• 493 Citations
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1987 …2020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2020

Analysis of Colored Variable Message Signs for Visibility and Comprehensibility

Kersavage, K., Guler, S. I. & Pietrucha, M. T., 2020, In : Transportation Research Record. 2674, 1, p. 125-134 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Legibility of the clearview typeface and FHWA standard alphabets on negative- and positive-contrast signs

Garvey, P. M., Klena, M. J., Eie, W. Y., Meeker, D. T. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 2016, In : Transportation Research Record. 2555, p. 28-36 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2013
5 Scopus citations
2012

Evaluation of effectiveness of the federal highway safety improvement program

Wu, K. F., Himes, S. & Pietrucha, M., Dec 1 2012, In : Transportation Research Record. 2318, p. 23-34 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2010

Proportion-based format system for freeway and expressway guide signs

Meeker, D. T., Pietrucha, M. T. & Garvey, P. M., Mar 1 2010, In : Journal of Transportation Engineering. 136, 3, p. 267-275 9 p., 005003QTE.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Relative visibility of internally versus externally illuminated on-premise signs

Garvey, P. M., Damin, S. J., Pietrucha, M. T. & Deptuch, D., Jan 12 2010, In : Transportation Research Record. 2149, p. 94-102 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Evaluation of driver satisfaction of travel information on variable message signs using fuzzy aggregation

Lee, D., Lee, C. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of Advanced Transportation. 42, 1, p. 5-22 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Systems and scenarios for a philosophy of engineering

Farber, D., Pietrucha, M. T. & Lakhtakia, A., Sep 1 2008, In : Interdisciplinary Science Reviews. 33, 3, p. 214-225 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2007

Incorporation of transportation user perception into evaluation of service quality of signalized intersections

Lee, D., Kim, T. G. & Pietrucha, M. T., Dec 1 2007, Highway Capacity and Quality of Service 2007. 2027 ed. p. 9-18 10 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 2027).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Scopus citations
2006

Effects of traffic characteristics and mounting location on the visibility of on-premise commercial signs

Pietrucha, M. T., Donnell, E. T., Lertworawanich, P. & Elefteriadou, L., Nov 1 2006, In : Journal of Transportation Engineering. 132, 11, p. 862-871 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Hierarchical fuzzy inference system to evaluate expert opinions on median safety

Lee, D., Pietrucha, M. T. & Donnell, E. T., Jan 1 2006, Geometric Design and the Effects on Traffic Operations 2006. 1961 ed. National Research Council, p. 34-43 10 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 1961).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Impact of highway safety flares on driver behavior

De La Riva, M., Garvey, P. M. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 2006, Driver Behavior, Older Drivers, Simulation, User Information Systems, and Visualization. 1980 ed. National Research Council, p. 39-48 10 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 1980).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Proportion-based format system for conventional road guide signs

Meeker, D. T., Pietrucha, M. T. & Garvey, P. M., Jan 1 2006, Traffic Control Devices, Visibility, and Rail-Highway Grade Crossings. 1973 ed. National Research Council, p. 36-47 12 p. (Transportation Research Record; no. 1973).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
2005

Developing roadway standards for ride quality from the customer's perspective

Poister, T. H., Garvey, P. M., Zineddin, A. Z., Pietrucha, M. T. & Smith, C. L., Jan 1 2005, In : Transportation Research Record. 1940, p. 43-51 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impact of sign orientation on on-premise commercial signs

Zineddin, A. Z., Garvey, P. M. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Transportation Engineering. 131, 1, p. 11-17 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

Use of fuzzy sets to evaluate driver perception of variable message signs

Lee, D., Pietrucha, M. T. & Sinha, S. K., Jan 1 2005, In : Transportation Research Record. 1937, p. 96-104 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2004

New font and arrow for national park service guide signs

Garvey, P. M., Chirwa, K. N., Meeker, D. T., Pietrucha, M. T., Zineddin, A. Z., Ghebrial, R. S. & Montalbano, J., Jan 1 2004, In : Transportation Research Record. 1862, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2003

Using fuzzy clustering of user perception to define levels of service at signalized intersections

Fang, F. C., Elefteriadou, L., Pecheux, K. K. & Pietrucha, M. T., Nov 1 2003, In : Journal of Transportation Engineering. 129, 6, p. 657-663 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2002

Cross-median collisions on Pennsylvania interstates and expressways

Donnell, E. T., Harwood, D. W., Bauer, K. M., Mason, J. M. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 2002, In : Transportation Research Record. 1784, p. 91-99 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2001

Letter legibility for signs and other large format applications

Garvey, P. M., Zineddin, A. Z. & Pietrucha, M. T., Dec 1 2001, In : Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. p. 1443-1447 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

6 Scopus citations
2000

Evaluation of Pennsylvania road safety audit pilot program

Pietrucha, M. T., Pieples, T. R. & Garvey, P. M., Jan 1 2000, In : Transportation Research Record. 1734, p. 12-20 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
1998

Clearer road signs ahead

Garvey, P. M., Pietrucha, M. T. & Meeker, D. T., Jul 1 1998, Ergonomics in Design, 6, 7, p. 7-11 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

10 Scopus citations
1997

Effects of font and capitalization on legibility of guide signs

Garvey, P. M., Pietrucha, M. T. & Meeker, D., Jan 1 1997, In : Transportation Research Record. 1605, p. 73-79 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Engineering improvements to aid older drivers and pedestrians

Garvey, P. M., Gates, M. T. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 1997, p. 222-228. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Model guidelines for visibility of on-premise advertisement signs

Kuhn, B. T., Garvey, P. M. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 1997, In : Transportation Research Record. 1605, p. 80-87 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
1996

Field studies of pedestrian walking speed and start-up time

Knoblauch, R. L., Pietrucha, M. T. & Nitzburg, M., Jan 1 1996, In : Transportation Research Record. 1538, p. 27-38 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

323 Scopus citations
1994

Analysis of influence of perception-reaction time on case III intersection sight distance

Brydia, R. E. & Pietrucha, M. T., Dec 1 1994, In : Transportation Research Record. 1445, p. 189-197 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1993

Development of an emergency zone sign

Pietrucha, M. T., Dec 1 1993, Transportation Research Record. 1421 ed. p. 36-44 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

General purpose microcomputer software for transportation engineering applications

Brydia, R. E. & Pietrucha, M. T., Jan 1 1993, Microcomputers in Transportation. Publ by ASCE, p. 695-706 12 p. (Microcomputers in Transportation).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1987

PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTING PEDESTRIAN FACILITIES IN SUBURBAN AND DEVELOPING RURAL AREAS.

Smith, S. A., Opiela, K. S., Impett, L. L., Pietrucha, M. T., Knoblauch, R. & Kubat, C., Jun 1 1987, National Cooperative Highway Research Program Report.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations

PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTING PEDESTRIAN FACILITIES IN SUBURBAN AND DEVELOPING RURAL AREAS - RESEARCH REPORT.

Smith, S. A., Opiela, K. S., Impett, L. L., Pietrucha, M. T., Knoblauch, R. & Kubat, C., Jun 1 1987, National Cooperative Highway Research Program Report.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter