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After private cars, minibus taxis are the most common transport mode in South Africa. Especially for low-income citizens living in townships, minibus services are often the only possibility for mobility. Despite the great importance of the mode, there is very little knowledge of routes, fares, and the number of minibuses. Hence, it is difficult to...
There are strong interactions between energy consumption at home, in the office, and in the traffic system. For example, workers can telecommute, saving the energy at the office and in the transport system, but on the other hand increasing energy consumption at home. As an alternative measure, making working hours less flexible and thus forcing eve...
This work deals with the micro-simulation of South African minibus taxis. Those are the most important mode in the public transport of this country. Especially for lowincome citizens, living in so called town ships, this mode is irreplaceable for their daily commute, as they are not able to buy or even maintain a car. Irrespective of the great impo...
Planbasierte Lichtsignalanlagensteuerungen sind nicht in der Lage auf eine stark schwankende Verkehrsnachfrage zu reagieren. Ein möglicher Ansatz dieses Problem zu lösen ist eine verkehrsadaptive Steuerung, die sich zeitnah der aktuellen Nachfrage anpasst. Um die Funktionsfähigkeit solcher Steuerungen zu testen, wird im Rahmen dieser Arbeit ein bes...