V. TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION

1. PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT

Summary

Research works reported in the area of Planning and Management under the broad area of Traffic and Transportation include, Congestion and Parking problems, Study of Impact of new high rise buildings on road traffic, Estimation of fuel loss during idling of vehicles at signalized intersections and congested area, Economic analysis of the upgrade and improvement on road in Mizoram, Speed and delay studies, Prediction of annual traffic growth factors, Feasibility study for provision of pedestrian facilities and improvement of road, Traffic & Transportation studies, Economic feasibility and study of fare policy and Pricing of public transport services.

SALIENT POINTS FOR DISCUSSION
1. Estimation of idle fuel savings and emission characteristics through Traffic Management and Engineering Measures
2. Impact of high rise buildings on traffic generation
3. Fare policy for public transport & IPT modes
4. Economic Feasibility of transport projects