{ "cells": [ { "cell_type": "markdown", "metadata": {}, "source": [ "# Optimization of Sao Paulo traffic" ] }, { "cell_type": "markdown", "metadata": {}, "source": [ "Lead author: Jules Deschamps.\n", "\n", "This notebook presents a simple use case of *information geometry*, in the context of *traffic optimization* in Sao Paulo.\n", "We rely on a dataset listing all traffic jams in Sao Paulo for the past two decades (their location, date, their size, their duration, i.e. how long the traffic was jammed) to propose a solution involving information geometry.\n", "\n", "This analysis relies heavily on the geometry of the *Gamma manifold*, which is particularly adapted to addressing this situation, as seen later on." ] }, { "cell_type": "markdown", "metadata": {}, "source": [ "
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