Modern Roundabouts: List of Reference Works

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ARTICLES/PAPERS

Akcelik, R.; Chung, E.; and Besley, M., "Getting Around Better," Pc-Trans (Winter Quarter 1997) pp. 14-19

Akcelik, R.; Chung, E., and Besley, M., "Performance of Roundabouts under Heavy Demand Conditions," Road & Transport Research, Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1996) pp. 36-50

Akcelik, R., "Lane-by-Lane Modeling of Unequal Lane Use and Flares at Roundabouts and Signalized Intersection: the Sidra Solution," Traffic Engineering & Control, Vol. 38, No. 7/8 (July/August 1997)

Alphand, F.; Noelle, U.; and Guichet B., "Evolution of Design Rules for Urban Roundabouts in France," Intersection without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 126-140

Alphand, F.; Noelle U.; and Guichet B., "Roundabouts and Road Safety; State of the Art in France," Intersections without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 107-125

Arem, Bart van, "Capacities and Delays at Roundabouts in The Netherlands," Proceedings of Seminar H Held at the PTRC Transport, Highways and Planning Summer Annual Meeting, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, England, from 14-18 September 1992 (1992) pp. 257-267

Armitage, D.J.; and McDonald, M., "Roundabout Capacity" Traffic Engineering & Control (October 1974)

Avent, A.M.; and Taylor, R.A., "Roundabouts - Aspects of their Design and Operations," Queenland Division Technical Papers, Vol.20, No.17 (1979) pp. 1-10

Bared, Joe G.; Prosser, William A.; and Tan Esse, Carol, "State of the Art Design of Roundabouts," Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting January 1997, Washington, D.C. (January 1997)

Bergh, T., "Intersections Without Traffic Signals-Swedish Experience on Capacity and Traffic Safety," Intersection without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 192-213

Brilon, Werner, "Traffic Engineering and the New German Highway Capacity Manual," Transportation Research A, Vol. 28 A, No. 6 (1994) pp.469-481

Brilon, Werner; and Stuwe, Birgit, "Capacity and Design of Traffic circles in Germany," Transportation Research Record 1398 (1993) pp.61-67

Brilon, Werner; and Stuwe, Birgit, " Capacity and Safety of Roundabouts in West Germany," Proceedings 15th ARRB Conference, Vol. 15, Part 5 (1990) pp. 275-281

Brilon, Werner; Grossmann, Michael; and Stuwe, Birgit, "Toward a New German Guideline for Capacity of Unsignalized Intersections," Transportation Research Record 1320 (1991) pp.168-174

Brude, Ulf; and Larsson, Jorgen, "The Safety of Cyclists at Roundabouts- A Comparison Between Swedish, Danish and Dutch Results," Nordic Road & Transport Research, No. 1 (1997) pp.23-25

Cassidy, Michael J.; Madanat, Samer M.; Wang Mu-han; and Yan, Fan, "Unsignalized Intersection Capacity and Level of Service: Revisiting Critical Gap," Transportation Research Record 1484 (1995) pp. 16-23

Cedersund, H.A., "Traffic Safety at Roundabouts," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon(Ed.) (1991) pp. 305-318

Center for Research and Contract Standardization in Civil and Traffic Engineering-The Netherlands (CROW), "Sign Up for the Bike: Design Manual for a Cycle-Friendly Infrastructure," (1994)

Chang, Stanley H., "Overcoming Unbalanced Flow Problems at a Roundabouts by Use of Part-Time Metering Signals," Master’s Thesis of Monash University (January 1994)

Chin, H.C., "SIMRO: A Model to Simulate Traffic at Roundabouts," Traffic Engineering & Controls

Chung, Edward, "Comparison of Roundabout Capacity and Delay Estimates from Analytical and Simulation Models" Proceedings 16th ARRB Conference, Vol. 16, Part 5 (1992)

Courage, Kenneth G., "Roundabout Modeling in CORSIM," The Third International Symposium on Intersections without Traffic Signals, July 21-23, 1997, Portland, Oregon, USA

Department of Transport, "Determination of Size of Roundabouts at Major/Minor Junctions," Departmental Advice Note TA 23/81 (1981)

Dinwoodie, J., "Surveying Traffic Delays at a Roundabout near Plymouth," Mathematics In Transport Planning and Control, J.D. Criffiths (Ed.) (1992) pp. 227-286

Fisk, C.S., "Traffic Performance Analysis at Roundabuts," Transportation Research Board, Vol. 25B, Bi. 2/3 (1991) pp. 89-102

Flannery, Aimee; and Datta, Tapan K., "Modern Roundabouts and Traffic Crash Experience in the United States," Transportation Research Record 1553 (1996) pp. 103-109

Flannery, Aimee; and Datta, Tapan K., "Operational Performance Measures of American Roundabouts," Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting January (1997) Washington D.C. (January 1997)

Flannery, Aimee; and Datta, Tapan K., "Operational Performance Measures of American Roundabouts," 1996 ITE Compendium of Technical Papers (1996)

Gambard, J.M., "Safety and Design of Unsignalized Intersections in France," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp.48-61

