Shockwave - Traffic Flow Theory Shockwave Hong K LO Civil...

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1 Traffic Flow Theory: Shockwave Hong K LO Civil Engineering HKUST
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3 Shockwave Analysis A shock wave is said to exist whenever traffic streams of varying stream conditions meet. Flow-speed-density states change over space and time. When these changes occur a boundary is established that marks the time time-space domain of one flow state from another.
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