Mesut Pervizpour

CEE 207 Transportation Engineering

Course Description:

Principles of the design of transportation facilities with emphasis on highways and airports in the areas of geometric, drainage, and pavement design. Design problems. Prerequisites: CEE 11.

Text book: References:
  • Principles of Highway Engineering and Traffic Analysis, 3rd Ed. by Fred L. Mannering & Water P. Kilareski, 2004 (M&K, ISBN#0-471-47256-5); exclusively on hwy & traffic eng.
  • Traffic and Highway Engineering, 3rd Edition, by Nicholas J. Garber, Lester A. Hoel, 2002, ISBN#0-534-38743-8). This book emphasizes highways while including selected information on other modes. It is designed for a two-semester course sequence.
  • Wiki TextBook: Fundamentals of Transportation
  • A policy of Geometric Design of Highways and Streets "AASHTO Green Book", American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), 6th Edition, 2011
  • HCM2016: Highway Capacity Manual, Transportation Research Board (TRB),
  • Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), 2009,
  • Highway Safety Manual, AASHTO, 1st Edition, 2010
  • Trip Generation, 9th Edition: An ITE Informational Report, ITE, 2012
  • Traffic Engineering Handbook, ITE, 6th Edition, 2009
  • Roadside Design Guide, AASHTO, 4th Edition, 2011
  • Transport Research International Documentation (TRID)
  • Guide for the Development of Bicycle Facilities, AASHTO, 4th Edition, 2012
  • Guide for the Planning, Design, and Operation of Pedestrian Facilities, AASHTO, 2004
Location and Hours:
Lecture: M-W 1:35 pm - 2:50 pm, (ZOOM Link: Link)

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