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The WisTransPortal System

The WisTransPortal system serves the computing and data management needs of the Wisconsin Traffic Operations and Safety (TOPS) Laboratory. The project scope includes support for ITS data archiving, real-time traffic information services, transportation operations applications, and transportation research. Learn more.

** Posted 8/19/2017: This Sunday, August 20, is scheduled maitenance for the WisTransPortal from 6 AM to 3 PM. Systems may be temporarily offline due to server reboots.

Citing WisTransPortal Resources

The TOPS Lab requests that authors making use of WisTransPortal resources in their research include a reference to the system in any resulting journal articles or related publications. All citations should reference the Wisconsin Traffic Operations and Safety (TOPS) Laboratory and the WisTransPortal Data Hub, http://transportal.cee.wisc.edu/. As applicable citations should also include details about the particular dataset or software system.

Examples:

  • Wisconsin Traffic Operations and Safety (TOPS) Laboratory. Wisconsin MV4000 crash data, fatal crashes 2008-2012 [dataset]. Available from the WisTransPortal Data Hub, http://transportal.cee.wisc.edu/. Wisconsin Department of Transportation [producer]. Retrieved November 2013.

  • Wisconsin Traffic Operations and Safety (TOPS) Laboratory. Wisconsin Lane Closure System [software system]. Available on the WisTransPortal Data Hub, http://transportal.cee.wisc.edu/. Accessed March 2012.

For general reference to the WisTransPortal:

Alternatively, authors may reference the following ASCE conference proceeding article:

  • Parker, S. T., & Tao, Y. (2006). WisTransPortal: A Wisconsin Traffic Operations Data Hub. In Applications of Advanced Technology in Transportation. The Ninth International Conference.

For more information, please see the WisTransPortal Contact page.




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