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Taxi Demand Prediction using L-CNN

2020 International Journal of Emerging Trends in Engineering Research  
For making the trust between the drivers and clients the structure needs a qualified prediction framework.  ...  In transportation, taxi demand is a main issue in urban communities especially during the peak time. So there is a strong need for taxi prediction framework to satisfy the passenger's request.  ...  This figuring is the achievement of significant learning in past quite a while. Discontinuous neural frameworks produce desires result for the progressive data.  ... 
doi:10.30534/ijeter/2020/113892020 fatcat:k5vl2qjozfgpzmwrstjdiy2dqm

Platforms in Aotearoa: our fast-growing sharing economy

Kevin Jenkins
2018 Policy Quarterly  
Take a broad view of 'technology' and the Otago Farmers Market is a platform on a platform.  ...  Over the warmer months it has the best fresh produce in New Zealand: Central Otago apricots the size of peaches, oldschool gooseberries, greengage plums.  ...  Acknowledgements The author thanks Girol Karacaoglu, Liz Sinclair, Bill Moran, Hanna Tevita, Brody Nelson and Jonathan Boston for their insightful comments on a draft of this article, which led to a number  ... 
doi:10.26686/pq.v14i1.4762 fatcat:5cpu2fptwvf7tprkxrww2uhksq

Comparison of Driving Forces to Increasing Traffic Flow and Transport Emissions in Philippine Regions: A Spatial Decomposition Study

Geoffrey Udoka Nnadiri, Anthony S. F. Chiu, Jose Bienvenido Manuel Biona, Neil Stephen Lopez
2021 Sustainability  
Population growth is revealed as the main driver to traffic flow in most regions with the exception of a few regions and the national capital which are driven by economic activity.  ...  This study demonstrates a novel approach using spatial logarithmic mean Divisia index (LMDI) to analyze drivers of traffic flow and its corresponding CO2 emissions in regions through an illustrative case  ...  However, if a trendline is fitted with the data, an asymptotic curve can be imagined, suggesting that a saturation point can be reached.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13116500 fatcat:kzg4awfy3bf53ie43lumbg4nsa

Vehicular Alarm System Using mHealth Data and Lightweight Security Algorithms

James Kang, Sazia Parvin, Kiran Fahd, Sitalakshmi Venkatraman
2019 Technologies  
This paper proposes a novel vehicular alarm notification system by integrating mHealth data of the driver with vehicular data for improving vehicle safety.  ...  Our contribution is to provide a real-time alarm notification service to avoid potential traffic accidents by monitoring the health status of long-distance drivers, achieved through incorporating an affordable  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflicts of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/technologies7010025 fatcat:gweshovfsfc6xoskooyacpdl64

From spatial navigation via visual construction to episodic memory and imagination

Michael A. Arbib
2020 Biological cybernetics  
links to lower-level "patches" of relevant visual data.  ...  The key here is to reject approaches in which memory is restricted to unanalyzed views from familiar places, and their later recall.  ...  Acknowledgements This material is based in part on work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00422-020-00829-7 pmid:32285205 fatcat:yucpd5ezungdxmzvdodgnq7v6i

Evidence Report: Cardiovascular Disease and Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Safety (Expedited Review)

ECRI (Organization)
2007
Acknowledging the lack of a precise formula to predict exact rupture risk from risk factors, the panel paper utilized the following table of rupture risks suggested by Schermerhorn and Cronenwett (Table  ...  are more likely to suffer MI than taxi and bus drivers  ...  In this instance, the exposure variables of critical importance are the number of miles driven per unit time, the time frame over which data were collected, and the type(s) of roads driven on.  ... 
doi:10.21949/1502991 fatcat:ihjz3brih5b4bozuiq6xiyd4ma

Evaluating Contractors' Capacity Based on Safety Record and Performance of Road Construction Infrastructural Projects

James Mushori, Charles Mallans Rambo, Charles Misiko Wafula
2020 Journal of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering  
The study used both descriptive survey research design and correlation design based on a pragmatic mixed method approach.  ...  Through stratified sampling and proportionate sampling, a sample of 210 was drawn from a population of 460 comprising of registered contractors and Public Service Vehicles (PSV) drivers within Nairobi  ...  Table 3 also shows that many of Public service vehicles (PSVs) have been driven for a longer period of time which could help us learn more about their performance as a result of the roads they are driven  ... 
doi:10.11648/j.jccee.20200502.11 fatcat:lqfgu7g4orhabiiqu4sjt4ldgu

Infrastructure implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa: A system dynamics modelling approach

Theodore Anthony York, Alan Colin Brent, Josephine Kaviti Musango, Imke Hanlu de Kock
2017 Development Southern Africa  
The research objectives as mentioned above pertain primarily to the answering of the research problem and aim, existing as the desired outcome of the research eort.  ...  These practical objectives act as the backdrop for the academic intentions of the process of investigation to be undertaken. This will  ...  The Development of experiments and novel practices and technologies through a "learn by doing" approach, in order to learn the potential and limits of each new pathway.  ... 
doi:10.1080/0376835x.2017.1358601 fatcat:yczbifladvb4bfpjwroa422n4q

