Perspectives on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
"Perspectives on ITS" is a collection of the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) writings of Professor Joseph M. Sussman from MIT. Professor Sussman is a long-time major participant in the ITS world, beginning with his work on the core writing team in the original "IVHS" Strategic Plan in 1991-92, and continuing on to the present day. He has worked in a number of ITS area and is a keen observer of the ITS scene in general.
The book contains extended articles on various aspects of ITS and perspectives on the future of the field, building on its rich history; organizational issues related to ITS – in particular, regionalism and the transportation / information infrastructure; and ITS’ implications for the transportation profession at large and for transportation education. In addition it contains 14 selected columns from the ITS Quarterly.
Provides a one volume analysis of the history and direction of ITS which would be marketable to both students and professionalsDiscusses the history and critical issues of ITS which in turn informs current issues and decisions about ITSAuthor Joseph S. Sussman is well-known and highly regarded in the field of ITS and in transportation engineering and policy circles