University of Calgary

ENCI 711 - Advanced Analysis and Modeling of Public Transit Systems - Fall 2023

Role of public transport in a city; concepts of public and private benefits; economies of scale; main modes of urban public transport systems: rail, bus, van and other vehicles; advanced mathematical modelling of mode of operation, route alignment, access, station and stop location, transfer protocols, time table, vehicle and fleet size, reliability; concepts of utility and value of time; detailed functional design and optimization of a bus route, rail line; bus, rail and metro networks.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • H(3-0)


  • Consent of the Department.


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