NEWBITS - (C)-ITS business case guidelines

Anitha Chinnaswamy, Alexeis Garcia-Perez, Riccardo Enei, Xavier Verge, Gennaro Ciccarelli, Arno Schroten, Isidoros Passas
2018 Zenodo  
of new business models suited to (C-) ITS in the European context.  ...  This project deliverable present a cost-benefit analysis conducted over four case studies in the intelligent transport sector to better understand the potential system benefits and fundamental economics  ...  It has been learned that when drivers are provided with information about other drivers approaching the same intersection, different behavioural indicators are affected in a way that a positive effect  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2591414 fatcat:73ql2xvreneopdyeffaaun2rwm

Mathematical models for chemotaxis and their applications in self-organisation phenomena [article]

K. J. Painter
2018 arXiv   pre-print
In each case a historical perspective is provided on the evidence for chemotactic behaviour, followed by a review of modelling efforts; a compendium of the models is included as an Appendix.  ...  The Patlak-Keller-Segel (PKS) system forms part of the bedrock of mathematical biology, a go-to-choice for modellers and analysts alike.  ...  KJP would like to thank the Politecnico di Torino for a Visiting Professorship position, Thomas Hillen for highly constructive comments and Philip Maini for originally introducing him to the subject.  ... 
arXiv:1806.08627v2 fatcat:dpbtbgpr2rfa3g7f2ohqjmb3ma

The Hippocampus

Marion Wright
2017 Wikijournal of Medicine  
The hippocampus (named after its resemblance to the seahorse, from the Greek ἱππόκαμπος, "seahorse" from ἵππος hippos, "horse" and κάμπος kampos, "sea monster") is a major component of the brains of humans  ...  Many neurons in the rat and mouse hippocampus respond as place cells: that is, they fire bursts of action potentials when the animal passes through a specific part of its environment.  ...  Acknowledgements Conflict of Interest: none declared.  ... 
doi:10.15347/wjm/2017.003 fatcat:l3goqe33uvcj3g5w62w7qkfmbq

Lagoon islets as indicators of recent environmental changes in the South Pacific – The New Caledonian example

Manuel Garcin, Myriam Vendé-Leclerc, Pierre Maurizot, Gonéri Le Cozannet, Bernard Robineau, Alexandre Nicolae-Lerma
2016 Continental Shelf Research  
The many thousands of Pacific islands in their different contexts (geodynamic, climatic, etc.) and the insufficient data available explain why it is difficult to clearly discern the specific role of climate  ...  Based on the studies we conducted (field surveys, reconstruction of changes in the islets over the last decades, shoreline changes) we were able to define a typology of the islets that includes 6 stages  ...  Mengin (Geological Survey of New Caledonia), to Ilona Bossanyi for improving the English, to the taxi-boat companies ("LHOOK", "Tieti Diving") for their help during the field campaigns.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.csr.2016.03.025 fatcat:km7yljulzvd6zpt6m4abim3g3i

Antibiotic Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from Clinical Specimens

2015 The Annals of Clinical and Analytical Medicine  
The journal is published six times in a year and in January, March, May, July, September ve November. The author(s) undertake(s) all scientific responsibility for the manuscript.  ...  Publishers do not give any guarantees about description of the commercial product and do not accept responsibility for the subject.  ...  Results There were 70 taxi drivers and 93 bus drivers. The mean age of the taxi drivers was 41.2±11.7 and bus drivers 42.4±9.6 years.  ... 
doi:10.4328/jcam.3864 fatcat:nhlud3paenfkdojciuz7nm3eeq

Essentials of Supply Chain Management [article]

Hokey Min
2015 Zenodo  
begun to realize the strategic importance of planning, controlling, and designing a supply chain as a whole.  ...  To capture the synergy of inter-functional and inter-organizational integration and coordination across the supply chain and to subsequently make better strategic decisions, a growing number of firms have  ...  On the other hand, warehouse automation requires a huge startup investment and involves a significant learning curve.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5710302 fatcat:t34taptxabcsrc6y6coejjb7gm

Microlearning in health professions education

Jennie C. De Gagne, Amanda Woodward, Hyeyoung K. Park, Huilin Sun, Sandra S. Yamane
2018 The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports  
Peter Bruck, head of the ARC Research Studios. The ARC Research Studios are a success story in themselves.  ...  MicroContent mashing allows the audience to become the producer and will have impact on many content usages, such as learning.  ...  We also tried to define the most interesting conditions of microlearning. First, some specific learning scenarios seem better adapted and we presented several of them.  ... 
doi:10.11124/jbisrir-2017-003884 pmid:30489350 fatcat:hgqjcgrvlnhr5dnag37f5a7ffy
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