Study on the Lateral Stability of B-Double Based on Clustering Analysis

  • Hong-fei Liu
  • Qiang XuEmail author
  • Hong-guo Xu
  • Cui-zhu Bao
  • Guo-jun Wang
  • Yi-hua Zhang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 503)


A novel method is proposed to establish the stability criterion of B-double based on the clustering algorithm. The patterns recognizing in the lateral stability of B-double is studied. The vehicle model of multi-degree of freedom is established in the TruckSim. The off-line clustering center is obtained by K-means clustering. The TruckSim & Simulink co-simulation platform is built to identify the vehicle driving stability according to the online identification. The method is of data mining, which makes full use of the comparison of offline data and real-time data. The simulation results show that the method can accurately and real-time quantify the lateral driving stability of the B-double considering various factors, which can provide the criterion for intervention timing and degree of control system.


B-double Stability identification K-means clustering algorithm Off-line clustering analysis Online identification 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hong-fei Liu
    • 1
  • Qiang Xu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Hong-guo Xu
    • 1
  • Cui-zhu Bao
    • 1
  • Guo-jun Wang
    • 1
  • Yi-hua Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.College of TransportationJilin UniversityChangchunChina

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