Implementation of Optimal Parameter Settings in GDOT's Current Ramp Metering Operation

The objective of this project is to implement refined guidelines for the efficient operation of ramp meters to improve mobility on the Atlanta Freeway network. The optimal strategies developed in this project will be tested in a study corridor on the NavigAtor network, and is expected to substantially improve mobility.


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    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      RP 14-18

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Georgia Department of Transportation

      One Georgia Center
      600 West Peachtree Street, NW
      Atlanta, GA  United States  30308
    • Project Managers:

      Ahmed, Yusuf

    • Performing Organizations:

      Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta

      School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
      Atlanta, GA  United States  30332
    • Principal Investigators:

      Laval, Jorge

    • Start Date: 20141208
    • Expected Completion Date: 20170721
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: RiP Project 39013

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01552743
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Georgia Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: RP 14-18
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Feb 3 2015 1:01AM