Chapter 11. Traffic networks

  1. Stefan Bornholdt2 and
  2. Hans Georg Schuster3
  1. Kai Nagel

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602755.ch11

Handbook of Graphs and Networks: From the Genome to the Internet

Handbook of Graphs and Networks: From the Genome to the Internet

How to Cite

Nagel, K. (2002) Traffic networks, in Handbook of Graphs and Networks: From the Genome to the Internet (eds S. Bornholdt and H. G. Schuster), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602755.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Leipzig, Germany

  2. 3

    University of Kiel, Germany

Author Information

  1. Deptartment of Computer Science, ETH Zürich, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 8 NOV 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527403363

Online ISBN: 9783527602759

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Keywords:

  • traffic networks;
  • dynamics;
  • intelligent particles;
  • learning;
  • distributed computing

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Dynamics on networks

    • The four step process and static assignment

    • Simple link dynamics and the queue model

    • Virtual reality micro-simulations

    • CA implementations of virtual reality micro-simulations

    • Traffic in networks

  • Particles are intelligent

    • Route generation

    • Activity generation

    • Housing, land use, freight, life style, et al.

    • Day-to-day learning, feedback, and relaxation

    • Within-day re-planning

    • Individualization of knowledge

    • State of the art

  • Distributed computing and the network of interactions

    • Distributed computing of the traffic micro-simulation

    • Distributed computing of plans generation

  • Outlook: Dynamics of networks

  • Conclusion

  • References