Tag Archives: Transit

Bus Route Dispatch

Optimize This: The Search for Trade-Offs

Note: This is part 2 in a series of posts about mathematical modelling of public transit systems. If you haven’t already, I suggest you take a look at the first post where I try to motivate the need for, and validity of mathematical models in public transit. Another Note: This post will make use of some basic calculus, however results […]

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Simple Transit Reliability Tracking with Python

A Rainy Day Project Inspired by this video on learning python via public data hacking, I decided to create a simple data access program in order to periodically check up on the reliability of a transit system. It just so happened that around the same time, Calgary Transit released their new website which provides GPS powered real-time […]

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