MIT News: What a single car can say about traffic

MIT Research Assistant Meshkat Botshekan has co-developed the Carbin app, which can crowdsource traffic properties using the measurements gathered from a single vehicle.
February 7, 2022

It’s now possible to measure traffic using the measurements from a single car. Using an MIT-developed navigation app called Carbin, researchers from MIT CSHub and UMass Dartmouth can cheaply gather traffic data from single vehicles. In this MIT News piece, one of Carbin's developers explains how the app works—and its potential.