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Applications and Market Outlook

  • Michel Parent
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Abstract

The technologies for implementing intelligence in road vehicles are improving very rapidly and products are now available in the market. Not only for traditional passenger vehicles but also for trucks and buses and for a new generation of urban vehicles that are now appearing on the market as a transportation service instead of a product to be bought by the final user.

This chapter will look into the potential markets for the technologies in these different applications such as:
  • Private passenger vehicles

  • Public urban vehicles

  • Urban freight delivery

  • Rapid transit (including BRT, PRT, and CTS)

  • Long-distance freight

Keywords

Electric Vehicle Freight Transport Rapid Transit Intelligent Vehicle Vienna Convention 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London Ltd. 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Unité de recherche INRIA Paris RocquencourtProject IMARALe Chesnay CedexFrance

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