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Award Information
Agency: Department of Transportation
Branch: N/A
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 1274
Amount: $49,961.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1984
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Verac Inc
10975 Torreyana Road Suite 300, San Diego, CA, 92121
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 DR. HAROLD J. PAYNE
 DIRECTOR
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Research Institution
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Abstract
A HEURISTIC SEARCH PROCEDURE IS PROPOSED FOR SOLVING THE MIXED-INTEGER LINEAR PROGRAM ASSOCIATED WITH DETERMINING OPTIMAL SIGNAL TIMING FOR ARTERIAL AND NETWORK SIGNAL SYSTEMS. THE PROPOSED SEARCH PROCEDURE SHOWS PROMISE OF REDUCING THE COMPUTATIONAL BURDEN ASSOCIATED WITH SOLUTION OF LARGE SCALE PROBLEMS CONTAINING MANY INTEGER VARIABLES WHILE STILL PROVIDING ACCEPTABLE SOLUTION PERFORMANCE. THE PROPOSED WORK INCLUDES A PROCEDURE FOR COMPARING THE HEURISTIC TECHNIQUE AGAINST TRADITIONAL BRANCH AND BOUND METHODS USING THE COMPUTER PROGRAM MAXBAND.

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