Roads and traffic make complex networks. Can we find robust patterns of congestion in a city?
Richard Sowers spoke on Big Data and Traffic Patterns at the IPAM Workshop on Safe Operation of Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Fleets
Jin Ho Lee has received an REU from the Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering for “Explorations in Transportation Data”.
“Nonlinear Optimal Velocity Car Following Dynamics (I): Approximation in Presence of Deterministic and Stochastic Perturbations” and “Nonlinear Optimal Velocity Car Following Dynamics (II): Rate of Convergence In the Presence of Fast perturbation” by Hossein Nick Zinat Matin and R. Sowers have been accepted for publication in the 2020 American Control Conference.
How much time would you have to give up to avoid accidents? We combined some datasets from New York City to understand this tradeoff
Tradeoffs between Safety and Time: A Scale-Free Routing View, by Daniel Carmody and R. Sowers, has been accepted to Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies.
UIUC Press release: https://news.illinois.edu/view/6367/803754