 8 2015 1:01AM