Ubiquitous transportation network sensors
Research Review By:
Moon, Young-Jun Department of Land Transport and Advanced Technologies, Korea Transport Institute, Ilsan-Gu, Koyang City, Kyonggi-do, Korea.
- Wireless sensor networks (WSN)
- Communication media
- Nomadic devices
- Links to Primary Literature
- Additional Readings
A ubiquitous network is one that provides services anywhere to anyone or anything on any device. Ubiquitous networks characteristically are mobile, wireless, and highly distributed. In transportation, a ubiquitous network would link drivers, vehicles, and infrastructure [such as traffic signals (lights), automatic toll collection, traffic advisory services, and media communication] by a network consisting of a very large number of wireless sensor nodes.
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