KURAUCHI Fumitaka

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Name
KURAUCHI Fumitaka
URL
http://www.gu-rsp.org/main/
Affiliation
Gifu University
Section
Faculty of Engineering
Degree
Dr of Engineering(Kyoto University)

Profile

Public Transport Planning and Evaluation/Transport Network Reliability Analysis/Traffic Control and Management on Expressways

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Professor, Gifu University Faculty of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
 
Apr 1994
 - 
Mar 2006
Research Associate, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2008
Assistant Professor, Kyoto University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1996
Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Kyoto University
 
 
 - 
1994
Faculty of Engineering, Kyoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2005
EASTS Outstanding Paper Award, Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies
 
Jan 2006
Kometani-Sasaki Prize fordoctoral thesis, Institute for Systems Science Research
 
Dec 2011
Best Paper Award, ITS Symposium 2010, ITS Japan
 

Published Papers

 
International Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Research      Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Amr M. Wahaballa, Ayman M. Othman, Nobuhiro Uno, Akiyoshi Takagi
International Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Research      May 2018   [Refereed]
Seham Hemdan, Amr M. Wahaballa, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Journal of Transportation Technologies   08(01) 44   2018   [Refereed]
Genaro Peque Jr.,Toshihiko Miyagi,Fumitaka Kurauchi
Int. J. Intelligent Transportation Systems Research   16(3) 215-226   2018   [Refereed]
Amr M. Wahaballa, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Toshiyuki Yamamoto, Jan-Dirk Schmöcker
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board   2652(2652) 30-38   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Khaled Saeed, Fumitaka Kurauchi
International Journal of Transportation   5(3) 1-16   2017   [Refereed]
Tsuyoshi HARADA, Tsuyoshi ONO, Fumitaka KURAUCHI, Akiyoshi TAKAGI
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. D3 (Infrastructure Planning and Management)   73(2) 109   2017   [Refereed]
   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Hiroe ANDO, Fumitaka KURAUCHI, Satoshi SUGIURA
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. D3 (Infrastructure Planning and Management)   72(5) I{\_}683   2016   [Refereed]
Khaled Saeed, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Transportation Research Procedia   10 514   2015   [Refereed]
Satoshi SUGIURA, Akiyoshi TAKAGI, Fumitaka KURAUCHI
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. F4 (Construction and Management)   71(4) I{\_}53   2015   [Refereed]
Array,Toshio Yoshii
J. Intellig. Transport. Systems   18(2) 175-176   2014   [Refereed]
Fumitaka Kurauchi,Jan-Dirk Schmöcker,Hiroshi Shimamoto,Seham M. Hassan
Public Transport   6(1-2) 21-34   2014   [Refereed]
Generation and Calibration of Transit Hyperpaths
Schmoecker, J-D, Shimamoto, H. and Kurauchi, F.
Journal of Transportation and Traffic Theory   211-230   Jun 2013
Kim, J.Y., Kurauchi, F., Uno, N., Hagihara, T. and Daito T.
Journal of Intelligent TransportationSystems: Technology, Planning, and Operations      May 2013
Yasuhiro Shiomi,Nobuhiro Uno,Hiroshi Shimamoto,Fumitaka Kurauchi,Kouji Yamamoto,Kazutoshi Tago,Yoshihiko Tsuchihashi
Int. J. Intelligent Transportation Systems Research   11(2) 65-75   2013   [Refereed]
Comprehensibility of Graphical Information Boards on IntercityExpressways by Driving Experiment
Shiomi, Y., Uno, N., Shimamoto, H., Kurauchi, F., Yamamoto, K., Tsuchihashi, T. and Tago, K
Peer-Review Proceedings of the 11th ITS Symposiumm   97-102   Dec 2012
Construction of Evaluation Method on Quasi-2-Lane Road
Kurauchi, F., Kataoka, M., Hirokawa, K., Kondo, T., Kumagai, Y. and Kitagawa, H.
