A Computer Model of Bus-Waiting Problem


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This paper investigates a bus waiting problem quantitatively by building a mathematical model. The problem is when a passenger is between two stations, which station to choose is favorable for him to catch a bus? Here, several related factors are discussed to explore their influences on the bus-waiting problem, including the original bus position, the average velocity of bus, the length between two bus stations, passenger’s position and his velocity. Finally, some important conclusions are drawn.



Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 474-476)

Edited by:

Garry Zhu




S. G. Wu and J. Y. Wang, "A Computer Model of Bus-Waiting Problem", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 474-476, pp. 1263-1267, 2011

Online since:

April 2011




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