load balancing


Visible to the public Cyber Physical Regional Freight Transportation System

The sharp increase of e-commerce over the last few years has led to an augmentation in the volume of trucks both in ports and in commercial areas. Truck traffic has a negative impact on traffic flow in general, due to the size of trucks and their slower dynamics. The continuously increasing use of navigation apps has led drivers to make their routing decisions in an independent manner in an effort to minimize their own individual travel time, with possible significant deviation from a socially optimum solution.