Peer-Review Proceedings of the 11th ITS Symposiumm   19-24   Dec 2012
Kurauchi, F, Schmoecker J-D, Fonzone A, Hassan S, Shimamoto H and Bell M G H
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board   2284 89-99   Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Study on drivers’ comprehension and response to traffic information on advanced graphical route information panels displaying graphic symbols
Proceedigns of the 19th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems      Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Yamazaki H, Uno N and Kurauchi F
IET Intelligent Transport Systems   6(3) 306-317   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Optimal Bimodal-evacuation Planning Model for Inland Flooding
Kurauchi F, Miara T and Takagi A
The 8th Annual Conference of International Institute for Infrastructure, Renewaland Reconstruction (IIIRR), International Conference on Disaster Management2012      Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Database Construction of Newspaper Article about Evacuation Behavior from Tsunami in the Great East Japan Earthquake
Ohno, S, Takagi, A, Kurauchi, F, Demura Y and Osaki T
The 8th Annual Conference of International Institute for Infrastructure, Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR), International Conference on Disaster Management2012      Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Improvement of Dynamic Multiclass OD Estimation Model Using ETC Data
Hirokawa K, Kurauchi F, Daito T and Ozawa Y
Proceedings of the 32nd Congress for Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   289-292   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Takagi A, Honjo Y, Kurauchi F, Asano N, Hara T, Sawada K, Moriguchi S, Kitaura K and Yashima A
Journal of JSCE, F4   68(2) 109-122   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
A Risk Management Scheme of Rockfall Accidents in Northern Gifu Prefecture Japan
Hara T,Honjo Y, Takagi A, Kurauchi F and Moriguchi S
Proc. of Fifth Asian-Pacific Symposium on Structural Reliability and its Application   506-511   May 2012   [Refereed]
Optimisation of a Bus Network Configuration Considering the Common Lines Problem
Shimamoto H, Schmoecker J-D and Kurauchi F
the 91st Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers, Transportation Research Board      Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Optimisation of a Bus Network Configuration and Frequency Considering the Common Lines Problem
Shimamoto H, Schmoecker J-D and Kurauchi F
Journal of Transporation Technologies   2 220-229   2012   [Refereed]
Changes in Land Use, Socioeconomic Indices, and the Transportation System in Gifu City and their Relevance during the Late 20th Century
Guo Min and Kurauchi Fumitaka
Open Journal of Civil Engineering      2012   [Refereed]
Effectiveness of ITS Safety Merging Support and Collision Prevention Support Sevices Based on Drivers'Behavioral Analysis
Tada M, Iida K, Kurauchi F, Hiraoka T, Kanazawa F and Arima N
Journal of JSCE, D3      2012   [Refereed]
Understanding Demand/Supply Variations on Transit Network Using Smartcard Data
Kurauchi, F., Schmöcker, J.-D. and Shimamoto, H.
Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Transportation Network Reliability   1011-1024   2012
Network Evaluation Based on Connectivity Vulnerability Considering Potential Accessibility
Kurauchi Fand Harada T
Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies   689-696   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Schmoecker Jan-Dirk,Fonzone Achille, Bell Michael,Kurauchi Fumitaka,Simamoto Hiroshi
Transportation Research Part B   45(2) 392-408   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Kim JinYoung,Kurauchi Fumitaka,Uno Nobuhiro
Transportmetrica   7(1) 63-84   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Luathep,P., Sumalee, A., Ho, H. W. and Kurauchi, F.
Transportation   38(5) 799-817   2011   [Refereed]
Ohno, S, Takagi, A, Kurauchi, F and Demura Y
Proceedings of Construction Management and Research   67(4) I_145-I_158   2011   [Refereed]
Sugiura, S, Kanamori,Y, Takagi, A, Kurauchi, F and Morimoto H
Proceedings of Construction Managementand Research   67(4) I_103-I_112   2011   [Refereed]
Tsubota, T., Kikuchi H., Uchiumi K., Warita H. and Kurauchi, F.
