19. Traffic Studies and Performance Evaluation Using Simulation

  1. George R. Strakosch and
  2. Robert S. Caporale
  1. Richard Peters

Published Online: 12 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470949818.ch19

The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition

The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Peters, R. (2010) Traffic Studies and Performance Evaluation Using Simulation, in The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition (eds G. R. Strakosch and R. S. Caporale), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470949818.ch19

Editor Information

  1. Elevator World Magazine, 354 Morgan Avenue, P.O. Box 6507, Mobile, AL 36606, USA

Author Information

  1. Peters Research Ltd., Boundary House, Missenden Road, Great Kingshill, Bucks HP15 6EB, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470404133

Online ISBN: 9780470949818

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Keywords:

  • traffic studies and performance evaluation using simulation - passenger demand, difficult aspect of using simulation;
  • sample processing of in-car survey data;
  • elevator traffic surveys - for separate groups of elevators

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Quantifying Traffic Demand

  • Traffic Analyzers

  • Manual Traffic Surveys

  • Sample Results for Office Buildings

  • Application of Simulation

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments