Connected and automated road transport from the perspective of cities

Connected and automated road transport from the perspective of cities

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Automated driving developments are experiencing a boom. They are not only driven by advances in technology but also have a strong link with the Smart Cities agenda, where automated vehicles, the shared economy and electro-mobility will play an essential role. This section provides a review of automated vehicle literature from research projects completed in recent years.

Chapter Contents:

  • 16.1 Review of impacts of automated driving: the big picture
  • 16.1.1 Increase in the vehicle miles travelled
  • 16.1.2 Parking and land use–positive or negative impact?
  • 16.1.3 Impact on congestion
  • 16.1.4 Impact on traffic safety
  • 16.1.5 Can it work? Detailed case study in Boston
  • 16.1.6 Conclusions of the literature review
  • 16.2 The transport role and policy of city authorities
  • 16.3 What do cities think about automated vehicles?
  • 16.3.1 Are cities preparing for CAVs?
  • 16.3.2 Some insight to city thinking about traffic management and CAVs
  • 16.3.3 What do cities need (to do)?
  • 16.4 Possible interventions/actions needed to facilitate/anticipate/regulate automated driving
  • 16.5 Conclusions
  • Acknowledgements
  • References

Inspec keywords: automobiles; electric vehicles; mobile robots; smart cities

Other keywords: automated vehicle literature; smart cities agenda; automated driving developments; automated road transport; shared economy; electro-mobility

Subjects: Road-traffic system control; Mobile robots; Transportation

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