TRB’s National Cooperative Rail Research Program (NCRRP) Web-Only Document 1: Technical Document and User Guide for the Multi-Modal Passenger Simulation Model for Comparing Passenger Rail Energy Consumption with Competing Modes describes the technical details of an analytical framework used to create NCRRP Report 3: Comparison of Passenger Rail Energy Consumption with Competing Modes. The Web-Only Document also provides guidance on how to set up and use the multi-modal passenger simulation model provided in NCRRP Report 3.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2015. Technical Document and User Guide for the Multi-Modal Passenger Simulation Model for Comparing Passenger Rail Energy Consumption with Competing Modes. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/22080.
|2 Performance Evaluation Framework||17-39|
|3 Simulation Model Structure||40-50|
|4 Rail Mode Simulation Module||51-64|
|5 Highway Modes Simulation Modules||65-74|
|6 Air Mode Simulation Module||75-77|
|Appendix A MMPASSIM Spreadsheet Model User's Guide||80-266|
|Appendix B Terms, Abbreviations and Equation Variables||267-271|
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