Testing the Hurricane Evacuation Modeling Package (HEMP)

This project focuses on testing Hurricane Evacuation Modeling Package (HEMP) in different storm scenarios and improving its performance. Objectives include: (1) Improve and validate prediction accuracy of HEMP; (2) Improve HEMP’s fitness to actual emergency operations in Louisiana; (3) Improve HEMP’s computation speed; and (4) Explore potential enhancement of HEMP’s capabilities.

    Language

    • English

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $90981
    • Contract Numbers:

      22-3SS; 1000427

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Federal Highway Administration

      5304 Flanders Drive, Suite A
      Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70808
    • Managing Organizations:

      Louisiana Transportation Research Center

      4101 Gourrier Avenue
      Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70808

      Louisiana Department of Transportation

      P.O. Box 94245
      1201 Capitol Access Road
      Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70804-9245
    • Project Managers:

      Mitran, Elisabeta

    • Performing Organizations:

      Louisiana Transportation Research Center

      4101 Gourrier Avenue
      Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70808
    • Principal Investigators:

      Bian, Ruijie

    • Start Date: 20220801
    • Expected Completion Date: 20240131
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01844243
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Louisiana Transportation Research Center
    • Contract Numbers: 22-3SS; 1000427
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Apr 27 2022 10:25AM