In this paper, the author presents an overview of the growth in the use of computer simulation in traffic systems. The history behind the growth is described, followed by a discussion of application areas. New trends and applications in traffic simulation are described including demand analysis, parallel computing, cellular automata, and rule based simulation.

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    • Publication Date: 1998 Society for Computer Simulation, San Diego CA
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    Teknillinen korkeakoulu


    University of Southampton

    Transportation Research Group, Highfield Campus
    University Road
    Southampton,   United Kingdom  SO17 1BJ

    Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya

    Barcelona,   Spain 

    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul


    Nottingham Trent University


    University College London

    Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis
    London,   United Kingdom 

    Laval University

    Centre de Recherche en Amenagement et en Developpement
    Quebec City, Quebec  Canada  G1K 7P4
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    • Pursula, M
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  • Publication Date: 1998


  • English

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  • Pagination: p. 20-24

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  • Accession Number: 00799419
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH
  • Created Date: Oct 6 2000 12:00AM