Discovering functional zones using bus smart card data and points of interest in Beijing

@article{Han2015DiscoveringFZ,
  title={Discovering functional zones using bus smart card data and points of interest in Beijing},
  author={Haoying Han and Xiangdong Chen and Ying Long},
  journal={CoRR},
  year={2015},
  volume={abs/1503.03131}
}
Cities comprise various functional zones, including residential, educational, commercial zones, etc. It is important for urban planners to identify different functional zones and understand their spatial structure within the city in order to make better urban plans. In this research, we used 77976010 bus smart card records of Beijing City in one week in April 2008 and converted them into two-dimensional time series data of each bus platform, Then, through data mining in the big database system… CONTINUE READING