Transportation Technologies for Sustainability

Editors: Ehsani, Mehrdad, Wang, Fei-Yue and Brosch, Gary L.
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media

Single-User Purchase Price: $679.00
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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5843-2
Category: Technology & Engineering - Technology
Image Count: 823
Book Status: Available
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Transportation Technologies for Sustainability covers a broad range of transportation-related sustainability research, from vehicle design and technology to mass transit systems. This valuable collection is an essential reference for undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, policymakers, and industry experts.

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Table of Contents

  • Editors
  • List of Contributors
  • 0-9
  • 3D Pose Estimation of Vehicles Using Stereo Camera - Björn Barrois and Christian Wöhler
  • A
  • AC Machines: Permanent Magnet Synchronous and Induction Machines - A. H. Ranjbar and Babak Fahimi
  • Active Multifocal Vision System, Adaptive Control of - Alois Unterholzner and Hans-Joachim Wuensche
  • Active Pedestrian Protection System, Scenario-Driven Search Method for - Alberto Broggi, Pietro Cerri, Stefano Ghidoni, Paolo Grisleri and Ho Gi Jung
  • Advanced Public Transport Systems, Simulation-Based Evaluation - Haris N. Koutsopoulos and Moshe Ben-Akiva
  • B
  • Batteries, Battery Management, and Battery Charging Technology - Robert S. Balog and Ali Davoudi
  • Battery Technologies - Ramakrishnan Mahadevan, Mohit Chhabra, Puneet Pasrich and Frank Barnes
  • Bicycle Integration with Public Transport - John Pucher and Ralph Buehler
  • Bus Rapid Transit and Light Rail Transit Systems: State of Discussion - Cliff Henke
  • Bus Rapid Transit, Institutional Issues Related to Implementation - Mark A. Miller
  • Bus Rapid Transit: Worldwide History of Development, Key Systems and Policy Issues - Dario Hidalgo
  • Bus Rapid Versus Light Rail Transit: Service Quality, Economic, Environmental and Planning Aspects - Vukan R. Vuchic, Richard M. Stanger and Eric C. Bruun
  • Bus Versus Rail Implications for Transit-Oriented Development - Ming Zhang
  • C
  • Cooperative Group of Vehicles and Dangerous Situations, Recognition of - Kym Watson, Christian Frese, Thomas Batz and Jürgen Beyerer
  • D
  • Driver Assistance System, Biologically Inspired - Moustapha Doumiati and Daniel Lechner
  • Driver Assistance Systems, Automatic Detection and Site Mapping - Andreas Wimmer and Klaus C. J. Dietmayer
  • Driver Behavior at Intersections - Toshihisa Sato and Motoyuki Akamatsu
  • Driver Characteristics Based on Driver Behavior - Jianqiang Wang, Lei Zhang, Xiaojia Lu and Keqiang Li
  • Driver Inattention Monitoring System for Intelligent Vehicles - Yanchao Dong and Zhencheng Hu
  • Driving Under Reduced Visibility Conditions for Older Adults - Rui Ni
  • Dynamic Environment Sensing Using an Intelligent Vehicle - Huijing Zhao, Long Xiong, Yiming Liu, Xiaolong Zhu, Yipu Zhao and Hongbin Zha
  • E
  • Electric, Hybrid Electric and Fuel Cell Vehicles, Architectures of - Yimin Gao
  • Electric, Hybrid, and Fuel Cell Vehicles, Introduction - Mehrdad Ehsani
  • Energy Storage: Ultracapacitor - Andrew F. Burke
  • F
  • Fuel-Cell-Powered HEV Design and Control - Etim U. Ubong and Jim Gover
  • H
  • High Speed Rail, Technology Development of - Eda Beyazit and Moshe Givoni
  • High-Occupancy Vehicle and Toll Lanes - Katherine F. Turnbull
  • HOT Lanes/Value Pricing: Planning and Evaluation of Multiclass Service - Douglass B. Lee Jr. and Kent M. Hymel
  • Hybrid Electric and Hydraulic Technology Applications in Off-Road Vehicles - M. Abul Masrur and Vijay K. Garg
  • Hybrid Energy Storage Systems for Vehicle Applications - Mehrdad Ehsani
  • I
  • Intelligent Vehicles Technology, Introduction - Fei-Yue Wang
  • Internal Combustion Engines, Alternative Fuels for - Thomas Wallner and Scott A. Miers
  • L
  • Light Rail Transit in the US and Abroad, Examination of History and Innovations - José I. Farrán
  • Light Rail Transit, Shared Infrastructural Issues - Rongfang Rachel Liu
  • Light Rail Transit, Systemic Viability - Gregory L. Thompson and Jeffrey R. Brown
  • M
  • MAGLEV Technology Development - James R. Powell and Gordon Danby
  • Mass Transit Science and Technology, Introduction - Gary L. Brosch
  • N
  • Night Vision Pedestrian Warning in Intelligent Vehicles - Matthias Serfling and Otto Löhlein
  • P
  • Personal Rapid Transit and Its Development - Shannon S. McDonald
  • PHEVs and BEVs in Coupled Power and Transportation Systems - Mladen Kezunovic and S. Travis Waller
  • Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles - Mehrdad Ehsani
  • R
  • Regenerative Braking - Yimin Gao
  • S
  • Sustainable Transportation - Mehrdad Ehsani
  • Sustainable Vehicle Fuels, Well-to-Wheel Analysis - Amgad Elgowainy and Michael Wang
  • Switched Reluctance Motor Drives for Propulsion and Regenerative Braking in EV and HEV - Mehrdad Ehsani
  • T
  • Transit-Oriented Development and Land Use - Robert Cervero
  • True Color Night Vision Video Systems in Intelligent Vehicles - Dirk Hertel
  • U
  • Unscented Kalman Filter in Intelligent Vehicles - Moustapha Doumiati and Daniel Lechner
  • V
  • Vehicle Biofuels - Mark Holtzapple
  • Vehicle Detection, Tightly Coupled LIDAR and Computer Vision Integration for - Lili Huang and Matthew Barth
  • Vehicle Dynamics and Performance - Yimin Gao
  • Vehicle Energy Storage: Batteries - Y. S. Wong and C. C. Chan
  • Vehicle Traction Motors - C. C. Chan and Ming Cheng
  • Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks, Enhanced GPSR and Beacon-Assist Geographic Forwarding in - Ping Wang, Fuqiang Liu, Wenjie Shu and Wenqiang Xu