Hagring, Ola, "The Use of the Cowan M3 Distribution for Modeling Roundabout Flow," Traffic Engineering & Control (May 1996) pp.328-332

Hakkert, A.S.; Mahalel, D.; and Asante, S.A., "A Comparative Study of Roundabout Capacity Procedures," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 93-106

Hallworth, M.S., "Signaling Roundabouts," Traffic Engineering & Control, Vol. 33, No. 6 (June 1992)

Hoglund, Paul G, "Case Study. Performance Effects of Changing a Traffic Signal Intersection to Roundabout," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991)pp. 141-158

Horman, C.B., "Design and Analysis of Roundabouts," Proceedings 7th ARRB Conference, Vol. 7, Part 4 (1974) pp. 58-82

Hughes, B.P., "So You Think You Understand Gap Acceptance!," Australian Road Research Board, 19(3) (1989) pp. 195-204

ITE Technical Council committee 5B-17, "Use of Roundabouts," ITE Journal (Feb. 1992) pp. 42-45

Jones, S.E., "Signalling Roundabouts 2.Controlling the Revolution," Traffic Engineering & Control, Vol.33, No.11 (November 1992) pp. 606-613

Kimber, R.M., "The Design of Unsignalized Intersections in the UK, " Intersections Without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 20-34

Kimber, R.M., "The Traffic Capacity of Roundabouts," TRRL Laboratory Report 942 (1980)

Kimber, R.M., "Gap-Acceptance and Empiricism in Capacity Prediction," Transportation Science, Vol. 23, No. 2 (1989)

Kimber, R.M.; and Hollis, Erica M., "Traffic Queues and Delays at Road Junctions," Transport and Road Research Laboratory Report 909 (1979)

Lalani, N., "The Impact on Accidents of the Introduction of Mini, Small and Large Roundabouts at Major/Minor Priority Junctions," Traffic Engineering & Control (December 1975) pp.560-561

Layfield, R.E.; and Maycock, G., " Pedal-Cyclist at Roundabouts," Traffic Engineering & Control (June 1986) pp. 343-349

List, George; Leong, Siew; Embong, Yursi; Naim, Azizan; and Conley, Jennifer, "Case Study Investigation of Traffic Circle Capacity," Transportation Research Record 1457 (1994) pp.118-126

Maycock, G.; and Hall, R.D., "Accidents at 4-arm Roundabouts," TRRL Laboratory Report 1120 (1984)

McDonald, M.; and Armitage, D.J., "The capacity of roundabouts," Traffic Engineering&Control, Vol. 19 (October 1978) pp. 447-450

Minnen, J. van, " Roundabouts," Institute for Road Safety Research SWOV, The Netherlands (1986)

Myers, Edward J., "Modern Roundabouts for Maryland," ITE Journal (Oct. 1994) pp. 18-22

Ourston, Leif; and Bared, Joe G., "Roundabouts: A Direct Way to Safer Highways," Public Roads (Autumn 1995) pp.41-49

Ourston, Lief; and Hall, Gregory A., "Modern Roundabout Interchanges come to America," 1996 ITE Compendium of Technical Papers (1996)

Ourston, Leif, "Wide Nodes and Narrow Roads," Paper presented to the Transportation Research Board 72nd Annual Meeting (January 10-14, 1993)

Ourston, Leif, "British Interchanges, Intersections, and Traffic Control Devices," Westernite, Vol. XXXV, No. 5 (September-October 1992)

Pearce, C.E.M., "A Probabilistic Model for the Behavior of Traffic at Roundabout," Transportation Research Board, Vol 21B, No. 3 (1987) pp.207-216 Washington, D.C. (January 1997)

Rahman, Mountasser A., "Design Criteria for Roundabouts," 1995 ITE Compendium of Technical Papers (1995)

Redington, T., "The Modern Roundabout Arrives in Vermont," AASJTP Quarterly Magazine, Vol. 75, No. 1 (1995) pp. 11-12

Schoon, C.; Minnen, J. van, "The Safety of Roundabouts in The Netherlands," Traffic Engineering & Control, Vol. 35, No. 3 (1994) pp. 142-148

Seim, Kjell, "Use, Design and Safety of Small Roundabouts in Norway," Intersections Without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp.270-281

Simon, Michael J., "Roundabouts in Switzerland," Intersection without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp.41-52

Smith, Mark J., "Improved Signing for Traffic Circles," New Jersey Department of Transportation, FHWA/NJ-91-003 91-003-7350 (1990)

Stuwe, Birgit, "Capacity and Safety of Roundabouts-German Results," Intersection Without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 1-12

Tan, Jian-an, "A Microscopic Simulation Model of Roundabout Entry Operations," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp.159-176

Taylor, Marie C., "UK Techniques for the Prediction of Capacities, Queues, and Delays At Intersections Without Traffic Signals," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 274-288

Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT), "Traffic effects of a roundabout," Nordic Road & Transport Research, No. 1 (1993) pp. 9-11

Troutbeck, R.J., "Current and Future Australian Practices for the Design Unsignalized Intersections," Intersection without Traffic Signals I, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp. 1-19

