Publications

Articles, Journal, Etc.

 PEER REVIEW JOURNAL PUBLICATION

23. Chimba, D., Ruhazwe, E., Allen, S., and Waters, J. "Digesting the Safety Effectiveness of Cable Barrier Systems by   Numbers". Journal of Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice Volume 95, January 2017, pp 227–237

22. Chimba D. Proactive Approaches to Audit Pedestrian Safety Locations, A Model for Developing Countries. Pan African Conference on Science, Computing and Telecommunications (PACT). IEEE Xplore, pp 160-165; 2014. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7055123.  

21. Mbakisya, O., Malyuta, D., Owino, J., and Chimba D. Verification of Pavement Marking Degradation Models using Eastern Tennessee Pavement Marking Retroreflectivity Data. Pan African Conference on Science, Computing and Telecommunications (PACT). IEEE Xplore, pp 56-61; 2014. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7055137.

20. Angel, M., Sando T., Chimba D., and Kwigizile V. Effect of Rain on Traffic Operations on Florida Freeways. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board (TRR), No 2440, 2014, pp 51-59

19. Kwigizile V., Sando T., and Chimba D. Understanding the role of Alcohol and Drugs on Bicyclists Injury Severity. Advances in Transportation Studies Journal. Section A 34, 2014, pp 43-54

18. Chimba D., and Kutela, B. Scanning secondary derived crashes from disabled and abandoned vehicle incidents on uninterrupted flow highways. Journal of Safety Research (ELSEVIER), Vol 50, pp 109–116, 2014.

17. Chimba D., Kutela, B., Ogletree, G., Horne, F., and Tugwell, M.  The Impact of Abandoned and Disabled Vehicles to Freeway Incident Durations. ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol 140 Issue 3, 2014, 04013013.

16. Chimba D., Sando T., Kwigizile V., and Kutela B. “Modeling School Bus Crashes Using Zero Inflated Model”. Journal of Transportation Statistics V10, N1 2014, ISSN 1094-8848.

15. Chimba D., Emaasit, D., Allen, S., Hurst, B., and Nelson, M.  Factors affecting Median Cable Barrier Crash Frequency: New Insights. Journal of Transportation Safety and Security (Taylor and Francis),Vol. 6, 2014, pp 62-77.

14. Mergia, W, Y., Eustace, D., Chimba, D., and Qumsiyeh, M. “Exploring Factors Contributing to Injury Severity at Freeway Merging and Diverging Locations in Ohio”. Accident Analysis & Prevention (ELSEVIER), Volume 55, 2013, pp 202-210

13. Chimba, D., Emaasit D., and Kutela, B. Likelihood Parameterization of Bicycle Crash Injury Severities. Journal of Transportation Technologies, Vol. 2 No. 3, 2012, pp 213-219.

12. Chimba, D., Emaasit D., and Kutela, B. Integrating Origin-Destination Survey and Stochastic User Equilibrium: A Case Study for Route Relocation. Journal of Transportation Technologies, Vol. 2 No. 4, 2012, pp 297-304.

11. Chimba, D and Mbakisye, O. “Optimization of Short-Term “On-Street Park-Pay License Plate Surveying”, ASCE Journal of Infrastructure System, 18(3), 2012; pp 194-201.

10. Kwigizile V., Sando T., and Chimba D.  Inconsistencies of Ordered and Unordered Probability Models for Pedestrian Injury Severity. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board (TRR), No 2264, 2011, pp 110-118

9. Chimba, D and Lan, C-J. Capacity-constrained traffic forecasting model. Journal of Transportation Planning and Technology (Taylor Francis), Vol 34 (6), 2011, pp 529-545

8. Chimba, D. Fee Model for Offsetting Impact of Land Use Developments to Travel Delay. Advances in Transportation Studies an international Journal. Section A 24, 2011, pp 45-57

7. Sando, T., Chimba, D., Kwigizile, V, and Walker H. “Safety Analysis of Continuous Green through Lane Intersections. Journal of Transportation Research Forum, Vol50 (1), 2011, pp 5-17

6. Kwigizile V., Chimba D., and Sando T. A Cross-Nested Logit Model for Trip Type-Mode Choice: Application. Advances in Transportation Studies Journal. Section A 23, 2011, pp 29-40

5. Chimba D., Sando T., and Kwigizile V. “Effect of Bus Sizes and Operations to Crash Occurrences”. Accident Analysis & Prevention (ELSEVIER) Vol 42, Issue 6, 2010, pp 2063-2067

4. Chimba, D., and Sando, T. “Multinomial Probability Assessment of Motorcycle Injury Severities", Advances in Transportation Studies Journal Section B 21, 2010, pp 73-81

3. Chimba, D., and Sando T. “The prediction of highway traffic accident injury severity with neuromorphic techniques”. Advances in Transportation Studies an international Journal, Section A 19, 2009, pp. 17-26.

2. Chimba, D., Vargas, F., and Penn, M. “Multinomial Modeling of Purpose Driven Trips,” Transportation Land Use, Planning and Air Quality. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2007, pp 64-78.

1. Mussa, R., and Chimba, D. “Analysis of Crashes Occurring on Florida Six-Lane Roadways”, Advances in Transportation Studies an international Journal Section B 8, 2006, pp 43-56.

 

CONFERENCE PROCEEDING PAPERS

32. Chimba, D., Guifeng, S., Kidando, E., Hager, K., and Patel S. Funding Allocation Criteria for Local Traffic Safety  Enforcement Agencies. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2017. # 17-00493.

