THE AREA TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEM AND ITS CONSTANT ESTABLISHMENT

This report is concerned with the Tokyo wide area traffic signal control system. Three hundred intersections located at the center of the Tokyo Metropolitan Area are controlled by a computer system which uses traffic information obtained directly from vehicle sensors. A flow chart of the software configeration is given and before and after figures for traffic volume, travel time, stopping time and average speed are tabulated. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Information Processing Society of Japan

    3-5-8 Shiba-Koen
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Sai, S
    • Yumoto, N
    • Kitamura, T
  • Publication Date: 1971

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 224-232
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00262319
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 20 1974 12:00AM