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Federal Highway Administration Research and Technology
Coordinating, Developing, and Delivering Highway Transportation Innovations

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Date: 1996

Detection Technology for IVHS

Detection Technology for IVHS, Final Report, FHWA-RD-95-100 and Detection Technology for IVHS, Vol. II: Final Report Addendum, FHWA-RD-96-109 PDF

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Executive Summary

The Detection Technology for the IVHS project identified traffic parameters and their required accuracies for characterizing traffic flow in convetional and newer intelligent transportation systems (ITS); obtained state-of-the-art detectors and installed and evaluated them in three states having diverse climates; and studied the need and feasibility of establishing a national detector evaluation facility.


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