CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACHDEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING MANAGEMENTCE 429 - Traffic Engineering (2 Units)Fall 2015Instructor:Emelinda M. ParentelaOffice:VEC 203Phone: 562-985-4932E-mail: [email protected]Office hours: 1:00-1:50 PM (M); 5:00-5:50 PM (M); 1:00-1:50 PM (Th); 3:00-3:50 PM (F); or by appointment Class Time: 200-3:50 PM, MondayClassroom: VEC 402Course Description:Capacity and level of service analyses of highway facilities. Intersection signal timing design. Introduction to traffic control devices. Volume, speed and delay studies. Use of traffic data for design, planning and operational levels of analyses. Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture-Problems 2 hours) Corequisites:CE 426, 429LTextbook:Traffic Engineering, 4th Edition, McShane. W.R., Roess, R.P., and Prassas, E.S., Prentice Hall. References:Highway Capacity Manual (HCM), TRB Special Report 209, Transportation Research Board, 2010Transportation Engineering and Planning, C.S. Papacostas and P.D. Prevedouros, (2nd Edition) Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, Institute of Transportation Engineers, 2009.CALTRANS Traffic Manual. ITE Journals. Institute of Transportation Engineers.Additional references may be cited during the course of the lectures.Course Objectives:The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the fundamentals of traffic engineering and to apply traffic engineering principles in solving problems.