A Cooperative Advanced Driver Assistance System to mitigate vehicular traffic shock waves

Abstract

We address the problem of shock wave formation in uncoordinated highway traffic. First, we identify the combination of heavy traffic and small traffic perturbations or unexpected driver actions as the main causes of highway traffic jams. Then we introduce a novel distributed communication protocol that enables us to eliminate upstream shock wave formation… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/INFOCOM.2014.6848137

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