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Traffic Control For Automated Highway Systems: A Conceptual Framework
(1995)
  • Jacob Tsao
Abstract

This paper proposes a conceptual framework for designing a traffic control scheme. It adopts a top-down approach to defining major design steps starting with high-level feature definition. With the desired features defined, the top-down approach then identifies and defines moves and related planning and movement functions that are required for supporting the desired features. The paper takes a systems view and identifies the safety issues regarding the movement coordination of the large number of vehicles on an Automated Highway System (AHS).

Keywords
  • Express highways--Automation,
  • Traffic flow--Mathematical models,
  • Intelligent Vehicle Highway Systems
Publication Date
January 1, 1995
Citation Information
Jacob Tsao. "Traffic Control For Automated Highway Systems: A Conceptual Framework" (1995)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jacob_tsao/3/