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Is stereo vision a suitable remote sensing approach for motorcycle safety? An analysis of LIDAR, RADAR, and machine vision technologies subjected to the dynamics of a tilting vehicle

Gustavo Gil, Giovanni Savino, Simone Piantini, Marco Pierini
2018 Zenodo  
From a safety viewpoint, the development of Advanced Rider Assistance Systems (ARAS) for two-wheeled vehicles is lagging behind the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) of other road vehicles (e.g  ...  This study is the first analysis of three remote sensing technologies adopted by ADAS, such as RADAR, LIDAR and machine vision, but from a point of view significantly different to from that used in the  ...  Acknowledgements This work has been funded for European Community's Seventh Framework Program through the international consortium called MOTORIST (Motorcycle Rider Integrated Safety) agreement no. 608092  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1436327 fatcat:xhlf67wn75ggrioph2bfdt5jfm

New mobility services: Taxonomy, innovation and the role of ICTs

Takeru Shibayama, Guenter Emberger
2020 Transport Policy  
Based on these, in Section 6, we conduct an analysis of technological dependency of NMS on key ICTs, roles of ICTs in service innovations, and a timeline analysis of such dependencies.  ...  In this paper we use internationally-used terminologies: for example, what we refer to as "car-sharing" is what is called "car clubs" in the United Kingdom, while what we refer to as "ridesharing" and  ...  The e-scooter sharing is very similar to the dockless bike-sharing in that they are both free-floating systems parked on the public roads, the use of them does not call for a driver's license, and they  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.tranpol.2020.05.024 fatcat:moipyak23ra7jbiz74q3lmfzem

Motorcycles that See: Multifocal Stereo Vision Sensor for Advanced Safety Systems in Tilting Vehicles

Gustavo Gil, Giovanni Savino, Simone Piantini, Marco Pierini
2018 Sensors  
Our aim was to study a camera-based sensor for the application of preventive safety in tilting vehicles.  ...  Our promising results support the application of this type of sensors for advanced motorcycle safety applications.  ...  the experiments; G.G. analyzed the data; G.G. designed and build the camera-based remote sensor; S.P. designed and build the satellite marker; G.G. wrote the paper; G.S. and S.P. contributed to the improvement  ... 
doi:10.3390/s18010295 pmid:29351267 pmcid:PMC5795592 fatcat:lwn47lgl2rflnlmxbailmlvhoa

IMPROVING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ACTIVE SAFETY SYSTEMS TO SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE ACCIDENTS WITH VULNERABLE ROAD USERS

Ilona Cieślik, Jordanka Kovaceva, Marie-Pierre Bruyas, David R. Large, Martin Kunert, Sebastian Krebs, Maxim Arbitmann
2019 Zenodo  
The objective of PROSPECT was to improve significantly the effectiveness of active VRU safety systems compared to those currently on the market by: (i) expanding the scope of urban scenarios addressed  ...  Driving simulator studies were then used in a controlled and repeatable environment for the collection of data regarding the interaction between the driver and the safety function.  ...  The authors would like to thank partners of PROSPECT who contributed to the work described in this paper: Applus IDIADA, BASt, Audi, BMW, Bosch, Continental, Volvo, TNO, VTI, University of Nottingham,  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3247142 fatcat:qawxuyx755eyvg7smjsdo3nba4

Autonomous Shuttle-as-a-Service (ASaaS): Challenges, Opportunities, and Social Implications [article]

Antonio Bucchiarone, Sandro Battisti, Annapaola Marconi, Roberto Maldacea, Diego Cardona Ponce
2020 arXiv   pre-print
The goal of this article is to present an innovative vision on the introduction of the Autonomous Shuttles-as-a service (ASaaS) concept as the key pillar for the realization of innovative and sustainable  ...  Through a set of real application scenarios, we present our view, and we discuss a set of challenges, opportunities, and social implications that this way to reimage the mobility of the future introduces  ...  The impact of AV on safety is studied in [7] following models [8] to simulate the human-driven vehicles and the relationship with AV.  ... 
arXiv:2001.09763v1 fatcat:sor4udg7hncelmzzhw7kcbqtnq

The roles of users in electric, shared and automated mobility transitions

Jonn Axsen, Benjamin K. Sovacool
2019 Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment  
Much of the research to date focuses on the first category, private-functional perceptions, mainly total cost of ownership (e.g., $/km), time use and comfort.  ...  include GHG emissions, public safety and noise; and societal-symbolic perceptions include inspiring pro-societal behavior in others, and the potential to combat or reinforce the status quo system of "  ...  We note that due to the high quality and large number of submitted abstracts, we had to decline many excellent abstract submissions.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.trd.2019.02.012 fatcat:u56dv2x4anczdpkgogvb35pyki

Development of a Fuel Cell Hybrid Low-Speed Electric Vehicle Testing Facility

Sezer Tezcan, Zuomin Dong, Afzal Suleman
2006 2006 2nd IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechatronics and Embedded Systems and Applications  
The system is designed to assist in the analysis and development of FCHLSEVs as well as in the validation of current vehicle performance modeling methods.  ...  To optimize these modem vehicles and the fuel cell power system for a given driving environment, the hybrid power system and vehicle must be tested under specific road cycles developed from realistic traffic  ...  The primary purpose for these tests is road safety and functionality.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mesa.2006.296977 fatcat:g33da7fg2zdbzh6u34k3vb6xki

