Computer-Aided Highway Design (CE 408) Course Details

Course Name: Computer-Aided Highway Design
Code: CE 408
Pre-requisite Course(s): CE 335 Transportation Engineering
Objective: To expose students to the role of probability in highway engineering discipline. To teach students elementary concepts of highway engineering. Introduce and solve practical highway engineering problems trough InRoads software. To make students very familiar with basic highway engineering terms in details like superelevation, transition lengths, typical sections, roadways etc.
Content: Introduction to MicroStation CAD platform, introduction to InRoads platform, digital terrain model and point types symbology and feature creation for DTM, horizontal alignment and profile extraction, vertical alignment, typical cross sections, roadway modeling, superelevation.
Term: Elective
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
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