Optimisation of Signal Timings in a Road Network

Samadhi Nallaperuma* (Corresponding Author), Shahin Jalili, Edward Keedwell, Alex Dawn, Laurence Oakes-Ash

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Abstract

Road network simulation models and tools are increasingly being used for strategic and operational traffic management with the use of widely available online traffic data. The widespread use of such models raises the prospect of transport system optimisation, improving energy consumption, delays and carbon emissions. Although strategic interventions such as the building of new roads or infrastructure is costly and time-consuming, significant savings can be made through the modelling and optimisation of the operation of the network through signal timings.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationComplex Networks XI
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of the 11th Conference on Complex Networks CompleNet 2020
EditorsHugo Barbosa, Jesus Gomez-Gardenes, Bruno Gonçalves, Giuseppe Mangioni, Ronaldo Menezes, Marcos Oliveira
Place of PublicationCham
PublisherSpringer
Pages257-268
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9783030409432
ISBN (Print)9783030409425
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Publication series

NameSpringer Proceedings in Complexity (SPCOM)
PublisherSpringer
ISSN (Print)2213-8684
ISSN (Electronic)2213-8692

Keywords

  • Algorithms
  • Infrastructure networks
  • Road networks

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Computer Science Applications

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    Nallaperuma, S., Jalili, S., Keedwell, E., Dawn, A., & Oakes-Ash, L. (2020). Optimisation of Signal Timings in a Road Network. In H. Barbosa, J. Gomez-Gardenes, B. Gonçalves, G. Mangioni, R. Menezes, & M. Oliveira (Eds.), Complex Networks XI: Proceedings of the 11th Conference on Complex Networks CompleNet 2020 (pp. 257-268). (Springer Proceedings in Complexity (SPCOM)). Springer . https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-40943-2_22