TITLE

Congestion in multi-lane coupled map traffic flow model

AUTHOR(S)
Tadaki, Shin-ichi; Kikuchi, Macoto; Sugiyama, Yu¯ki; Yukawa, Satoshi
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 519 Issue 1, p578
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We have proposed a new traffic flow simulation model, Coupled Map traffic flow model based on Optimal Velocity functions (CMOV model). By introducing stochastic lane-changing rules, the model is improved to treat two lane roads with entranceways. Some characteristics in multi-lane expressways, such as the lane-usage ratio and the flow correlation between lanes, are observed by simulations and compared with observations in Tomei expressway.
ACCESSION #
5664984

 

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