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OFFICE OF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND TECHNOLOGY AT THE TURNER-FAIRBANK HIGHWAY RESEARCH CENTER

Interactive Highway Safety Design Model (IHSDM)

Project Information

Project ID:
FHWA-PROJ-08-0060
Project Abstract:

The IHSDM is a suite of software analysis tools for explicit, quantitative evaluation of safety and operational effects of geometric design decisions during the highway design process. The complete IHSDM suite consists of six modules: Policy Review, Crash Prediction, Design Consistency, Intersection Review, Traffic Analysis, and Driver/Vehicle.

Goals

The objective of this project is to provide lifecycle systems engineering and software development services for the IHSDM software system, including:

(1) Maintain the current public release of IHSDM.

(2) Provide system engineering and software development services to incorporate enhanced and new capabilities.

(3) Provide services and support to IHSDM developers, testers, users, external application developers, and distributors.

Research HUB ID:
7844
Project Status:
Completed
Project Funding Amount (Contract Award Amount):
$1,870,745.00
Start Date:
End Date:
Public Access Plan:
No
FHWA Program Area:
  • Safety
FHWA AMRP Program:
  • Safety Data and Analysis
FHWA Activity:
  • Interactive Highway Safety Design Model

Contact Information

First Name:
Shyuan-Ren (Clayton)
Last Name:
Chen
Phone Number:
(202) 493-3054
Email Address:
Team:
Roadway Team
Office:
Office of Safety and Operations Research and Development
Office Code:
HRSO-10

Management Organizations

Sponsor Organization

Organization Role:
Sponsor Organization
Organization:
Federal Highway Administration: Office of Research, Development and Technology - Office of Safety and Operations Research and Development

Deliverables