International Journal of ITS Research   8(2) 64-70   2011   [Refereed]
Analysis of Travelers’ Departure Choice Behavior and Travel Time Uncertainty Recognition
Wahaballa Amr,Kurauchi Fumitaka,Takagi Akiyoshi,Othman Ayman
Al-Azhar Engineering Eleventh International Conference   686-712   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
A Model ofGap Choice Behavior at an Urban ExpresswayMerging Section Based on Video ImageData
Yanagihara Masami,Uno Nobuhiro,Shiomi Yasuhiro,Hong DaHee,Kurauchi Fumitaka
Transportation and Geography, Proceedings of the 14th International Conference of HongKong Society for Transportation   2 559-567   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
An Analysis of Behavioral Change of ETC-card User Due to Opening of a New Intercity Expressway Route
Yamazaki Hiroki, Uno Nobuhiro, Shiomi Yasuhiro, Kurauchi Fumitaka
Infrastructure Planning Review   27 961-972   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
A Model of Gap Choice Behavior at an Urban Expressway Merging Section byUsing Video Image Data
Yanagihara Masami,Uno Nobuhiro,Shiomi Yasuhiro,Kurauchi Fumitaka
Infrastructure Planning Review   27 551-560   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Factors Influencing Driving Behavior on Rural MountaineousRoad
Hirokawa Kazuki, Kurauchi Fumitaka, Kumagai Yasuhiko,Kataoka Motomune
Proceedings of the 30th Congress for Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   69-72   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Kurauchi Fumitaka,Schmoecker Jan-Dirk
Transportation   27 705-707   Aug 2010
CHALLENGES IN MORE EFFICIENT AND EFFECTIVE ASSET MANAGEMENT AND GOVERNANCE FOR INFRASTRUCTURE: MAINTENANCE EXPERT TRAINING PROGRAM AT GIFU
Sawada Kazuhide,Murakami Shigeyuki,Kurauchi Fumitaka,Nohara Kazuhiro
Journal of Social ManagementSystems   SMS10-135 1-6   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Study on the Benefit of Introducing Semi-dynamic DRT on the Real Transport Network
Guo Min, Kurauchi Fumitaka, Takagi Akiyoshi, Shindo Takahiro
Proceedings of the 8th ITS Symposium, Peer-Review Proceedings   121-126   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Benefits of Accident Reduction considering the Improvement of Travel Time Reliability
Kikuchi Harumi, Tsubota Takahiro, Utsumi Kazuhito, Warita Hiroshi, Kurauchi Fumitaka
Proceedings of the 8th ITS Symposium, Peer-Review Proceedings   31-36   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
An Empirical Study on Road Pavement Asset Management based on LCCConsidering Driving Safety and Comfort
Suzuki Toshiyuki, Sugiura Satoshi, Takagi Akiyoshi, Kurauchi Fumitaka
Proceedings of Construction Management and Research   16 205-214   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
A STUDY ON IMPACT OF USER COST IN THE MAINTENANCE PROGRAM OF ROAD PAVEMENT
Suzuki Toshiyuki, Sugiura Satoshi, Takagi Akiyoshi, Kurauchi Fumitaka
Proceedings of Pavement Engineering   14 239-247   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Verification of Origin DestinationTraffic Volume Estimation Based on B-zone
Maekawa Tomohiro, Iida Yasunori, Kurauchi Fumitaka, Uesaka Katsumi
Proceedings of the 29th Congress for Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   241-244   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Modelling Lane Changing Behavior on Urban Expressway Using Video Image Data
Kurauchi Fumitaka, Maruo Kanako, Uno Nobuhiro, Takagi Akiyoshi
Proceedings of the 29th Congress for Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   77-80   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Verification of Origin Destination Traffic Volume Estimation Using Traffic Simulation
Nakamura Eisaku, Uno Nobuhiro, Kurauchi Fumitaka, Daito Takehiko
Proceedings of the 29th Congressfor Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   253-256   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
A Level of Service Evaluation Based onTravel Time Reliability Using ETC Data
Yamazaki Hiroki,Uno Nobuhiro,Kurauchi Fumitaka
Proceedings of the 16th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems   CD-ROM(3406) 1-12   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Heterogeneity in multi-anticipative car-following behavior by video image data
Hong DaHee,Uno Nobuhiro,Kurauchi Fumitaka
International Journal of ITS Research   7(1) 39-48   Jun 2009   [Refereed]
Uno Nobuhiro, Kurauchi, Fumitaka, Tamura Hiroshi, Iida Yasunori
Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Technology, Planning, and Operations   13(1) 2-15   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Nobuhiro Uno,Array,Hiroshi Tamura,Yasunori Iida
J. Intellig. Transport. Systems   13(1) 2-15   2009   [Refereed]
Kurauchi Fumitaka, Harao Akira, Shimamoto Hiroshi
Journal of Infrastructure Planning and Management   64(4) 531-541   Nov 2008   [Refereed]
This study proposes a transit assignment model for a frequency-based transit network, taking into account not only the expected travel time but also travel time reliability as passengers’ route choice criteria. The uncertainty of travel time is de...
Dynamic On/Offramp Traffic Volume Estimation Using ETC Data
Kurauchi Fumitaka, Kim Jin-young, Uno Nobuhiro, Ishibashi Teruhisa
Proceedings of the 28th Congress for Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   205-208   Nov 2008   [Refereed]
Analysis on Car Following Behavior Using Image Processing Data
Hong DaHee,Uno Nobuhiro,Kurauchi Fumitaka
Proceedings of the 28th Congress for Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   85-88   Nov 2008   [Refereed]
Yamazaki Hiroki,Uno Nobuhiro,Kurauchi Fumitaka, Shimamoto Hiroshi, Kozasa Koji, Narita Hiroshi
Infrastructure Planning Review   25(4) 935-945   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Schmoecker Jan-Dirk,Bell Michael,Kurauchi Fumitaka
Transportation Research Part B   42(10) 925-945   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Multi-agent Simulation for Evaluating Demand Responsive Transport System
Kurauchi Fumitaka,Harao Akira
Proceedings of SCIS&ISIS 2008   768-773   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
An Analysis of Effects of Trend Information uponRoute Choice Behavior by In-Laboratory Experiment
Tanaka Mitsuhisa,Uno Nobuhiro,Kurauchi Fumitaka,AhnYoongho
International Journal of ITS Research   6(1) 57-65   Jul 2008   [Refereed]
Evaluating Critical Lines and Stations Considering the Impactof the Consequence Using Transit Assignment Model-Case Study of London’s Underground Network
Shimamoto Hiroshi,Kurauchi Fumitaka, Schmoecker Jan-Dirk, Bell Michael
Journal of Advanced Transportation   42(3) 291-310   Jul 2008   [Refereed]
Fumitaka Kurauchi,Michael G. H. Bell,Jan-Dirk Schmöcker
J. Math. Model. Algorithms   2(4) 309-327   2003   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Genaro Peque, Toshihiko Miyagi, Fumitaka Kurauchi
International Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Research   16 215-226   Sep 2018
© 2018, Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature. We propose two classes of algorithms for achieving the user equilibrium in simulation-based dynamic traffic assignment with special attention given to the interactions between ...
