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Information System for Drivers Within the Integrated Traffic Management System - TRISTAR

  • Jacek OskarbskiEmail author
  • Marcin Zawisza
  • Michał Miszewski
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 531)

Abstract

Advanced traveler information systems (ATIS) for drivers are a very important element of modern traffic management. In recent years ITS infrastructure is being developed also in Poland. It allows for delivering to drivers information related to the conditions in the road network through, inter alia, dedicated Variable Message Signs (VMS). Such information enables drivers to take decisions, contributing to improving the efficiency and safety of the transport system. They also allow to manage the traffic speed dynamically, taking into account weather conditions hazards, temporary disruptions or incidents. Paper provides an overview of different solutions for Advanced Traveler Information Systems in Poland. The place of ATIS in architecture of Tri-City TRISTAR system is described as well as the use of data, functions and algorithms that allow them to be implemented. Furthermore ATIS development plans and plans for research to be carried out to improve the functioning of the system are presented.

Keywords

Intelligent transport systems Traffic management Information systems 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacek Oskarbski
    • 1
    Email author
  • Marcin Zawisza
    • 1
  • Michał Miszewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Gdansk University of TechnologyGdanskPoland

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