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Project Information
Project ID:   FHWA-PROJ-10-0048
Project Name:   Applications for the Environment Real-Time Synthesis Broad Agency Announcement Project: Eco-Adaptive Signalized Intersection Algorithm
Project Status:   Completed
Start Date:  September 23, 2010
End Date:  January 30, 2012
Contact Information
Last Name:  Ferlis
First Name:  Robert A (Bob)
Telephone:  202-493-3268
E-mail:  robert.ferlis@dot.gov
Office:   Office of Operations Research and Development
Team:   Operations Research and Development [HRDO-2]
Laboratory:   Transportation Operations Laboratory
Project detail
Roadmap/Focus area(s):   Air Quality and Climate Change
Project Description:   An ecoadaptive signalized intersection application and algorithm will be developed and evaluated.
An intelligent transportation systems (ITS) ecoadaptive signalized intersection application using connected vehicle technologies can significantly improve environmental performance.  
More Information URL(s):  
  1. http://www.its.dot.gov/aeris/index.htm
Product Type:   Other
Test Methodology:   Conduct research and provide information to the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Expected Benefits:   The expected benefit is the reduction of emissions, greenhouse gases, and energy consumption.
Deliverables: Name: Technical report.
Product Type(s): Other
Description: The report will summarize research findings and recommendations.
FHWA Topics:   Environment--Air Quality
TRT Terms:   Environment
Greenhouse Gases
Intelligent Transportation Systems
Highway Traffic Control
Signalized Intersection
FHWA Disciplines:   Operations
Subject Areas:   Environment
Operations and Traffic Management


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