松田奈緒子, 倉内文孝, 内田賢悦, 円山琢也, 杉浦聡志, 丹下真啓, 瀧本真理, 中田寛臣, 瀬戸下伸介
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   57 ROMBUNNO.54‐22   May 2018
加藤雅仁, 倉内文孝
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   57 ROMBUNNO.18‐07   May 2018
明光就平, 倉内文孝, 安藤宏恵
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   57 ROMBUNNO.19‐02   May 2018
西田純二, 宇野伸宏, 倉内文孝, 中川義也, 望月祐洋
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   57 ROMBUNNO.02‐09   May 2018
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Yasuhiro Shiomi, Yuki Nakamura
Transportmetrica A: Transport Science   14 1-3   Jan 2018
伊藤伸, 倉内文孝, 安東直紀, 西田純二
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   56 ROMBUNNO.158   Oct 2017
安藤宏恵, 倉内文孝, 明光就平
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   56 ROMBUNNO.P21   Oct 2017
大野沙知子, 倉内文孝, 水谷香織
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   55 ROMBUNNO.05‐09   May 2017
倉内文孝
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   55 ROMBUNNO.09‐01   May 2017
安藤宏恵, 倉内文孝, 杉浦聡志
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   55 ROMBUNNO.25‐05   May 2017
明光就平, 倉内文孝, 安藤宏恵
土木計画学研究・講演集(CD-ROM)   55 ROMBUNNO.25‐03   May 2017
Michael G.H. Bell, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Supun Perera, Walter Wong
Transportation Research Part B: Methodological   99 251-266   May 2017
© 2017 Elsevier Ltd Transport networks operating at or near capacity are vulnerable to disruptions, so flow bottlenecks are potent sources of vulnerability. This paper presents an efficient method for finding transport network cuts, which may cons...
Hiroki Yamazaki, Nobuhiro Uno, Fumitaka Kurauchi
16th ITS World Congress      Jan 2009   [Refereed]
This paper describes a method of evaluating the level of service of road networks based on the average travel time and travel time reliability using electronic toll collection (ETC) data. We focus on the variance of travel time under normal circum...
倉内 文孝, 髙木 朗義, 原田 剛志
交通工学 = Traffic engineering   48(4) 72-78   Oct 2013
高木 朗義, 倉内 文孝, 出村 嘉史
高速道路と自動車   55(2) 45-48   Feb 2012
藤田 素弘, 奥村 誠, 倉内 文孝
高速道路と自動車   53(9) 43-47   Sep 2010
Masami Yanagihara, Nobuhiro Uno, Yasuhiro Shiomi, Dahee Hong, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Proceedings of the 14th HKSTS International Conference: Transportation and Geography   2 559-567   Dec 2009
The development of effective measures for improving traffic safety and efficiency in merging sections requires understanding the characteristics of vehicular behaviour and developing a traffic flow model that can precisely reproduce the traffic si...
Masami Yanagihara, Nobuhiro Uno, Yasuhiro Shiomi, Dahee Hong, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Proceedings of the 14th HKSTS International Conference: Transportation and Geography   2 559-567   May 2011   [Refereed]
The development of effective measures for improving traffic safety and efficiency in merging sections requires understanding the characteristics of vehicular behaviour and developing a traffic flow model that can precisely reproduce the traffic si...
安 隆浩, 宇野 伸宏, 倉内 文孝
交通科学   40(2) 23-26   2009
Jan Dirk Schm?cker, Michael G H Bell, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Transportation Research Part B: Methodological   42 925-945   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
This paper presents a first approach to dynamic frequency-based transit assignment. As such the model aims to close the gap between schedule-based and frequency-based models. Frequency-based approaches have some advantages compared to schedule-bas...
倉内 文孝, 宇野 伸宏
交通工学   42(3) 12-19,図巻頭1p   2007
Jin Young Kim, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Nobuhiro Uno
15th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems and ITS America Annual Meeting 2008   2 959-970   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
This paper investigates variations of road performance and traffic demand by the seasons on urban expressway. Authors have been analysing the influence of several external factors such as time of a day, day of a week, weather and commercial custom...
Nobihiro Uno, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Toshihiko Oda, Shinji Nakagawa
20th ITS World Congress Tokyo 2013      Jan 2013
VICS is a telecommunications system which transmits real-time traffic information, such as congestion and traffic regulation, and displays them on onboard equipment, such as car navigation, by text and/or graphical illustration. Started only in To...
SHIMAMOTO Hiroshi, KURAUCHI Fumitaka, IIDA Yasunori
INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING REVIEW   Vol. 22 239-246   2005   [Refereed]
Using capacity-restrained transit assignment model which takes the common lines problem into account, this study analyzes the effect of transit line configuration onto passengers' behavior. The result suggests that passengers' behavior can be affe...