JOINT ESTIMATION OF ROAD ROUGHNESS FROM CROWD-SOURCED BICYCLE ACCELERATION MEASUREMENTS

O. Wage, M. Sester
2021 ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
Especially in urban settings with several alternatives, segments with many or long stops at traffic lights and badly maintained roads are avoided due to a low comfort and cyclists vary from the shortest  ...  Data was collected using smartphones, which were mounted to bike hand bars and measured positions and vertical accelerations on user's trips.  ...  The authors also thank the volunteers who contributed to the data collection and the reviewers for their valid and helpful feedback.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-annals-v-4-2021-89-2021 fatcat:w766ytrqbfgj5euxmjcxivhdvq

D2.2 State-of-the-art of Ride-sharing in Target EU Countries

Lambros Mitropoulos, Annie Kortsari, Celestino Sanchez Martin, Giuseppe Rizzi
2020 Zenodo  
The deliverable employs several data sources: EU research projects on sharing-mobility from the EU database CORDIS and partners' finalized and ongoing projects, which are relative to the scope of RIDE2RAIL  ...  Finally, the deliverable identifies the characteristics of ride-sharing travellers and ride-sharing providers, focusing on the identification of motivations and constraints that users may face when using  ...  D2.2 State-of-the-art of ride-sharing in target EU countries Version 1.4 -04/05/2020 D2.2 State-of-the-art of ride-sharing in target EU countries Version 1.4 -04/05/2020  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4559006 fatcat:74rqesihkfdsfhyxtizlt4s36y

Full Issue (24.1, Spring/Summer 2013)

Journal of Transportation Management Editors
2013 Journal of Transportation Management  
Acknowledgements The authors thank Paul Strobis and Carol Joyce-Harrington of MBTA's Office for Transportation Access for providing access to the RIDE data.  ...  Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration -grant MIOH UTCTS13, and the University Transportation Center (UTC) at the University of Detroit-Mercy.  ...  Once the minimum and maximum public transit times and the direct drive times were obtained, the data was then filtered to determine what data was viable for analysis.  ... 
doi:10.22237/jotm/1364774880 fatcat:dzj7fmjybbfrbnl4bfwo5bexu4

Motorized obsessions: life, liberty, and the small-bore engine

2008 ChoiceReviews  
The Capital Trimmer had applications for edging drives and paths.  ...  Tread Lightly in fact encourages riders to cross streams and drive through ruts, gullies, and trail washouts. 38 Tread Lightly offers absurdist "minimum impact" tips for ATV and snowmobile off-roading  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.45-4349 fatcat:gtcubohow5cmdmy2kb5f5v6kqy

The Global Quest for Sustainability. The Role of Green Infrastructure in a Post-Pandemic World [article]

Carlo Secchi, Alessandro Gili
2021 Zenodo  
What kind of policies will countries adopt to reach carbon neutrality?  ...  National plans around the world show that infrastructure is likely to provide the backbone for a resurgence in public expenditure, and to support growth in economies badly hit by the pandemic.  ...  all journeys are below 8 km, and are thus a good match for the average journey distances of micromobility offerings such as e-mopeds, e-scooters and e-bikes.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5555866 fatcat:6zpegtpbqjci3ewmzynamcaow4

Book of Abstracts BOOK OF ABSTACTS

Arend Schwab, Heiko Johanssen, Mhh Germany, Italy Dozza, Stefanie Sweden, De Hair
unpublished
, Road assessment From data to practice: a cycling path review to assess the impact of urban mobility measures on cyclists accurate Bike-lane Safety Review is achieved.  ...  Based on these parameters, simulations were carried out to define the necessary sensor field of view and implications from driving dynamics.  ...  A dynamic comfort index (DCI) was derived to objectively describe the range of vibration. We have compared the DCI with the subjective opinions of several test riders.  ... 
fatcat:glxrbln6p5anbasawvvis5qnem

PLANNING FOR SHARED MOBILITY

Cohen, Adam; Shaheen, Susan
2018
The impacts of emerging technologies on auto ownership, parking, and travel behavior remain to be seen.  ...  The impacts of emerging technologies on auto ownership, parking, and travel behavior remain to be seen.  ...  The contents of this report reflect the views of the authors and do not necessarily indicate sponsor acceptance. Fiscal Impact Analysis L.  ... 
doi:10.7922/g2nv9gdd fatcat:ys2njab6mjhorls77htjbnrm5q

Deep Reinforcement Learning Traffic Models for Personalized Driving Recommendations [article]

(:Unkn) Unknown, National Technological University Of Athens
2022
Question 6 (Q6) What kind of impact does the controlling of individual driving behavior have on driving and road safety?  ...  impact on road safety.  ...  Appendix I List of publications produced within the framework of this dissertation  ... 
doi:10.26240/heal.ntua.22062 fatcat:wzhqtbnp65gbhiitlq3mj5ibwq
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