Training Course: Simulating with Aimsun Next

4 September 2018, Athens


Laboratory of Railways and Transport, School of Civil Engineering, NTUA, Zografou, Athens

Zografou Campus
9, Iroon Polytechniou str.
15780 Zografou

Course Contents

Morning session: 09:30 – 13:30 (including a 15-minute break)

Afternoon session: 14:30 – 17:30 (including a 15-minute break)

09:30 – 13:30 Morning Session

Integrated modelling approach: Combined methodologies using macroscopic, mesoscopic, microscopic and hybrid simulation (theoretical session)

  • Introduction to macroscopic, mesoscopic and microscopic modelling (2h)
  • Combined methodologies to build, calibrate, maintain models in Aimsun Next (1h15m)
  • Case study: Import, refinement and calibration of the Leicester, UK model (15m)
  • Q&A session (15m)

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch break

14:30 – 17:30 Afternoon Session

Integrated modelling approach: Combining macro, meso, micro and hybrid simulation (practical session)

  • Exercise in multi-resolution modelling: from macro to hybrid (2h)
  • Case study: Development of the Gold Coast, Australia model (15m)
  • Q&A session (30m)

* You’ll need a laptop for the practical exercises.
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The training course is offered free of charge for a limited number of participants.

If you want to attend the training course, please register via the following form:

School of Civil Engineering, NTUA, Zografou, Athens