WMN-based city traffic information acquisition system

Shuai FAN, Xin ZHANG, Wei gang WU, Jiannong Cao, Yong REN

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Abstract

Traffic information acquisition system is an essential part of the intelligent transportation system (ITS). This paper presents a novel traffic information acquisition system, i.e., a dynamic traffic information acquisition system based on wireless mesh networks (WMN). The system comprises of probe vehicles and wireless mesh networks. Compared to the conventional systems, it is independent of other network infrastructures and easy to implement. It can acquire the real-time traffic information correctly with lower cost.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-5
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of China Universities of Posts and Telecommunications
Volume14
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2007

Keywords

  • probe vehicles
  • real-time traffic information
  • TN915.02
  • wireless mesh networks

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Signal Processing
  • Information Systems
  • Computer Networks and Communications

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