Synthesis of Information Related to Transit Practices. Topic SB-36. Dynamic Optimization on ADA Paratransit Service

This Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) synthesis documents the current use of Continuous Dynamic Optimization (CDO) for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) paratransit where optimization results in improving the efficiency of the route schedule and the overall productivity of the on-demand service without affecting the customer's confirmed pickup time window.. The final report can be found here as TCRP Synthesis 168.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $45000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-07, Topic SB-36

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Garcia-Colberg, Mariela

  • Performing Organizations:

    Texas A&M Transportation Institute

    Texas A&M University System
    3135 TAMU
    College Station, TX  United States  77843-3135
  • Principal Investigators:

    Rodman, Will

  • Start Date: 20210507
  • Expected Completion Date: 20230610
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01772931
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-07, Topic SB-36
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: May 25 2021 10:48PM