Simulation assessment of the new generation navigation strategies
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Probe vehicle data is becoming an important source of real-time travel information for a variety of intelligent transportation system applications. Since traditional sensors have significant installation and maintenance costs, technological companies are interested in traffic data from these alternative detection techniques for computing traffic aware shortest routes. This paper analyzes and evaluates the use of data provided by probe vehicles in two reactive navigation strategies and how this affects a set of city and driver key performance indicators. The case study adopts a microscopic simulation approach to emulate real-size fleets of probe cars providing positions and speed data. The paper presents and discusses the modeling approach and the obtained results after conducting an experimental design for a Barcelona district scenario. Moreover, a simulation-based framework is introduced for simplifying simulation results analysis and easily visualizing origin-destination paths for the proposed driver segments (experts, regular and tourists).
CitationLídia Montero, Linares, M. P., Casanovas, J., Recio, G., Lorente, E., Salmeron, J. Simulation assessment of the new generation navigation strategies. A: Winter Simulation Conference. "Winter Simulation Conference 2018 (WSC): Gothenburg, Sweden: december 9-12: proceedings". 2018, p. 1-12.