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Author Names : Dr. Bhavin Patel
Page No. : 04-08  volume 1 issue 1
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Dr. Bhavin Patel, Dr. Pravin Bhathawala, Queuing Theory Applied to Traffic Lights in Ahmedabad, ASIO Journal of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics & Applied Sciences (ASIO-JCPMAS),2016, 1(1): 04-08.


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The present paper describes a solution for minimizing system time in a traffic during a day in the city of Ahmedabad. This solution of a traffic problem is based on the number of vehicles observed at a traffic light. We find the expected waiting time and the system time when n vehicles have already arrived at the traffic light. The traffic flow is assumed to be governed by a Poisson process. As a result we compare the traffic on three main roads of Ahmedabad city viz.: Ashram Road, CG Road and SG Road.

Keywords: Traffic light, Traffic, Traveller, Red light, Green light, Number of vehicles, Probability density function (p.d.f)

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