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    • A case study for the assessment of a dynamic passenger ride sharing mobility service 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Carmona Bautista, Carlos; Serch, Oriol (2017)
      Conference report
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      Sustainable mobility is not merely a technological question. While automotive technology will be part of the solution, it will also be combined with a paradigm shift from car ownership to vehicle usage, which itself will ...
    • A comparison of deep learning methods for urban traffic forecasting using floating car data 

      Vázquez Giménez, Juan José; Arjona Martínez, Jamie; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (Elsevier, 2020)
      Article
      Open Access
      Cities today must address the challenge of sustainable mobility, and traffic state forecasting plays a key role in mitigating traffic congestion in urban areas. For example, predicting path travel time is a crucial issue ...
    • A coupled macroscopic traffic and pollutant emission modelling system for Barcelona 

      Rodríguez Rey, Daniel; Guevara Vilardell, Marc; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Salmeron Moya, Juan; Soret Miravet, Albert; Jorba Casellas, Oriol; Tena Medina, Carles; Pérez García-Pando, Carlos (2021-03)
      Article
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      We present a coupled macroscopic traffic and emission modelling system tailored to the Barcelona metropolitan area that allows estimating hourly road transport emissions at road link level. We use the developed system to ...
    • A mesoscopic traffic simulation based dynamic traffic assignment 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-04-24)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      In terms of sustainability, traffic is currently a significant challenge for urban areas, where the pollution, congestion and accidents are negative externalities which have strongly impacted the health and economy of ...
    • A practical proposal for the use of origin destination matrices in the analysis, modeling and simulation framework for traffic management 

      Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Bullejos, Manuel; Linares Herreros, María Paz (2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Dealing with traffic demand trip matrices to feed models to support decisions in traffic management is still a problem that deserves research efforts, aimed to find practical solutions applicable in the short term horizon, ...
    • A simulation assessment of shockwave detection and damping algorithms based on magnetometers and probe vehicle data 

      Garriga Porqueras, Albert; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (Elsevier, 2021)
      Article
      Open Access
      Nowadays, connected cars are uncommon on our streets, but their percentage is expected to grow uninterruptedly. These devices would provide a lot of data in real-time that can be used for road operators to improve the ...
    • A simulation framework for real-time assessment of dynamic ride sharing demand responsive transportation models 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Carmona Bautista, Carlos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Sustainable mobility is not only a technological question, automotive technology will be part of the solution combined with a paradigm shift from car ownership to vehicle usage, and the application of Information and ...
    • A traffic simulation tool for assessing smart city policies (CitScale) 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2019-09-28)
      Article
      Open Access
      Over the last century, cities have developed as a function of increased usage of automobiles as the standard transport mode. The number of cars increased along with the population as highways and parking spots became ...
    • A visualization tool based on traffic simulation for the analysis and evaluation of smart city policies, innovative vehicles and mobility concepts 

      Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Serch, Oriol; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2017)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The CitScale tool is a software platform for visualizing, analyzing and comparing the impacts of smart city policies based on innovative mobility concepts in urban areas. It places emphasis on new automotive vehicles aimed ...
    • Analysis and operational challenges of dynamic ride sharing demand responsive transportation models 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz; Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Carmona Bautista, Carlos; Montero Mercadé, Lídia (Elsevier, 2016)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      There is a wide body of evidence that suggests sustainable mobility is not only a technological question, but that automotive technology will be a part of the solution in becoming a necessary albeit insufficient condition. ...
    • Analysis and operational challenges of dynamic ride sharing demand responsive transportation models 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz; Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Montero Mercadé, Lídia (Elsevier, 2017)
      Article
      Open Access
      There is a wide evidence that sustainable mobility is not only a technological question, automotive technology will be part of the solution as a necessary but not sufficient condition, sufficiency is emerging as a combination ...
    • Analytics tool for assessing innovative mobility concepts, vehicles and city policies (CitScale) 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Lorente, Ester; Serch Muni, Oriol; Navarro, Germán; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Salmeron Moya, Juan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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      The CitScale tool is a software platform for visualizing, analyzing and comparing the impacts of new mobility concepts in urban models with special emphasis on new automotive vehicles or those based on innovative mobility ...
    • Assessment of a shared-taxi routing service for disabled people: Barcelona case study 

      Recio Domènech, Gonzalo; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Diví i Cuesta, Víctor; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (Elsevier, 2021)
      Article
      Open Access
      Nowadays, multiple passenger ridesharing and its variants look one of the more promising emerging mobility concepts. However, the real implementation of these systems accounting specifically requirements for users should ...
    • Barcelona virtual mobility Lab 

      Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Salmeron Moya, Juan; Recio Domènech, Gonzalo; Lorente García, Ester; Vázquez Giménez, Juan José (2018)
      Conference lecture
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      Los nuevos conceptos de movilidad sostenible están a la orden del día. Sin embargo, no hay una manera fácil de hacer realidad estas ideas, o de probar lo buenas que son como soluciones de movilidad (Montero et al., 2017, ...
    • Barcelona Virtual Mobility Lab: the multimodal transport simulation testbed for emerging mobility concepts evaluation 

      Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Salmeron Moya, Juan; Recio, Gonzalo; Lorente, Ester; Vázquez, Juan José (International Academy, Research, and Industry Association (IARIA), 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      New sustainable mobility concepts and smart resilient ideas are arising every day. However, there is not an easy way to bring these ideas into reality, or to test how good they are as mobility solutions. Virtual Mobility ...
    • Characterizing parking systems from sensor data through a data-driven approach 

      Arjona Martínez, Jamie; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (Informa UK (Taylor & Francis), 2021)
      Article
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      Nowadays, urban traffic affects the quality of life in cities as the problem becomes even more exacerbated by parking issues: congestion increases due to drivers searching slots to park. An Internet of Things approach ...
    • Desarrollo de un método de resolución para el problema de rutas de vehículos con clientes backhaul 

      Linares Herreros, María Paz (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-07)
      Master thesis
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      El presente proyecto estudia una de las variantes del popular problema de rutas de vehículos, en concreto, la que admite clientes de tipo backhaul (clientes donde se recoge en lugar de entregar). Esta característica del ...
    • Exploring link covering and node covering formulations of detection layout problem 

      Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Gilliéron, Fanny; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Serch Muni, Oriol; Montero Mercadé, Lídia (2012-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      The primary data input used in principal traffic models comes from Origin-Destination (OD) trip matrices, which describe the patterns of traffic behavior across the network. In this way, OD matrices become a critical ...
    • Formal and operational validation of a bus stop public transport network micro simulation 

      Fonseca Casas, Pau; Codina Sancho, Esteve; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Montañola Sales, Cristina (2014)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      We present a detailed simulation model with the purpose of analyzing the congestion and interaction between bus lines and passengers at stops. Our main goal is to perform a complete validation of a simulation model formalized ...
    • Impact on network performance of probe vehicle data usage: an experimental design for simulation assessment 

      Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Codina Sancho, Esteve; Recio, Gonzalo; Lorente, Ester; Salmeron Moya, Juan (2018-06-25)
      Article
      Open Access
      Probe-based technologies are proliferating as a means for inferring traffic states. Technological companies are interested in traffic data for computing the best routes in a traffic-aware manner and they also provide ...