Simulating with Aimsun Next

January 27-29, 2020

Houston, TX

January 27-29, 2020, Simulating with Aimsun Next, Houston, TX

Sign up now for this three-day training course in Houston, TX, from Monday January 27th to Wednesday January 29th, 2020.

The course is aimed at both new users and users who wish to refresh or extend their skills in microscopic and mesoscopic simulations.

US licensed Professional Engineers note: attendees of this course earn 22.5 professional development hours (PDH).

 
 
 

Location

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Course Contents

Morning session: 09:15 – 13:00 (including a 15-min break)
Afternoon session: 13:45 – 18:00 (including a 15-min break)

DAY ONE

Editing a model

  • Geometry, traffic demand, signals, public transport

Managing scenarios

  • Dynamic scenarios, experiments and replications
  • Revisions

DAY TWO

Outputs

  • Presenting results
  • Time series, thematic maps
  • Scenario comparison

Traffic management

  • Traffic management actions
  • Modeling incidents and mitigation strategies
  • Modeling turn restrictions, reversible lanes, and other scheduled events

Dynamic traffic assignment

  • Dynamic traffic assignment framework
  • Cost functions

DAY THREE

Dynamic traffic assignment (cont.)

  • Stochastic route choice algorithm and parameters
  • Dynamic user equilibrium algorithm and parameters
  • Practical applications

Microscopic network loading

  • Microscopic vehicle behavior
  • Calibration of a microscopic model

Mesoscopic and hybrid network loading

  • Mesoscopic vehicle behavior
  • Calibration of a mesoscopic model
  • Guidelines for hybrid microscopic-mesoscopic simulation
 
 
 

Price and registration

Price: 1500 USD

US licensed Professional Engineers note: attendees of this course earn 22.5 professional development hours.

To reserve your place, please contact info@aimsun.com as soon as possible.

Maximum class sizes apply.

Registration fee includes instruction, training material, and the Aimsun Next training license. You’ll need to bring a laptop in order to do the hands-on practical exercises.

We look forward to seeing you in Houston!