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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Highways, Motorways and Intersections

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
12SDK Z,ZK 4 2P+2C Czech
Lecturer:
Jiří Čarský, Petr Šatra
Tutor:
Jan Gallia, Tomáš Padělek, Petr Šatra
Supervisor:
Department of Transportation Systems
Synopsis:

Roads and motorways network, transport output. Types of direction curves. Hairpin bend. Stopping sight distance and overtaking sight distance. Levels of traffic service. Design elements of crossroads and intersections. Crossroads. Roundabouts. Intersections. Special types of junctions. Capacity of crossroads and intersections. Structure of pavement of roads and motorways. Road engineering structures. Assessment of route alternatives.

Requirements:

basic knowledge of road design

Syllabus of lectures:
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Study Objective:

Acquisition of deeper knowledge in the field of designing roads, motorways, crossroads and intersections considering complex design practice and environmental aspects.

Study materials:

Slabý P.: Dopravní inženýrství I. Vyd. 1. Praha: Česká technika - nakladatelství ČVUT, 2006. 101 s. ISBN 80-01-03365-1.

Handbuch für die Bemessung von Strassenverkehrsanlagen: HBS. Ausg. 2001, Fassung 2009. Köln: FGSV-Verlag, 2009. 377 s. FGSV; 299. ISBN 978-3-941790-35-3.

Note:
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Data valid to 2020-07-06
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1462006.html