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LinSig3 Online Calibration and Validation

Online  03.03.2021



Who should attend.

This course will appeal to experienced LinSig modellers and people involved in checking LinSig models. The course complements the LinSig Junction and LinSig Networks courses and the Checking course.


Prerequisites.

A prior knowledge of Traffic Signal Theory (which can be gained on the Introduction to Traffic Signals course) and an understanding of how LinSig works.


Course content.

Introduction :

The difference between Calibration and Validation

Calibration:

Basic Site Data including Lane Structure, Short Lanes, Routing and Lane Changing, Controller Data

Traffic Flows including Turning Counts, Network Peaks, Matrix Estimation and Suppressed Demand

Vehicle Behaviour including Saturation Flows (with an exercise), Cruise Times, Give Way Capacities and Storage

Demand Dependecy and Blocking including how to assess these and how to apply them to a LinSig3 model (with an exercise)

Validation:

Parameters including Queues, Queue Surveys, Degrees of Saturation and Journey Times

Criteria including interpretation of data and correlation with results along with sources of error and advice

Addressing validation issiues

 

 


Accreditation.

This new course is Pending "Approval" by the Institute of Highway Engineers








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24 Feb 2021: LinSig3 : Online Junction Modelling Computer Workshop ...more

26 Feb 2021: LinSig3 : Online Networks Computer Workshop ...more

03 Mar 2021: LinSig3 Online Calibration and Validation ...more

16 Mar 2021: Online Introduction To Traffic Signals ...more

14 Apr 2021: Online Checking LinSig, Arcady and Picady Models ...more

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