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Estimation of road network reliability on resiliency

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dc.contributor.author Soltani-Sobh, Ali
dc.contributor.author Heaslip, Kevin
dc.contributor.author El Khoury, John
dc.date.accessioned 2016-02-16T11:55:03Z
dc.date.available 2016-02-16T11:55:03Z
dc.date.copyright 2015
dc.date.issued 2016-02-16
dc.identifier.issn 2212-4209 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10725/3091
dc.description.abstract Past research shows that a better understanding of reliability and identification of ways to improve it can help a system's response to a disaster, leading to increased transportation system resilience. This study focuses on the quantification of improved reliability, which reduces the time of annealing and recovery post uncertain disruption. A reliability model is presented by using three performance functions that estimate the total travel time, flow, and consumer surplus. Network reliability is estimated by considering uncertainties in link-capacity and demand sensitivity with respect to travel time, following a disaster. Sensitivity and uncertainty analyses are conducted to identify the most crucial links in the transportation network, for which resistance should be increased to mitigate disaster risk. The simulation results show that the model provides accurate predictions of the system performance, and that a reliability model that accounts for uncertainty yields better results than a deterministic (no uncertainty) model. With higher accuracy models, planners are able to make informed decisions in disaster mitigation planning. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.title Estimation of road network reliability on resiliency en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.description.version Published en_US
dc.title.subtitle An uncertain based model en_US
dc.author.school SOE en_US
dc.author.idnumber 200103005 en_US
dc.author.woa N/A en_US
dc.author.department Civil Engineering en_US
dc.description.embargo N/A en_US
dc.relation.journal International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction en_US
dc.journal.volume 14 en_US
dc.journal.issue 4 en_US
dc.article.pages 536-544 en_US
dc.article.pages john.khoury@lau.edu.lb
dc.keywords Transportation Network Disruption en_US
dc.keywords Network Resiliency en_US
dc.keywords Network Reliability en_US
dc.keywords Uncertainty en_US
dc.keywords Consumer Surplus en_US
dc.keywords Critical Links en_US
dc.keywords Recovery en_US
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2015.10.005 en_US
dc.identifier.ctation Soltani-Sobh, A., Heaslip, K., & El Khoury, J. (2015). Estimation of road network reliability on resiliency: An uncertain based model. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 14, 536-544. en_US
dc.identifier.url http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212420915301151


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