Equipment Research & Results



212 documents found

Visibility of Two-Wheelers Approaching Left-Turning Vehicles Compared with Other Hazards

The aim of this study was to evaluate the visibility of two-wheelers encountered by left-turning motorists at urban intersections under nighttime conditions, and compare them with other hazards.

Tue 14th Mar 2017

User Behavior of Bikesharing Systems Under Demand–Supply Imbalance

This study developed a framework for modeling user behavior in response to the situation where a bicycle is not available at a given site, or a spare slot is not available to dock a bicycle at a given site.

Wed 1st Mar 2017

Modeling Route Choice of Utilitarian Bikeshare Users with GPS Data

This study analysed facility use and route choice behavior. The results were compared between two categories of bikeshare users: registered users and casual users.

Tue 28th Feb 2017

Is Bikesharing Contagious? Modeling Its Effects on System Membership and General Population Cycling

This research presents new evidence about the role of bikeshare systems in travel behavior on the basis of diffusion of innovation theory.

Tue 7th Feb 2017

Modelling and Simulation of an Electric Bicycles Charging Station Based on Renewable Energy

The paper deals with the representation and modelling of an electric bicycles charging station based on renewable energy and proposes energy management strategies for isolated and grid-tie operation.

Thu 2nd Feb 2017

Correlates of Helmet Use Among Recreation and Transportation Bicyclists

This cross-sectional study sought to identify domain-specific (recreation versus transportation) correlates of helmet use among U.S. adult bicyclists, using nationally representative data from 2012.

Thu 26th Jan 2017

A user-centred assessment of a new bicycle sharing system in Medellin

This ethnographic study implemented a user experiential approach for assessing EnCicla, which is a new bicycle share system in the city of Medellin, Colombia.

Thu 19th Jan 2017

Expanding Bicycle-Sharing Systems: Lessons Learnt from an Analysis of Usage

The objective of this study is to explore the impact of the expansion of a bicycle-sharing system on the usage of the system. This was conducted for a bicycle-sharing system in Zhongshan (China), using operational usage data of different years following system expansion.

Wed 18th Jan 2017

A Method to Assess Sustainable Mobility for Sustainable Tourism

This paper analyses the public bike share systems (PBS) in Spain through sentiment analysis of Social Media data (TripAdvisor, Twitter and Facebook) with opinions of residents and visitors, identifying positive and negative factors and their potential impact on sustainable tourism and transport.

Thu 12th Jan 2017

Bicycle Infrastructure and Traffic Congestion: Evidence from DC’s Capital Bikeshare

This study explores the impact of bicycle-sharing infrastructure on urban transportation.

Thu 12th Jan 2017