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Comparative Analysis of Traffic Light Control Mechanism for Emergency Vehicle

Jashvantkumar R. Dave, Shailesh Panchal
2021 International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications in Engineering  
emergency vehicles to resolve conflict between multiple emergency vehicles and misuse prevention.  ...  Traffic congestion during peak hours is a critical issue worldwide.  ...  Investigation includes approaches used for sensing traffic environment, strategies for traffic light pre-emption, architectures, conflict resolution between emergency vehicles and misuse prevention.  ... 
doi:10.18201/ijisae.2021473647 fatcat:yd75w5iwrrabhpm4rqtk4r7wxa

Recent development of smart traffic lights

A'isya Nur Aulia Yusuf, Ajib Setyo Arifin, Fitri Yuli Zulkifli
2021 IAES International Journal of Artificial Intelligence (IJ-AI)  
Smart traffic light cycle settings can be grouped based on the traffic density, scenarios for emergency vehicles, and the interests of pedestrians.  ...  Therefore, a mechanism is needed so that traffic lights can intelligently and adaptively manage signal time allocation according to traffic flow conditions.  ...  In [20] devises a two-level strategy at the intersection to prevent congestion caused by accidents.  ... 
doi:10.11591/ijai.v10.i1.pp224-233 fatcat:qrfzs6fnnjevjgs4m3x66k27je

Dynamic Preemption Algorithm to Assign Priority for Emergency Vehicle in Crossing Signalised Intersection

Amenah A. Salih, Andrew Lewis, Edward Chung
2019 IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering  
This method is applicable to preempt traffic lights for EVs through an Intelligent Transportation System.  ...  Preempting traffic signals can enable EVs to reach the desired location quickly.  ...  Acknowledgments Authors would like to thank Vissim Group for their help in providing Vissim software license for them to achieve this research. Amenah A.  ... 
doi:10.1088/1757-899x/518/2/022038 fatcat:aiju4deng5f5tlom6ppq47ahby

Improved Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning for Minimizing Traffic Waiting Time

Vijay Kumar, B. Kaushik, H. Banka
2013 International Journal of Computer Applications  
In addition, This research also introduce the priority control of buses and emergent vehicles into this model.  ...  This paper depict using multi-agent reinforcement learning (MARL) algorithm for learning traffic pattern to minimize the traveling time or maximizing safety and optimizing traffic pattern (OTP).  ...  In congested traffic situation, queue spillovers must be avoided to keep the network from large-scale congestion, thus the queue length must be focused on [6] . In this model cycle is prevented.  ... 
doi:10.5120/14043-2205 fatcat:p5wtmpaq5jemfaetub4zjcdcgq

Adaptive Traffic Light Control using Google Maps API at Multiple Road Intersections

2019 International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology  
In today's urbanized world one of the major and regular crisis we face is Traffic Congestion, this crisis is caused by an increase in the usage of private vehicles adjoint with the availability in the  ...  by using Google Maps API which is a crowdsourced data used for detecting trafficked areas and these values are transferred to a private cloud storage where a traffic congestion calculation algorithm is  ...  This paper presents a strategy for an adaptive traffic light phase and duration optimization algorithm that factors in the road conditions of multiple intersections using Google Maps APIs.  ... 
doi:10.35940/ijeat.b2356.129219 fatcat:gccthh2q5vcvlk4xsxbkbfpbtu

Congestion control in vehicular adhoc network: a survey

Shamsul Jamel Elias, Shahirah Mohamed Hatim, Mohamad Yusof Darus, Shapina Abdullah, Jamaluddin Jasmis, R. Badlishah Ahmad, Adam Wong Yoon Khang
2019 Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science  
Vehicular adhoc network (VANET) has a significant potential in reducing traffic congestion to provide a stress-free and safer platform for road drivers to travel on the road.  ...  search, D-FPAV algorithm and beaconing strategies which have been proposed in order to provide better solutions towards achieving a successful Smart Tranporation System.  ...  Moreover, road drivers can make a turnover or find alternative path to avoid traffic congestion during peak period, which can save time, reduce fuel consumption, and prevent stress [4] , [11] .  ... 
doi:10.11591/ijeecs.v13.i3.pp1280-1285 fatcat:jut3rsbsgjfhzc3cgm2r6klzb4

A Review on Minimization of Ambulance Response Time Using Image Processing and Critical path Mapping Based on Traffic Con-trol

Shuja Rafiq, Department of Computer Science Engineering, Integral University, Lucknow, India
2021 Journal of Informatics Electrical and Electronics Engineering (JIEEE)  
As there will be a gradual increase in population there will be an increase in the number of vehicles, as a result of which traffic congestion is increasing and as a result, emergency vehicles such as  ...  The aim of this project is to improve simulation to determine traffic congestion, to detect a crash/accident, and to obtain an ambulance using image processing and machine learning techniques.  ...  In the current traffic situation, therefore, helping an emergency vehicle move out of traffic congestion is very much important. To solve the problems given above.  ... 
doi:10.54060/jieee/002.02.002 fatcat:e3dce3n7gnhtvmcicbdbueh2oi

