Cell Phone Location Data for Travel Behavior Analysis

The objectives of this research were to: (1) evaluate the extent to which cell phone location data and associated products accurately depict travel and (2) provide guidelines on the use of these data to understand and model travel patterns and behavior. The results are directed at transportation planners, travel modelers, and travel survey practitioners.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $250000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 08-95

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Goldstein, Lawrence

  • Performing Organizations:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge

    77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02139

    Cambridge Systematics, Incorporated

    150 Cambridge Park Drive, Suite 4000
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02140-2369
  • Principal Investigators:

    Proussaloglou, Kimon

  • Start Date: 20140530
  • Expected Completion Date: 20171231
  • Actual Completion Date: 20171231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 37718

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01543716
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 08-95
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Nov 20 2014 1:04AM