The Guadalajara Urban Traffic Control Project – An Overview About Features and Needs for Tomorrow’s Mobile City Communities

  • Helena Unger
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3908)


The current contribution gives an overview on the different complex and concatenated aspects and problems of traffic control in large urban environments with a high population and traffic density. It intends to show that without innovative, Internet based technologies no suitable simulation, analysis and control of the urban traffic situation in a big city can be realized, especially under the conditions of third world countries.

Beside the introduction of a new, GRID based simulation it will be conceptually discussed, how existing infrastructural and other low cost concepts may be used to achieve significant improvements for every member of the local population community.


Public Transport Traffic Control Traffic Light Traffic Situation Intelligent Transport System 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Helena Unger
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  1. 1.Departamento de Sistema de InformaciónCentro Universitario de Ciencias Economicas y Administrativas (CUCEA), Universidad de Guadalajara (UdeG)Núcleo Los Belenes, Zapopan

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