Accession Number PB2013-110570
Title Effortless Passenger Identification System, Transit IDEA Project No. 70.
Publication Date Jun 2013
Media Count 31p
Personal Author D. Peterson
Abstract The objective of this project was to evaluate the technical, operational, and economic feasibility of using medium-range radio frequency identification (RFID) technology to track transit passengers. The stages of the Effortless Passenger Identification System (EPIS) project consisted of four main tasks including field testing, controlled testing, consumer acceptance, and both operational and economic feasibility.
Keywords Consumers
Identification systems
Program evaluation
Public transportation
Radio frequencies
Radio frequency identification(RFID)
Transit industries

Source Agency National Academy of Science Transportation Research Board
NTIS Subject Category 91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
85 - Transportation
Corporate Author Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC. IDEA Programs.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1326
Contract Number N/A

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