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STUDY PLANS
2023/2024

Highways, Motorways and Intersections

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
12SDK Z,ZK 4 2P+2C Czech
Garant předmětu:
Josef Kocourek
Lecturer:
Josef Kocourek, Petr Kumpošt, Tomáš Padělek
Tutor:
Jan Gallia, Daniela Götzová, Tomáš Padělek
Supervisor:
Department of Transport Engineering and Transportation Planning
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:
Syllabus of tutorials:
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:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL. Transportation Research Board. Highway capacity manual: interrupted flow: a guide for multimodal mobility analysis. Volume 3. Washington: Transportation Research Board, 2016. ISBN 978-0-309-37000-4.

SLABÝ P., UHLÍK M., HAVLÍČEK T.: Dopravní inženýrství I. 2., přeprac. vyd. V Praze: ČVUT, 2011. ISBN 978-80-01-04856-6.

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2023/2024:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2023/2024:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
roomHO:A-343
Götzová D.
16:45–18:15
(parallel nr.250)
Horská 3 (stará budova)
roomHO:A322
Gallia J.
16:45–18:15
(parallel nr.251)
Horská 3 (stará budova)
Wed
Thu
roomHO:B-005
Kocourek J.
13:15–14:45
(lecture parallel1)
Horská 3 (nová budova)
Posluchárna
Fri
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2024-07-23
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