PRECURSOR SYSTEMS ANALYSES OF AUTOMATED HIGHWAY SYSTEMS. FINAL REPORT. ACTIVITY AREA D: LATERAL AND LONGITUDINAL CONTROL ANALYSIS

This activity area report presents a preliminary control systems analysis of each of the Representative System Configurations (RSCs) in terms of expected performance, feasibility, complexity, affect on system safety, roadway capacity, driver involvement, operation, and maintainability. Communication systems and sensors are also discussed in their relation to vehicle control. Tradeoffs are presented for a variety of system configurations to emphasize the options available to the Automated Highway System (AHS) designer.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Delco Electronics Corporation

    Delco Systems Operations, 6767 Hollister Avenue
    Goleta, CA  United States  93117-3000

    Federal Highway Administration

    Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center, 6300 Georgetown Pike
    McLean, VA  United States  22101
  • Authors:
    • HAYES, S
    • Cochran, A
    • Mangarelli, F
  • Publication Date: 1995-5

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 89 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00722568
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Resource Materials, FHWA-RD-95-140
  • Contract Numbers: DTFH61-93-C-00194
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 17 1996 12:00AM