Session B1 - Building a Large-Scale Podcar System: Control System Alternatives

October 28 2010 , 01:30 pm - 03:00 pm

Numerous technical challenges must be overcome to build a city-wide PRT network. This session will address alternative approaches to the design of the control system for managing a large fleet of vehicles moving simultaneously. What are the issues that must be addressed in this complex task? How do you design an initial system that can later be expanded?

Moderator: Bernie Yoo, Aerospace Corporation