Using Smartphone as On Board Unit (OBU) Emulator Implementation Study

The primary goal of this project is to use smartphones as on board unit (OBU) emulators for in-vehicle communication. The following objectives need to be achieved: (1) Validate the feasibility of using smartphones as OBU emulators. (2) Validate the accuracy of smartphone data related to transportation and refine the data stream. (3) Develop a smartphone application to emulate OBUs. (4) Evaluate the develop application based on field tests.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $325000
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV24 977-30

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      Research Center
      605 Suwannee Street MS-30
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Ponnaluri, Raj

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Central Florida, Orlando

      12201 Research Parkway, Suite 501
      Orlando, FL  United States  32826-0150
    • Principal Investigators:

      Abdel-Aty, Mohamed

    • Start Date: 20180926
    • Expected Completion Date: 20200228
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01682534
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV24 977-30
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Oct 1 2018 9:14AM