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Title:Development of Network-Based Measures and Computational Methods for Evaluating the Redundancy of Transportation Networks
Principal Investigators:Anthony Chen
University:Utah State University
Status:Completed
Year:2014
Project #:MPC-464
Keywords:cooperation, disaster preparedness, disasters and emergency operations, freight transportation, hurricanes, infrastructure, redundancy, resilience (materials), service disruption, terrorism
 

Abstract

The objectives of this research proposal are twofold: (1) to develop network-based measures for systematically characterizing the redundancy of transportation networks, and (2) to develop computational methods for evaluating the network-based redundancy measures. The proposed research on network redundancy can be considered as a critical component in assessing network resiliency and also designing a more resilient transportation network against disruptions.

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