Infrastructure Research & Results



290 documents found

Bicycle Wayfinding

This report analyses the bicycle directional signage practices and provides detailed recommendations for the updating of relevant sign standards and guidelines.

Fri 25th Sep 2015

The mortality impact of bicycle paths and lanes related to physical activity, air pollution exposure

This paper explores the overall health impact of bicycle infrastructure provision, including not just road safety impacts, but also the population health impacts stemming from physical activity as well as cyclists’ exposure to air pollution.

Thu 24th Sep 2015

Interventions in Bicycle Infrastructure, Lessons from Dutch and Danish Cases

This study examines the success of interventions made in Dutch and Danish cities to encourage cycling.

Wed 23rd Sep 2015

Speedups for Multi-Criteria Urban Bicycle Routing

This paper proposes several heuristics for speeding up multi-criteria route search that can provide optimised routes for people who ride bicycles.

Thu 17th Sep 2015

Quantifying the role of disturbances and speeds on separated bicycle facilities

The aim is to quantify the effects and frequencies of disturbances on off-street bicycle facilities (from other cyclists and pedestrians) and compare them to disturbances (from motorised vehicles) while cycling in mixed traffic.

Thu 10th Sep 2015

Cycling as best practice for urban renovation.

This paper analysis urban cycling as a fundamental element of sustainable mobility using a case study of Genoa, Italy.

Thu 3rd Sep 2015

“Bicycles May Use Full Lane” Signage Communicates Rules and Increases Perception of Safety

This study examines how comprehensibly three US traffic control devices communicated the message that bicyclists are permitted in the center of the travel lane and do not have to “get out of the way” to allow motorists to pass without changing lanes.  The three control devices were: “Bicycles May Use Full Lane” sign, “Share the Road” sign, and Shared Lane Markings on the pavement. 

Thu 27th Aug 2015

Methodology for identification of bicycle route networks in urban areas

This paper presents a proposed methodology for the identification of bicycle route networks in urban areas, in which undesirable traffic conditions perceived by bicyclists are minimized.

Wed 5th Aug 2015

The spatio-temporal development of Copenhagen’s bicycle infrastructure 1912–2013

This study documents the spatio-temporal development of Copenhagen’s bicycle infrastructure and explores how the development corresponds to other processes of urban transformation.

Wed 5th Aug 2015

Monitoring the safety of road infrastructure and cycling infrastructure

This report discusses a pilot study that was carried out to develop a monitoring network for safety performance indicators that measure two factors: the quality of the road infrastructure, and the quality of the cycling infrastructure.

Wed 5th Aug 2015