ALGORITHM DEVELOPMENT FOR MEASUREMENT OF MACROSCOPIC TRAFFIC FLOW CHARACTERISTICS USING VIDEO IMAGE DATA
ANPET Congress of Transportation Research and Teaching   CDROM    2004   [Refereed]
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Michael G H Bell, Jan Dirk Schm?cker
Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms   Vol.2, 309-327 309-327   Dec 2003   [Refereed]
This paper proposes the use of absorbing Markov chains to solve the capacity constrained transit network loading problem taking common lines into account. The approach handles congested transit networks, where some passengers will not be able to b...
Jinyoung Kim, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Nobuhiro Uno
Transportmetrica   7 63-84   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Understanding the dynamic characteristics of traffic demand is a key issue in designing a more reliable transport network. Identifying variations in link flow is easy, but it is impossible to determine variations in demand directly from observed t...
Takahiro Tsubota, Harumi Kikuchi, Kazuhito Uchiumi, Hiroshi Warita, Fumitaka Kurauchi
International Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Research   9 64-70   May 2011   [Refereed]
Traffic accidents often cause lane closure, and diminish stability of travel time as well as the level of road services. On the other hand, research on the implementation of ITS services aiming at the reduction of traffic accidents has made consid...
KURAUCHI Fumitaka, IIDA Yasunori
土木学会論文集 = Proceedings of JSCE   653(IV-48) 17-27   Jul 2000   [Refereed]
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Agachai Sumalee
Journal of Advanced Transportation   42 209-212   Jan 2008
KURAUCHI Fumitaka, IIDA Yasunori
IATSS review   23(3) 146-154   Feb 1998
Hiroshi Shimamoto, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Jan Dirk Schm?cker, Michael G H Bell
Journal of Advanced Transportation   42 291-310   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
As the problem of full transit vehicles is encountered daily by passengers in most of the big cities, previous research evaluated the consequence of overcrowding in terms of on-board crowding and passengers not being able to board with full vehicl...
Dynamic estimation of road network flow using observed traffic data
Proceedings of the 10th World Congress on Transport Research   CDROM    2004   [Refereed]
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Jan Dirk Schm?cker, Achille Fonzone, Seham Hemdan, Hiroshi Shimamoto, Michael Bell
Transportation Research Record   89-99   [Refereed]
In high-frequency transit networks, travelers are often assumed to reduce their travel time by identifying sets of attractive lines. This concept was used in the development of most transit assignment models. Whether transfer penalties and waiting...
Agachai Sumalee, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Networks and Spatial Economics   6 169-172   Sep 2006
Jan Dirk Schm?cker, Hiroshi Shimamoto, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies   36 406-418   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
This paper introduces a new discrete choice model aimed at describing behaviour of public transport passengers at stops. We assume that passengers choose a set of buses from which they take the first arriving. This leads to a nested model formulat...
Jan Dirk Schm?cker, Achille Fonzone, Hiroshi Shimamoto, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Michael G H Bell
Transportation Research Part B: Methodological   45 392-408   [Refereed]
This paper proposes a frequency-based assignment model that considers travellers probability of finding a seat in their perception of route cost and hence also their route choice. The model introduces a "fail-to-sit" probability at boarding points...
Agachai Sumalee, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Networks and Spatial Economics   6 205-219   Sep 2006   [Refereed]
The focuses of this paper are optimal traffic regulation after a major disaster and evaluation of capacity reliability of a network. The paper firstly discusses the context of traffic regulation and its importance after a major disaster. Then, thi...
S. Moriguchi, Y. Otake, M. Iwata, Y. Honjo, A. Takagi, F. Kurauchi, T. Hara, K. Sawada, A. Yashima, N. Asano
Geotechnical Safety and Risk IV - Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk, ISGSR 2013   499-504   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
This paper presents a framework of risk management of rockfall using real survey data. Hida area located in Gifu prefecture in Japan is selected as a target area. In the evaluation process of rockfall provability, relative probability is calculate...
