Hybrid stochastic framework for freeway traffic flow modelling

Mihaylova, L. and Boel, R. (2003) Hybrid stochastic framework for freeway traffic flow modelling. In: ISICT '03: Proceedings of the 1st international symposium on Information and communication technologies. UNSPECIFIED, Dublin, Ireland, pp. 372-377.

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Abstract

Traffic flow is an interesting many-particle phenomenon, with nonlinear interactions between the vehicles. This paper studies highway traffic and presents a general framework for traffic modelling as a stochastic hybrid system (with contin uous and discrete dynamics and some interactions between its components). The freeway is considered as a network of components, each component modelling a diffeerent section of the traffic network. A model is developed in order to design stochastic predictors of the flows. The different traffic modes and transitions between them are detected and analyzed in real data, collected by induction loop detectors from Belgian and Dutch freeways.

Item Type: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
Additional Information: p. 372-377.
Uncontrolled Keywords: /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/libraryofcongress/qa75
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Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications
ID Code: 1369
Deposited By: Dr L Mihaylov
Deposited On: 07 Feb 2008 15:19
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2019 23:29
URI: https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/1369

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