Road Traffic Control and Management

Academic Degree:
Study Programme:
Technology in Transportation and Telecommunications (B 3710)
Form of Study:
full-time study
Number of Hours:
3 + 3 hours per week - in full-time study
Type of Course:
Semester | Language | Field:
czech ITS Intelligent Transport Systems - 3711R004
Course Completion:
credit, exam
Course Tutor:
roh  Lectures:
doc. Ing. Tomáš Tichý, Ph.D., MBA
roh  Training Course:
doc. Ing. Tomáš Tichý, Ph.D., MBA
Supervising Department:
Department of Transport Telematics (16120)
traffic control, node, area, highway, traffic modeling
Traffic control at junctions, their coordination and RLTS on highways. Principles of control systems used in practice. Design of traffic lights and its capacity assessment. Software tools for traffic models and simulations. Hardware of control systems. Preference of public transport and solutions for displaying traffic information and variable message signs.
Students know the basic principles of traffic control at nodes, urban areas and highways and can design in. Students know the principles of traffic engineering and can work with parameters of traffic flow. They have an overview of the SW and HW tools of control systems and tools to enable their modeling. They are able to work with these tools.