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A Two-Lane Cellular Automata Traffic Model Under Three-Phase Traffic Theory

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Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Systems (ISICA 2015)

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In this paper, we propose a new two-lane cellular automata (CA) traffic model under the three-phase traffic theory framework. In the model, the velocity update and lane-changing rules are designed for the phase of wide moving jam, which fills the gap of two-lane CA model research in three-phase traffic theory. Then, a simulation system is designed and implemented. Numerical simulation results show that the model proposed in this paper can reproduce the typical phenomena of three-phase traffic flow. Finally, this model is used to explore the variation laws of average velocity under different phases. Our research results provide an useful reference for the management of two-lane system.

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Wang, Y., Xu, J., Lin, P. (2016). A Two-Lane Cellular Automata Traffic Model Under Three-Phase Traffic Theory. In: Li, K., Li, J., Liu, Y., Castiglione, A. (eds) Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Systems. ISICA 2015. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 575. Springer, Singapore.

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