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Energy-Efficient and Semi-automated Truck Platooning : Research and Evaluation

Publication year: 2022

ISBN: 978-3-030-88682-0

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This book presents research and evaluation results of the Austrian flagship project “Connecting Austria,” illustrating the wide range of research needs and questions that arise when semi-automated truck platooning is deployed in Austria. The work presented is introduced in the context of work in similar research areas around the world. This interdisciplinary research effort considers aspects of engineering, road-vehicle and infrastructure technologies, traffic management and optimization, traffic safety, and psychology, as well as potential economic effects.

Subject: Engineering, Transportation Technology and Traffic Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Control, Robotics, Mechatronics, Truck Platooning, Optimal Control, Eco-Driving, Distributed MPC, Heavy-duty Vehicle Control, Vehicle-to-X, Commercial-Vehicle Energy Efficiency, Traffic Safety, Cooperative Platooning, Computational Fluid Dynamics