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  • publication . Article . 2021
    Authors:
    Abu Hena Muntakim; Ashutosh Sutra Dhar;
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    Publisher: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

    AbstractThe maximum axial force on a pipeline subjected to axial ground movement is commonly calculated using a design equation developed without proper consideration of soil-pipe interaction. The ...

  • publication . Conference object . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Mohamed A. Helala; Ken Q. Pu; Faisal Z. Qureshi;
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    Publisher: IEEE

    Recent interest in developing online computer vision algorithms is spurred in part by a growth of applications capable of generating large volumes of images and videos. These applications are rich sources of images and video streams. Online vision algorithms for managin...

  • publication . Article . 2018
    Closed Access
    Authors:
    Mohammad Hesam Hafezi; Lei Liu; Hugh Millward;
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    Publisher: SAGE Publications

    The choice of daily activity sequences differs between individuals based on their socio-demographic characteristics and their health and/or mobility status. The aim of this paper is to provide an improved methodology for learning and modeling the daily activity engagem...

  • publication . Article . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Adrien Cervesato; E. Owen D. Waygood;
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    Publisher: Transportation Research Board Commission on Sociotechnical Systems National Research Council National Academy of Sciences

    Children’s independent mobility (CIM) on school days (weekdays) and on the weekend are examined in this study. Previous studies have focused primarily on weekday trips, with a vast majority only examining trips to school. However, the types of trips and the available t...

  • publication . 2015
    Closed Access English
    Authors:
    Alireda Aljaroudi; Faisal Khan; Ayhan Akinturk; Mahmoud Haddara; Premkumar Thodi;
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    Publisher: Elsevier

    Failure of Leak Detection System (LDS) to detect pipeline leakages or ruptures may result in drastic consequences that could lead to excessive financial losses. To minimize the occurrence of such failure, the functionality of the LDS and the integrity of the pipeline sh...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Ashley Zachariah; Arno de Klerk;
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    Publisher: American Chemical Society (ACS)

    Solvent deasphalting and visbreaking are two important technologies in the development of processes for partial upgrading of oilsands-derived bitumen to improve oil fluidity for pipeline transport. This work investigated the impact of the process sequence, solvent deasp...

  • publication . Article . 2012
    Closed Access
    Authors:
    Nengchao Lv; Xinping Yan; Bin Ran; Chaozhong Wu; Ming Zhong;
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    Publisher: SAGE Publications

    Planned special events attract thousands of attendees from nearby cities or suburbia by car and transit. In most cases, the majority of attendees use personal automobiles, and a high parking demand results in a short time, with a consequent parking shortage. Parking gu...

  • publication . Conference object . 2016
    Authors:
    Ali Shariat; Ali Tizghadam; Alberto Leon-Garcia;
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    Publisher: IEEE

    Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) play a significant role in the management of traffic congestion in large cities. However, current ITS platforms are not suitable for real-time traffic control mainly due to the facts that 1) the contents are not rich enough to pr...

  • publication . Conference object . Part of book or chapter of book . 2017
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Yu Hao; Zhijie Xu; Jing Wang; Ying Liu; Jiulun Fan;
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    Publisher: IEEE

    With the purpose of automatic detection of crowd patterns including abrupt and abnormal changes, a novel approach for extracting motion “textures” from dynamic Spatio-Temporal Volume (STV) blocks formulated by live video streams has been proposed. This paper starts from...

  • publication . Article . 2020
    Closed Access
    Authors:
    Dominic Villeneuve; Vincent Kaufmann;
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    Publisher: SAGE Publications
    Project: SSHRC

    Using a lexicometric and qualitative data analysis of 57 semi-directed interviews with members of non-motorized households in the urban areas of Quebec City (Canada) and Strasbourg (France), this paper attempts to show whether living in a carless household in a car-dep...

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