Mathematical Modelling of Traffic Behaviour


  • Maria Liya CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru
  • Santhosh Rajan CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru
  • Arun Kenath CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru



Mathematical model, Traffic congestion, Psychological experiences, Negative affect


Mathematical modelling is a powerful tool that can be used to describe and understand complex real-world phenomena through the application of mathematical equations, algorithms, and simulations. Mathematical modelling of traffic flow plays a crucial role in understanding and predicting the dynamics of vehicular movement on roads. Usual modelling of traffic flow is restricted to treating traffic as an inorganic system. In this work, we bring in another layer of parameters that can affect traffic – human behaviour. Here, we argue that a mathematical model with behavioural components could provide a more real-world understanding of traffic flow. The primary aim of the research is to create a mathematical model that incorporates human behaviour.


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