International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Call for Papers | Open Access | Double Blind Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064

Downloads: 147 | Views: 147

M.Tech / M.E / PhD Thesis | Information Technology | China | Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016

An Algorithm for Full Coverage and Real Time Traffic Density Calculation on Roads

Juma Joram Mashenene [2] | Xuewen Ding [4] | Said Kassim Katungunya [2]

Abstract: Intelligent traffic light systems are vital on assuring a realistic control and smooth flow of vehicles on the roads. For many years various systems had been proposed to solve various challenges related to vehicle traffic control. With all those efforts the traffic light systems in place as of now are inefficient and unrealistic due to the fact that most of the proposed solutions they failed to acknowledge the fact that coverage area of their systems is a vital player towards realistic systems, most of them are confined to traffic light junctions neighborhood. We propose an algorithm that increases surveillance coverage area to entire road segments and evaluates the incoming and outgoing vehicle traffic from the various road segments and at any given point of time it ensures that the exactly number of vehicles on the various road segments is known and this information is coupled to the timing subsystem for the evaluation of the time slot for various road segment on that round. The proposed algorithm together with its environmental setup will improve the efficiency vehicle traffic flow on our roads due to its realistic nature.

Keywords: Intelligent traffic light systems, Vehicle traffic flow, Vehicle traffic density

Edition: Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016,

Pages: 32 - 35

How to Download this Article?

You Need to Register Your Email Address Before You Can Download the Article PDF

How to Cite this Article?

Juma Joram Mashenene, Xuewen Ding, Said Kassim Katungunya, "An Algorithm for Full Coverage and Real Time Traffic Density Calculation on Roads", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016, pp. 32-35,

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Intelligent'

Downloads: 106

Review Papers, Information Technology, India, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014

Pages: 2450 - 2454

An Offline Filtering Agent for Website Analysis and Content Rating: A Review

Vrushali Sanjay Kharad | Prof. S. S. Kulkarni

Share this Article

Downloads: 106

Research Paper, Information Technology, Kenya, Volume 7 Issue 4, April 2018

Pages: 593 - 598

Intelligent Agents Based Fuzzy Liquidity Management Technique for Mobile Money Transfer

Millicent Murithi | George Okeyo [3] | Michael Kimwele [2]

Share this Article