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A Wireless Sensor Network-Based Portable Vehicle Detector Evaluation System
AbstractIn an upcoming smart transportation environment, performance evaluations of existing Vehicle Detection Systems are crucial to maintain their accuracy. The existing evaluation method for Vehicle Detection Systems is based on a wired Vehicle Detection System reference and a video recorder, which must be operated and analyzed by capable traffic experts. However, this conventional evaluation system has many disadvantages. It is inconvenient to deploy, the evaluation takes a long time, and it lacks scalability and objectivity. To improve the evaluation procedure, this paper proposes a Portable Vehicle Detector Evaluation System based on wireless sensor networks. We describe both the architecture and design of a Vehicle Detector Evaluation System and the implementation results, focusing on the wireless sensor networks and methods for traffic information measurement. With the help of wireless sensor networks and automated analysis, our Vehicle Detector Evaluation System can evaluate a Vehicle Detection System conveniently and objectively. The extensive evaluations of our Vehicle Detector Evaluation System show that it can measure the traffic information such as volume counts and speed with over 98% accuracy.
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Yoo, S.-E. A Wireless Sensor Network-Based Portable Vehicle Detector Evaluation System. Sensors 2013, 13, 1160-1182.View more citation formats
Yoo S-E. A Wireless Sensor Network-Based Portable Vehicle Detector Evaluation System. Sensors. 2013; 13(1):1160-1182.Chicago/Turabian Style
Yoo, Seong-eun. 2013. "A Wireless Sensor Network-Based Portable Vehicle Detector Evaluation System." Sensors 13, no. 1: 1160-1182.
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