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SPEAKER: Joseph M. Sussman MIT 1.201J/11.545J, ESD.210J Introduction to Transportation Systems Fall 2006 LECTURES DISPLAYS Part I
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WHY TRANSPORTATION IS A CLIOS SYSTEM ± The “Details” ± Context ± Internal Components ± External Components
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TRANSPORTATION AND THE SOCIAL- POLITICAL-ECONOMIC CONTEXT ± Public-Policy Lever ± Private-Sector Investment ± Industrial Base (e.g., auto and shipbuilding industries) ± Economic Development ± Employer ± Large-Scale Infrastructure with long-term Impact ± Environmental Impact -Sustainable Systems ± Energy Issues ± Equity Issues
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TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM – INTERNAL COMPONENTS ± Physical system ± Management ± Labor
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TRANSPORTATION PHYSICAL SYSTEM COMPONENTS ± Infrastructure ± Guideway ± Terminals ± Stations ± Vehicles ± Power Systems ± Fuel ± Control, Communications & Location Systems
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INFRASTRUCTURE ± Guideways: Special Purpose vs. General Purpose Guideway -- some examples ± Highway ± Railroad ± Pipeline ± Air Corridors ± Terminals/Stations -- some examples ± Rail Freight Yards ± Container Port ± Airports ± Bus Stations ± Transit Stations ± Street Corner Bus Stops/Taxi Stands
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