Paramet Luathep, Agachai Sumalee, H. W. Ho, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Transportation   38 799-817   [Refereed]
Traditionally, an assessment of transport network vulnerability is a computationally intensive operation. This article proposes a sensitivity analysis-based approach to improve computational efficiency and allow for large-scale applications of roa...
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Toshio Yoshii
Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems: Technology, Planning, and Operations   18 175-176   Apr 2014
Yasuhiro Shiomi, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Nobuhiro Uno, Hiroshi Shimamoto, Kouji Yamamoto, Kazutoshi Tago, Yoshihiko Tsuchihashi
19th Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress, ITS 2012      Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Graphical Route Information Panels (GRIPs) have been commonly used on expressways in Japan to provide drivers with en-route traffic information. Although GRIPs have much advantage over VMS, too much information and too complex displays may prevent...
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Jan Dirk Schm?cker
Transportation   37 705-707
Yasuhiro Shiomi, Nobuhiro Uno, Hiroshi Shimamoto, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Kouji Yamamoto, Kazutoshi Tago, Yoshihiko Tsuchihashi
International Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Research   11 65-75   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Graphical route information panels (GRIPs) have been commonly used on expressways in Japan to provide drivers with en-route traffic information. Although GRIPs have many advantages over variable message signs (VMSs), too much information and too c...
Min Guo, Fumitaka Kurauchi
Applied Mechanics and Materials   253-255 1950-1955   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Rapid urbanization and growing economic prosperity had brought a higher rate of motorization in developed countries and now in developing countries also. History can provide valuable information and lessons on the interplay of factors that shape u...
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Nobuhiro Uno, Akito Higatani, Yasunori Iida
13th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems and Services      Jan 2006   [Refereed]
By the recent progresses on the development of image processing technologies, it is technically possible to obtain both macroscopic and microscopic flow indices from video image data automatically. In this study, the video survey was conducted on ...
H. Yamazaki, N. Uno, F. Kurauchi
IET Intelligent Transport Systems   6 306-317   [Refereed]
This study describes a method of evaluating the level of service of road networks, based on the average travel time and travel time reliability using electronic toll collection (ETC) data. The authors focused on the variance in travel time under n...
Akira Harao, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Hiroshi Shimamoto
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference of Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies: Sustainable Transportation   717-726   Dec 2006   [Refereed]
This study proposes a passenger assignment model for a frequency-based transit network, which takes into account not only the expected travel time but also the reliability of travel time as passengers' path choice criteria. The uncertainty of trav...
KURAUCHI Fumitaka, IIDA Yasunori, TSUKAGUCHI Hiroshi, UNO Nobuhiro
Papers on City Planning   31(31) 457-462   Nov 1996
Traffic Management System Against Major Earthquakes
IATSS Research   vol. 24, No. 2, 6-17    2000   [Refereed]
Traffic Regulation After an Earthquake Using ITS
Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems   CD-ROM    2001   [Refereed]
TANIGUCHI Eiichi, GUAN Hongzhi, IIDA Yasunori, KURAUCHI Fumitaka
Infrastructure Planning Review   13(13) 673-679   1996
Recently the freight transportation has brought many problems such as congestion, air pollution etc. It is important to clarify the mechanism of modal choice of shippers in freight transportation. In this paper, we developed a model of modal choic...
Fumitaka Kurauchi, Jan Dirk Schm?cker, Hiroshi Shimamoto, Seham M. Hassan
Public Transport   6 21-34   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
A hyperpath can be defined as a set of attractive lines identified by the passenger, each of which might be the optimal one from the current stop, depending on lines' arrival time, frequency, cost etc. This concept can lead to complex route choice...
Nobuhiro Uno, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Hiroshi Tamura, Yasunori Iida
Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems: Technology, Planning, and Operations   13 2-15   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
The rapid progress of information technology (IT) may provide us with new insights into understanding traffic phenomena, and could help mitigate traffic problems. One of the key applications of IT to traffic and transport analysis is the identific...
