Transportation activity analysis using smartphones
Author(s)Xiao, Yu; Low, David; Bandara, Thusitha; Pathak, Parth; Lim, Hock Beng; Goyal, Devendra; Santos, Jorge Oliveira; Cottrill, Caitlin; Pereira, Francisco; Zegras, Pericles C; Ben-Akiva, Moshe E; ... Show more Show less
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Transportation activity surveys investigate when, where and how people travel in urban areas to provide information necessary for urban transportation planning. In Singapore, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) carries out such a survey amongst households every four years. The survey is conducted through conventional questionnaires and travel diaries. However, the conventional surveys are problematic and error-prone. We are developing a smartphone-based transportation activity survey system to replace the traditional household surveys, which can potentially be used by LTA in future.
DepartmentMassachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Urban Studies and Planning; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Engineering Systems Division; Singapore-MIT Alliance in Research and Technology (SMART)
9th annual IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference, 2012
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Yu Xiao et al. “Transportation Activity Analysis Using Smartphones.” Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), 14-17 Jan. 2012, IEEE, 2012. 60–61. CrossRef. Web.
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INSPEC Accession Number: 12674256