Signal Timing Optimization Model for Intersections in Traffic Incidents

Jiawen Wang, Jiayu Hang, Xizhao Zhou
2020 Journal of Advanced Transportation  
Therefore, it becomes essential to develop a signal optimization method for intersections influenced by traffic incidents, which will be beneficial to prevent congestion spreading.  ...  The intersection control and management can alleviate the traffic congestion caused by traffic incidents.  ...  In all the previous researches, it has been shown that traffic signal optimization strategies for emergencies are helpful in mitigating the traffic congestion.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2020/1081365 fatcat:tbntkrdpdbempalugxgdzilfwm

An iterative learning approach for density control of freeway traffic flow via ramp metering

Zhongsheng Hou, Jian-Xin Xu, Jingwen Yan
2008 Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies  
The traffic density control problem is first formulated into an output tracking and disturbance rejection problem.  ...  In this work, we apply the iterative learning control approach to address the traffic density control problem in a macroscopic level freeway environment with ramp metering.  ...  It was reported that the local control strategy is far easy to design and implement, and proven to be noninferior to more sophisticated coordinated approaches under recurrent traffic congestion conditions  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.trc.2007.06.007 fatcat:p7h25x4ddbddhgya6vqqgyf3uu

Intelligent transportation systems and traffic management in wireless sensor networks

Murat Dener
2017 Pressacademia  
Within the scope of Traffic Management, dynamic signalization systems are mentioned. It is estimated that the work done will be beneficial to readers and practitioners.  ...  In this study, intelligent transportation systems and traffic management with Wireless Sensor Networks are described.  ...  Parking and blind spot warning sensors will prevent small accidents that may occur, and traffic congestion due to the park will be eliminated.  ... 
doi:10.17261/pressacademia.2017.571 fatcat:2o6tpayk5rcdth2cfp56cb4vpy

Multiobjective Reinforcement Learning for Traffic Signal Control Using Vehicular Ad Hoc Network

Duan Houli, Li Zhiheng, Zhang Yi
2010 EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing  
In addition, we also accommodate a priority control to the buses and the emergency vehicles through our model.  ...  The simulation results indicated that our algorithm could perform more efficiently than traditional traffic light control methods.  ...  There are six possible settings for each traffic controller to prevent accidents: two traffic lights from opposing directions allow cars to go straight ahead or to turn right (2 possibilities), two traffic  ... 
doi:10.1155/2010/724035 fatcat:avyk4vpwhva3hgxtqs47moop4i

Design of a 3D control system using PTV-VISSIM to manage Vehicle traffic

Alexi Delgado
2020 International Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering Research  
To avoid this, it is necessary to design a control system that can benefit those affected by traffic congestion.  ...  The results could help the authorities to obtain a measure that reduces the time of vehicular traffic congestion at an accessible cost, improving the quality of life of citizens.  ...  light, this will serve to prevent vehicle accidents bearing in mind that it will be connected to the traffic light controller.  ... 
doi:10.30534/ijeter/2020/55852020 fatcat:544dqns6ybgfxdkzssd2jkqwym

Efficient and Safe Strategies for Intersection Management: A Review

Jian Wang, Xinyu Guo, Xinyu Yang
2021 Sensors  
Firstly, recent contributions to efficiency-oriented, intersection management overviews from four scenes, including congestion avoidance, green light optimized speed advisory (GLOSA), trajectory planning  ...  Intersection management is a sophisticated event in the intelligent transportation system due to a variety of behavior for traffic participants.  ...  Intelligent traffic light control can alleviate traffic congestion in an emergency and avoid future traffic congestion. Many algorithms have been optimized for signal timing to improve traffic flow.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21093096 pmid:33946781 fatcat:z7vx7e2ulzamrnoivvqvafthuq

Route Clearance for Ambulance and Stolen Vehicle Detection

I. V. Rameswar Reddy
2018 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
This paper presents an intelligent traffic control system to pass emergency vehicle smoothly .For implementing this we are using RFID tags and reader.  ...  This is done by the observing the vehicles in the path if ambulance is detected then the information is sent to traffic controller an immediately green light is given for that path.  ...  implementing the correct methods and to acquire good results we should have a great distinguish between the emergency and non emergency cases which helps to prevent the unnecessary traffic congestion.  ... 
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2018.4610 fatcat:stjoxb4sczfzhacjdtz37i6kye

Road traffic congestion in the developing world

Vipin Jain, Ashlesh Sharma, Lakshminarayanan Subramanian
2012 Proceedings of the 2nd ACM Symposium on Computing for Development - ACM DEV '12  
To partially alleviate this problem, we present a local de-congestion protocol that coordinates traffic signal behavior within a small area and can locally prevent congestion collapse sustaining time variant  ...  Due to the poorly planned road networks, a common outcome in many developing regions is the presence of small critical areas which are common hot-spots for congestion; poor traffic management around these  ...  Each of the links that leads into the roundabout has an emergency signal that turns red as a reaction to congestion in the roundabout.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2160601.2160616 dblp:conf/dev/JainSS12 fatcat:hqqvsqsjk5fgvp5wz6wqifkur4
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