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Accession Number PB2013-101680
Title Development of Automated Testing Tools for Traffic Control Signals and Devices.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 48p
Personal Author L. J. Tung
Abstract Through a coordinated effort among the electrical engineering research team of the Florida State University (FSU) and key Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) personnel, an automated testing system for National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) TS2 Type-1 Actuated SignalController (ASC) has been developed and constructed. The system developed consists of the following: A laptop with proper ports and software, A Personal Computer Memory Card International Association (PCMCIA) card by Quatech, A device for the interface between an ASC and the Quatech card, A total of 20 automated testing programs covering all the functionalities of an ASC, An executable C Windows Console application to execute all the automated testing programs: ASCAutoTester.exe, A user manual for the automated ASC testing system, and A compact disk (CD) containing all program codes and documents of the project.
Keywords Actuated Signal Controller (ASC)
Alternative NTCIP Testing Software (ANTS)
Automatic traffic control
Computer codes
Python scripting language
Traffic control
Traffic signals
User manual

Source Agency Federal Highway Administration
NTIS Subject Category 91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
85H - Road Transportation
Corporate Author Florida State Univ., Tallahassee.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1302
Contract Number BDK83-977-08

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