Effects of a slowdown warning system in mixed communication environments : A macroscopic study

@article{Chakravarthy2007EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of a slowdown warning system in mixed communication environments : A macroscopic study},
  author={A. Chakravarthy and Jaime Peraire and Eric Feron},
  journal={2007 European Control Conference (ECC)},
  year={2007},
  pages={1901-1908}
}
Current ACC vehicles do not provide the driver with advance information of events occurring far ahead of him/her. In this paper, we discuss the concept of a slowdown warning system in automobiles, and analyze the same using PDE models. If a driver on a highway progresses abnormally slowly and/or generates large negative velocity gradients on the highway… CONTINUE READING