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Smart Management System for Electric Bicycles Loan

  • Jorge Revuelta HerreroEmail author
  • Juan Francisco de Paz Santana
  • Gabriel Villarrubia González
  • Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez
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Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 615)

Abstract

Nowadays, in many urban areas we can find vehicle renting services, whose members can rent and deposit a vehicle. These services operate both nationally and internationally and the most commonly rented vehicle is the bicycle, this is because it is more personal, the hiring cost is low and it has no negative impact on the environment. This work presents an optimization method that seeks to minimize the time a bicycle user has to wait until they can travel to their desired destination; this will be done by adapting the stations at which the users deposit their bikes at the end of their trips.

Keywords

Bicycles BSS Electric bicycle 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Spanish Ministry, Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad and FEDER funds. Project. SURF: Intelligent System for integrated and sustainable management of urban fleets TIN2015-65515-C4-3-R.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jorge Revuelta Herrero
    • 1
    Email author
  • Juan Francisco de Paz Santana
    • 1
  • Gabriel Villarrubia González
    • 1
  • Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer ScienceSalamanca UniversitySalamancaSpain

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