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James C Williams

Name

[Williams, James C]

Appointments

    • Jan 1978 to Jan 1982 traffic engineer
      Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT)

Publications

      Technical Report 2010
      • James C. Williams, Stephen P. Mattingly, Chulsu Yang, "Assessment and Validation of Managed Lanes Weaving and Access Guidelines," Project Report 0-5578-1, Texas Department of Transportation, June 2010.
        {Technical Report} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Technical Report 2008
      • Kwaku O. Obeng-Boampong, Liang Ding, Russell H. Henk, James C. Williams, Stephen P. Mattingly, Phong Vo, "An Assessment of Yield Treatments at Frontage Road-Exit Ramp and Frontage Road U-Turn Merge Areas," Project Report 0-4986-1, Texas Department of Transportation, October 2008.
        {Technical Report} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Technical Report 2007
      • S.A. Cooner, S.P. Venglar, Y. Rathod, E.J. Pultorak, J.C. Williams, P. Vo, S.P. Mattingly, "Ramp Reversal Project: Guidelines for Successful Implementation," Report 0-5105-1, Texas Department of Transportation, 2007.
        {Technical Report} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

Courses

      • CE 4313-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING

        Legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws; design of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 4313-002 Traffic Engineering

        Legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws; design of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 5331-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING OPERATIONS

        Legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws; design of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 5331-002 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING OPERATIONS

        Legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws; design of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 1104-001 Introduction to Engineering

        Introduction to basic engineering concepts.  Students will become familiar with engineering and its many subfields, ethical responsibilities, creativity, and design.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 1104-002 Introduction to Engineeering

        See CE 1104-001

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 1104-003 Introduction to Engineering

        See CE 1104-001

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 5330-001 Characteristics of Traffic

        The fundamental elements of traffic -- the driver, the vehicle, and the roadway -- are considered and then extended into studies of streams of traffic flow.  Techniques of conducting traffic engineering studies, including methods of measuring speed, volume, and density, are covered along with methods for the determination of capacity and qualilty of service on freeways and rural highways (uninterrupted flow facilities). Parking and crash studies are also included.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 5330-002 Characteristics of Traffic

        Distance section of CE 5330-001.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CE 4313-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING
        Legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws; design of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5331-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING OPERATIONS
        Legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws; design of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • CE 1104-001 INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4313-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5331-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING OPERATIONS
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4313-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5331-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING OPERATIONS
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5330-001 CHARACTERISTICS OF TRAFFIC
        The fundamental elements of traffic - the driver, the vehicle, and the roadway - are considered and then extended into studies of streams of traffic flow.  Techniques of conducting traffic engineering studies, including methods of measuring speed, volume, and density, are covered along with methods for the determination of capacity on freeways and rural highways (uninterrupted flow facilities).  Parking and accident studies are also included.  Prerequisite: CE 3302; and CE 3301 or concurrent registration therein.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4313-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING
        Design and control of fixed-time, actuated, and computer-controlled traffic signals; optimization of traffic flow at intersections; capacity analysis of intersections, legal requirements and traffic studies for installation of traffic control devices; characteristics of signs, signals, and markings; traffic laws.  Prerequisite:  CE 3302.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus
      • CE 1104 Introduction to Engineering
        Introduction to basic engineering concepts.  Students will be become familiar with engineering and its many subfields, ethical responsibilities, creativity, and design.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5331-001 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING OPERATIONS
        Methods of traffic regulation and control optimization.  Traffic laws, motorist communication by means of traffic control devices, and the design and operation of both fixed time and actuated traffic signals at intersections.  Analysis and design techniques for intersections using capacity and level of service concepts.  Credit will not be granted for both CE 4313 and CE 5331.  Prerequisites: CE 3302; and CE 3301 or concurrent registration therein.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus