Geometric Design Of Highways

Host University

Old Dominion University

Semester

Summer 2024

Course Number

CEE 475

CRN

CRN 34520

Credits

3

Discipline

Civil, Environmental, and Infrastructure Engineering

Instructor

Nayyeri Amiri, Shahin (snayyeri@odu.edu)

Times and Days

5:30-9:45pm

M, W

Course Information

This course provides students with an understanding of basic principles and techniques in order to develop skills in the highway geometric design process. It introduces design methods for three-dimensional layout for roadways, considering cross section (lanes and shoulders, curbs, medians, roadside slopes and ditches, sidewalks), horizontal alignment (tangents and curves), and vertical alignment (grades and vertical curves).

Prerequisites

Prerequisites: CEE 370