OSU Traffic Detectors




Traffic detectors describe the computerized field control systems located at every signalized intersection that run the red–yellow–green lights on traffic signal systems.

The OSU Transportation and Parking Division currently uses both video and vehicle detection to help with real–time signal timing.


StakeholderRoleRole Status
The Ohio State UniversityOwnsExisting

Physical Objects

ITS Roadway Equipment

Functional Objects

Functional ObjectDescriptionUser Defined
Roadway Basic Surveillance'Roadway Basic Surveillance' monitors traffic conditions using fixed equipment such as loop detectors and CCTV cameras.False

Physical Standards

SDODocument #TitleUser Defined
ITEITE ITS CabinetITS Standard Specification for Roadside CabinetsFalse
NEMANEMA TS 8Cyber and Physical Security for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)False

Interfaces To

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City of Columbus Traffic Management Center
OSU TPS Dispatch Facility