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Public Transport in the Era of ITS: ITS Technologies for Public Transport

  • Andrés MonzónEmail author
  • Sara Hernandez
  • Andrés García Martínez
  • Ioannis Kaparias
  • Francesco Viti
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Part of the Springer Tracts on Transportation and Traffic book series (STTT)

Abstract

Mobility started to grow continuously from mid-nineteenth century thanks mainly to the development of rail transport services, and this trend increased even more rapidly with the growing fleet of cars and buses. The potential of those mechanised transport means made us more mobile. Getting around from place to place is essential to human engagement and endeavour.

Keywords

Public Transport Near Field Communication Trip Chain Public Transport System Fleet Management 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrés Monzón
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sara Hernandez
    • 1
  • Andrés García Martínez
    • 1
  • Ioannis Kaparias
    • 2
  • Francesco Viti
    • 3
  1. 1.Transport Research Centre (TRANSyT-UPM)Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, ETSI Caminos, Canales y Puertos, Profesor Aranguren s/nMadridSpain
  2. 2.City University LondonLondonUK
  3. 3.University of LuxembourgLuxembourgLuxembourg

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