SEGMENT-WIDE ON-LINE CONTROL OF FREEWAYS TO RELIEVE CONGESTION AND IMPROVE PUBLIC SAFETY: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

This paper is an executive summary for the project entitled "Segment-Wide On-Line Control of Freeways to Relieve Congestion and Improve Public Safety". The project consisted of a number of working papers that examined various areas of freeway on-line control. Working papers are documented in the References section at the end of the report. The three major areas investigated include: monitoring of traffic detection information and incident control strategies; detector diagnostics; and ramp entry control strategies.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of California, Berkeley

    Institute of Transportation Studies Library
    Berkeley, CA  United States  94720

    California Department of Transportation

    1120 N Street
    Sacramento, CA  United States  95814

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • GRAY, J
    • Lavallee, P P
    • May, A D
  • Publication Date: 1990-6

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 40 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00610139
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWACAUCBITSRR-90-11, UCB-ITS-RR-90-11, F84T010
  • Contract Numbers: RTA13945-55A260
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1991 12:00AM