The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

The use of VMS in integrated urban traffic management

Shinakis, E.G., Richards, A.C. and McDonald, M. (1995) The use of VMS in integrated urban traffic management In Proceedings of the International Conference on Applications of New Technology to Transport Systems, May 1995, Melbourne. TRL., pp. 195-211.

Record type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)

Abstract

The ROMANSE (ROad MANagement Systems in Europe) project seeks to provide information to travellers and to control the network so as to enhance the current travel and traffic conditions in the city of Southampton. This paper deals with a major roadwork and a subsequent accident at a key arterial at the outskirts of the city of Southampton. An integrated strategy, which consists of both global route guidance and UTC optimisation, will be introduced to overcome the primary and secondary traffic effects caused by the network situation described above. A network wide monitoring system, a comprehensive database (ASTRID) and an extensive amount of driver behaviour surveys which are currently being undertaken will enable a good insight regarding network effects under various traffic situations. This mechanism will facilitate the strategy implementation and the post mortem activity for the updating of the developed strategies. A review of the key route guidance functions within RGCONTRAM, the specific features relevant to VMS simulation, and the modelling assumptions will be included. (a) For the covering entry of this conference, see IRRD abstract 868345.

Full text not available from this repository.

More information

Published date: 1995

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 74592
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/74592
ISBN: 0869106635
PURE UUID: 4f6abe45-6b52-4ce6-b556-8a4f27217049

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:45

Export record

Contributors

Author: E.G. Shinakis
Author: A.C. Richards
Author: M. McDonald

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×