Implications of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) in Urban and Rural Environments: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Implications of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) in Urban and Rural Environments: Emerging Research and Opportunities

António Manuel Amaral (University of Minho, Portugal), Luís Barreto (Applied Research Center for Digital Transformation (ARC4DigiT), Escola Superior de Ciências Empresariais, Instituto Politécnico Viana do Castelo, Portugal & Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal), Sara Baltazar (Escola Superior de Ciências Empresariais (ESCE), Instituto Politécnico Viana do Castelo (IPVC), Portugal & Research Center for Systems and Technologies (SYSTEC), University of Porto, Portugal & Institute of Systems and Robotics (ISR), University of Coimbra, Portugal), João Pedro Silva (Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal) and Luísa Gonçalves (Câmara Municipal de Leiria, Portugal & Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal & INESCC, NOVA IMS, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Portugal)
Release Date: November, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 293|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-1614-0
ISBN13: 9781799816140|ISBN10: 1799816141|EISBN13: 9781799816164|ISBN13 Softcover: 9781799816157

Description

With the recent advancements and implementations of technology within the global community, various regions of the world have begun to transform. The idea of smart transportation and mobility is a specific field that has been implemented among countless areas around the world that are focused on intelligent and efficient environments. Despite its strong influence and potential, sustainable mobility still faces multiple demographic and environmental challenges. New perspectives, improvements, and solutions are needed in order to successfully apply efficient and sustainable transportation within populated environments.

Implications of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) in Urban and Rural Environments: Emerging Research and Opportunities is a pivotal reference source that provides vital research on recent transportation improvements and the development of mobility systems in populated regions. While highlighting topics such as human-machine interaction, alternative vehicles, and sustainable development, this publication explores competitive solutions for transport efficiency as well as its impact on citizens’ quality of life. This book is ideally designed for researchers, environmentalists, civil engineers, architects, policymakers, strategists, academicians, and students seeking current research on mobility advancements in urban and rural areas across the globe.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Demand Transportation Services
  • Gamification System in Mobility
  • Internet of Mobility (IoM)
  • Internet of Mobility as a Service (IoMaaS)
  • MaaS Ecosystems
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
  • Public-Private-People Partnership
  • Rural and Urban Mobility
  • Smart Mobility and Transportation
  • Sustainable Mobility

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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