Jinyoung Kim, Fumitaka Kurauchi, Nobuhiro Uno, Takeshi Hagihara, Takehiko Daito
Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems: Technology, Planning, and Operations   18 190-203   [Refereed]
In this study, we explored the potential of using electronic toll collection (ETC)-derived data that are a part of intelligent transport systems (ITS). Dynamic origin-destination (OD) traffic volumes were estimated using ETC data on the Hanshin Ex...
The Empirical Analysis on the Evaluation of Parking Guidance and Information System(共著)
Proceedings of Third Annual World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems   CD-ROM   1996
Experimental Analysis on Driver Response to Parking Guidance and information System(共著)
Conference Proceedings of the First Conference of Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies   88-102   1996
Infrastructure Planning Review   14 543-550   1997
Maxinizing Model of Zone Attraction Trips for Degraded Road Network
193-200   1997
Driver's Response to traffic and travel information of the Hanshin Expressway(共著)
Proceedings of the 4th ITS Conference   CD-ROM   1997
Dynamic Traffic Simulation Model for Evaluating Parking Guidamce and Information(共著)
Proceeding of the Third Conference of Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies   227-235   1998
A Simple Method for Estimating Dynamic Origin-Destination Matrix on the Urban Expressway : the Extension of the Combined MLS Model(共著)
Proceedings of the 5th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems   CD-ROM   1998
A Study on the Driver's Needs for Information Provided on the Hanshin Expressway(共著)
Proceedings of the 5th World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems   CD-ROM   1998
A Method For Estimating Dynamic Origin-Destination Matrices From Traffic Counts on Urban Expressways(共著)
Transportation and Traffic Theory (Abbreviated Presentation Sessions)   205-230   1999
Analyses on Drivers' Parking Behaviour under Information Provided Considering the Reliability of Information
Proceedings of Infrastructure Planning   22(1) 323-326   1999
The Possibility of Transportation Demand Management In Osaka Metropolitan Area : Personal Trip Based Analysis (共著)
Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies   3(5) 291-304   1999
An Evaluation on Effect of Travel Time Information form Real-Tine Origin-Destination Matrices Estimation Model(共著)
Proceedings of 7th World Conference on Intelligent Transport System   CD-ROM   2000

Books etc

 
AGame Theoretic Approach to the Determination of Hyperpaths in Transportation Networks
Schmoecker Jan-Dirk,Michael G H Bell,Kurauchi Fumitaka,ShimamotoHiroshi
Jul 2009   
Network Evaluation Based on Connectivity Vulnerability
Kurauchi Fumitaka,Uno Nobuhiro,Seto Yumiko,Sumalee Agachai
Jul 2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Innovation of Bus Service Quality by ITS [Invited]
Kurauchi, F.
Oct 2008   
公共交通政策に関する交通技術の理論と実際 [Invited]
Kurauchi, F.
Jan 2009   
公共交通利用促進に関する技術と評価法 [Invited]
Kurauchi, F.
Mar 2011   
地域生活交通を考えるための視点の整理 [Invited]
Kurauchi, F.
Apr 2012   
道路ネットワークの構造から下呂のアクセシビリティーを考える [Invited]
Kurauchi, F.
Oct 2012   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Fumitaka KURAUCHI
We propose a robust network design model which can contribute to construct a network which may function under an emergent situation. For this we first proposed a benefit evaluation method of disaster prevention capability of road network consisten...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2011 - 2012    Investigator(s): Fumitaka KURAUCHI
This study aims at understanding individual travel regularity/irregularity and adaptation process by large impact by using smartcard data. The regularity on travel behavior was investigated by using smartcard data, and we identified the factors wh...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(A))
Project Year: 2006 - 2008    Investigator(s): Fumitaka KURAUCHI
Analysis on the effects of Advanced Parking Management System
Estimation of Dynamic Origin-Destination Matrices