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Estimating the Probability of a Timely Traffic-Hazard Warning via Simulation


Nils Müllner, Martin Fränzle , Sibylle Fröschle

Publication Type:

Conference/Workshop Paper


Annual Simulation Symposium


Traffic flow simulation is exploited for estimating the probability that a message — a hazard warning in this case — is correctly transmitted to an approaching car in time, that is, before overstepping a safety threshold. The results derived by simulation provide valuable insights in the functional relation between the numerous authoritative parameters and the reliability of timely message reception.


author = {Nils M{\"u}llner and Martin Fr{\"a}nzle and Sibylle Fr{\"o}schle},
title = {Estimating the Probability of a Timely Traffic-Hazard Warning via Simulation},
month = {April},
year = {2015},
booktitle = {Annual Simulation Symposium},
url = {}