University of Calgary

ENCI 711 - Advanced Analysis and Modeling of Public Transit Systems - Winter 2020

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 modeling of mode of operation, route alignment, access, station & stop location, transfer protocols, time table, vehicle & fleet size, reliability; concepts of utility and value of time; detailed functional design & optimization of a bus route, rail line; bus, rail and metro networks.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • H(3-0)


  • An undergraduate degree in engineering or instructor approval.


This course will be offered next in Winter 2021.
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