31. Kidando, E.,  Chimba, D., and Onyango, M. A Stochastic Model to Evaluate Service Life of Thermoplastic Pavement Markings.Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2017. # 17-00409

30. Burks, R., Soloka, E., and Chimba, D. Digesting Factors Influencing Construction, Maintenance and Utility Work Zone Traffic Injury Severities.Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2017. # 17-01449

29. Machumu, K., Sando, T., Mtoi, E., Chimba, D., and Kwigizile, V. Effect of Managed Lanes Route Decision Distance to Traffic Flow.Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2017. # 17-00178.

28. Chimba, D., and Musinguzi, A.Development of Decision Support Tools to Assess Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety: Focus on Population, Demographic and Socio-economic Spectra. Presented at the TRB 10th University Transportation Centers Spotlight Conference is Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety in Washington DC, December 2016.

27. Chimba, D. Proportionate Share to Counter the Transportation Impacts of Land Use Developments.  Presented at the17th International Academy of African Business and Development Conference (IAABD).

26. Kidando, E., and Chimba, D. Probabilistic Forecasting of Service Life of Thermoplastic Pavement Markings. Published in the Proceedings of TRB Meeting, 2016. Paper # 16-2167.

25. Walter, N., Jiles, S., Kidando, E., and Chimba, D. Survival analysis and Modeling of Debris Related Incidents. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2016. Paper # 16-1951.

24. Robinson, T., Chimba D., and Kidando, E. Utilizing Bicycle Level of Service and Latent Demand Score for Small-City Bicycle Route Planning. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2015. Paper # 15-2174.

23. Chimba D., Emaasit, D., Cherry, C., and Pannell, Z. Patterning Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics Affecting Pedestrian and Bicycle Crash. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2014. # 14-0600

22. Chimba D., Kutela, B., Ogletree, G., Horne, F., and Tugwell, M. Disabled and Abandoned Vehicle Incidents Governing Laws, Literature and Survey from Different States. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2014. Paper # 14-0023

21. Browder, K., Chimba D., and Boykin, A. A Case Study of Near Downtown University Campus Parking Problems. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2014. Paper # 14-0146

20. Angel, M., Sando T., Chimba D., and Kwigizile V. Effect of Rain on Traffic Operations on Florida Freeways. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2014. Paper # 14-5258

19. Chimba D., Emaasit, D., Allen, S., Hurst, B., and Nelson, M.  Safety Effectiveness Evaluation of the Cable Rail Systems In Tennessee. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2013. Paper # 13-0528

18. Chimba D., Kutela, B., Ogletree, G., Horne, F., and Hallavant, R.  The Impact of Abandoned and Disabled Vehicles to Freeway Incident Durations. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2013. Paper # 13-1065

17. Emaasit, D., Chimba D., Cherry, C., and Wilson, J. A Methodology to Identify Factors associated with Pedestrian High Crash Clusters Using GIS Local Spatial Autocorrelation. in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2013. # 13-0634

16. Chimba D., and Kutela, B., Sando T., and Kwigizile V. Paralleling the Influence of Unscheduled and Scheduled Roadwork Characteristics to Traffic Incident Durations. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2013. Paper # 13-0637

15. Kiara, M., and Chimba D. Comparative Analysis of Factors Affecting Transit Bus Crashes and General Traffic Crashes. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2013. Paper # 13-0109

14. Sando T., Angel, M., Wesley, M., Chimba D., and Kwigizile V. Operational Analysis of “Sharrows” on Roadways with Narrow Lane Widths. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2013. Paper # 13-2507

13. Kwigizile V., Sando T., and Chimba D.  Modeling Bicyclist Injury Severity: A Focus on the Impact of Alcohol and Drug Use. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2012. Paper # 12-0057

12. Sando T., Chimba D., and Kwigizile V. Operational analysis of interaction between vehicles and bicyclists on wide curb lane facilities. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) annual Meeting, 2011. Paper # 11-0087

11. Kwigizile V., Sando T., and Chimba D.  Implications of the Approaches for Modeling Pedestrian Injury Severity. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2011. Paper # 11-0038

10. Chimba, D. “Special Safety Mitigation Fee for Land Use Growth Management". In the Proceedings of 2010 ITE Technical Conference, Section Savannah, GA, March 2010.

9. Chimba D., Sando T., and Kwigizile V. “Synchronizing Roadway and Traffic Operations Influencing Bus Crashes”. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2010. Paper # 10-0527

8. Sando T., Chimba D., and Moses R. “The Influence of Narrower Lanes on Bus Sideswipe Crashes”, In the Proceedings of TRB, Annual Meeting, 2010. Paper # 10-1577

7. Sando T., Chimba D., and Kwigizile V. “Safety Analysis of Continuous Green through Lane Intersections”. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) , Annual Meeting, 2010. Paper # 10-1567

6. Chimba, D., Lan C., and Freddie V. “Traffic Growth Projection for Traffic Impact Studies", In the Proceedings of TRB, Annual Meeting, 2009. Paper # 09-0843

5.  Chimba, D., and Freddie V. Simplified Approach for Small Scale Traffic Projection. Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Meeting, 2008. Paper # 08-0536

4. Chimba, D., and Lan C. “Evaluation of Motorcycle Crash Injury Severities by using Multinomial Models,” Published in the Proceedings ofTransportation Research Board ( TRB) Annual Meeting, 2006, Washington DC. Paper # 06-1194

3. Jibing, L., and Chimba D. "A Supplement to Advance Guide Sign Placement Guideline in MUTCD," In the Proceedings of TRB Annual Meeting, 2006. Paper #06-2885

2.  Chimba D. "Sensitivity Analysis on Traffic Crash Prediction Models by Using STATA". In Proceedings of North American Stata Conference, Boston, MA, 2004

1.  Sando, T., Chimba, D. and Mussa, R.  Macro Analysis of Statewide Interstate System Crash Data - GIS Approach.  Paper presented at the 30th International Traffic Records Forum. Nashville, Tennessee, July 2004.






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