Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Intelligent Transportation Systems

Edited by Ahmed Abdel-Rahim

University of Idaho, United States of America

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) have transformed surface transportation networks through the integration of advanced communications and computing technologies into the transportation infrastructure. ITS technologies have improved the safety and mobility of the transportation network through advanced applications such as electronic toll collection, in-vehicle navigation systems, collision avoidance systems, and advanced traffic management systems, and advanced traveler information systems. In this book that focuses on different ITS technologies and applications, authors from several countries have contributed chapters covering different ITS technologies, applications, and management practices with the expectation that the open exchange of scientific results and ideas presented in this book will lead to improved understanding of ITS technologies and their applications.

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Intelligent Transportation SystemsEdited by Ahmed Abdel-Rahim

Published: March 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1355

ISBN: 978-953-51-0347-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6153-0

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

29461 Total Chapter Downloads

19 Crossref Citations

20 Web of Science Citations

34 Dimensions Citations


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1. Applying Vehicular Networks for Reduced Vehicle Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emissions"

By Maazen Alsabaan, Kshirasagar Naik, Tarek Khalifa and Amiya Nayak


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2. An Investigation of Measurement for Travel Time Variability

By Steven Chien and Xiaobo Liu


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3. ITS Applications in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Bus Rapid Transit and Mobility Management Strategies in Dar es Salaam - Tanzania

By Philemon Kazimil Mzee and Emmanuel Demzee


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4. Modelling, Simulation Methods for Intelligent Transportation Systems

By George Papageorgiou and Athanasios Maimaris


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5. Microwave Beamforming Networks for Intelligent Transportation Systems

By Ardavan Rahimian


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6. Deploying Wireless Sensor Devices in Intelligent Transportation System Applications

By Kirusnapillai Selvarajah, Budiman Arief, Alan Tully and Phil Blythe


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7. Active Traffic Management as a Tool for Addressing Traffic Congestion

By Virginia P. Sisiopiku


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8. How to Provide Accurate and Robust Traffic Forecasts Practically?

By Yang Zhang


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