Troutbeck, R.J., "Recent Australian Unsignalized Intersection Research and Practices," Intersection without Traffic Signals II, Springer-Verlag, Werner Brilon (Ed.) (1991) pp.238-257

Troutbeck, R.J., "Capacity and Delays at Roundabouts - A Literature Review," Australian Road Research Board, 14(4) (1984) pp.205-216

Troutbeck, R. J., "Changes to Analysis and Design of Roundabouts Initiated in the Austroads Guide" Proceedings 16th ARRB Conference, Vol. 16, Part 5 (1992)

Troutbeck, R.J., "Effect of Heavy Vehicles at Australian Traffic Circles and Unsignalized Intersections," Transportation Research Record 1398 (1993) pp.54-60

Troutbeck, R.J., "Capacity and Design of Traffic Circles in Australia," Transportation Research Record 1398 (1993) pp. 68-74

Troutbeck, R.J., "Traffic Interactions at Roundabouts," Proceedings 15th ARRB Conference, Vol. 15, Part 5 (1990)

Troutbeck, R.J., "Does Gap Acceptance Theory Adequately Predict the Capacity of a Roundabout," Proceedings 12th ARRB Conference, Vol. 12, Part 4 (1985) pp. 62-75

Tudge, R.T., "Accidents at Roundabouts in New South Wales," Proceedings 15th ARRB Conference, Vol. 15, Part 5 (1990)

Wallwork, Michael J., "Roundabouts," Genesis Group, Inc.

Wong, S.C., " On the Reserve Capacities of Priority Junctions and Roundabouts," Transportation Research Board, Vol. 30, No. 6 (1996) pp. 441-453

Worthington, J.C., "Roundabout Design: A Comparison of Practice in the UK and France," Proceedings of Seminar H Held at the PTRC Transport, Highways and Planning Summer Annual Meeting, University of Manchester Institute of Science And Technology, England (from 14-18 September 1992) pp. 269-279

Brilon, Werner; and Vandehey, Mark; "Roundabouts - The State of the Art in Germany"

Unknown Source, "Roundabouts – Implications of U.S. Implementation"

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BOOKS/REPORTS

The Design of Roundabouts, Brown, M., State of the Art Review, Transportation Research Laboratory (1995)

The Modern Roundabout: The Sensible Alternative for Maine, Technical Report 96-2, by Per Garder, University of Maine (July 1997) DRAFT

Statistical Models of At-Grade Intersection Accidents, Federal Highway Administration, Publication No. FHWA-RD-96-125 (November 1996)

Neighborhood Traffic Management Program, Prince George’s County, Department of Public Works and Transportation (November, 1995)

FIRST DRAFT--Modern Roundabout Practice in North America, A Synthesis of Highway Practice, National Cooperative Highway Research Program Project 20-5, Topic 28-09, prepared by Georges Jacquemart (August 1997)

Evaluating the Performance of a Roundabout, Troutbeck, R.J., Australian Road Research Report, SR 45 (August 1989)

Designs of Modern American Roundabouts, Oursten & Doctors (September 1996)

The Design and Evaluation of Roundabout Layouts, source unkown

Use of Roundabouts, Institute of Transportation Engineers, prepared by ITE Technical Council Committee 5B-17 (February 1992)

Guide Carrefours Urbains, "Chapitre VII: Les Giratoires," Guichet, B. (Mars 1995)

Empfehlungen zum Einsatz und zur Gestaltung kleiner Kresverkehrsplatze, Freistaat Sahsen

Einsatz-Und Gestaltung von Kreisverkehrsplatzen an Bundersstrassen Ausserhalb Bebauter Gebiete, Brilon, W. and Bondzio, L., Ruhr-Universitat Bochum (Juni 1995)

Acts Du Seminaire: "Giratoires 92" SETRA, CETUR

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DESIGN GUIDES

Florida Roundabout Guide, Florida Department of Transportation, March 1996

Roundabout Design Guidelines, State of Maryland Department of Transportation, State Highway Administration (1995)

Guide to Traffic Engineering Practice Roundabouts, Part 6: Roundabouts, AUSTROADS (1993)

Roundabouts: A Design Guide, National Association of Australian State Road Authorities (1986)

Small Roundabouts: Recommendations for Application and Design, Nordrhein-Westfalen Department of City Development and Traffic (MSV) (1993), prepared by Werner Brilon, Ruhr-University Bochum; translated from German by Daniel J. Parrish

Draft Guidelines for the Design of Roundabouts, Transport and Technology Division of the Department of Main Roads, Queensland, Australia (September1997)

Geometric Design of Roundabouts, The Department of Transport, The Scottish Office of Industry Department, The Welsh Office, The Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland (September 1993)

Roundabout Design Guidelines, Oursten & Doctors (1995)

Interchanges; September (1995)

Amenagement Des Carrefours Interurbains, "Chapitre 4: Les Carrefours a Sens Giratoire." SETRA (Janvier 1996)

L’Eclairage des Carrefours a Sens Giratoire, SETRA, CETUR

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VIDEO CASSETTES

Ourston & Doctors, "I-70/Vail Road"

Maryland DOT, "Modern Roundabouts"

Maryland DOT, "State Highway Administration" (1992)