VANETs-Based Intelligent Transportation Systems: An Overview

  • Sarah Baras
  • Iman Saeed
  • Hadeel A. Tabaza
  • Mourad ElhadefEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 474)


The rapid development of technologies in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks (VANETs) field led to the creation of different systems and enriched researches by different private, public sectors and researchers around the world. These achievements provide a strong and secure communication between vehicles themselves (V2V) and vehicles with infrastructures (V2I). This paper gives an overview of most of the technologies that has been introduced in VANETs-Based Intelligent Transportation Systems up to date. We classified them based on their functionalities, including congestion avoidance, controlling the intersection, accident avoidance, and emergency management.


Vehicular ad-hoc networks (VANETs) Vehicle to vehicle communications (V2V) Vehicle to infrastructure communications (V2I) Roadside units (RSU) Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sarah Baras
    • 1
  • Iman Saeed
    • 1
  • Hadeel A. Tabaza
    • 1
  • Mourad Elhadef
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.College of EngineeringAbu Dhabi UniversityAbu DhabiUAE

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