PULSE: A Real Time System for Crowd Flow Prediction at Metropolitan Subway Stations

  title={PULSE: A Real Time System for Crowd Flow Prediction at Metropolitan Subway Stations},
  author={Ermal Toto and Elke A. Rundensteiner and Yanhua Li and Richard Jordan and Mariya Ishutkina and Kajal T. Claypool and Jun Luo and Fan Zhang},
The fast pace of urbanization has given rise to complex transportation networks, such as subway systems, that deploy smart card readers generating detailed transactions of mobility. Predictions of human movement based on these transaction streams represents tremendous new opportunities from optimizing fleet allocation of on-demand transportation such as UBER and LYFT to dynamic pricing of services. However, transportation research thus far has primarily focused on tackling other challenges from… 

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