Traffic Flow Simulation — Cellular Automata with Fuzzy Rules Approach

  • Marcin Burzyński
  • Waldemar Cudny
  • Witold Kosiński
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 19)


A discrete automaton model with fuzzy rules to simulate one-way traffic flow is introduced. Results of simulations are consistent with the so-called fundamental diagram (flow versus density), as is observed in the real free-way traffic. Fuzzy controller approach makes possible to include driver’s individual characteristics and provides a new point of view in the further traffic flow research.


Cellular Automaton Fuzzy Rule Traffic Flow Fuzzy Controller Transition Rule 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcin Burzyński
    • 1
  • Waldemar Cudny
    • 1
    • 2
  • Witold Kosiński
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Environmental Mechanics and Applied Computer ScienceBydgoszcz UniversityBydgoszczPoland
  2. 2.Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, IPPT PANPolish Academy of SciencesWarszawaPoland
  3. 3.Research CenterPolish-Japanese Institute of Information TechnologyWarszawaPoland

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