Articles | Volume 5, issue 2
Research article
13 Oct 2016
Research article |  | 13 Oct 2016

Vehicular-networking- and road-weather-related research in Sodankylä

Timo Sukuvaara, Kari Mäenpää, and Riika Ylitalo

Data sets

Observations at the Arctic Research Centre Finnish Meteorological Institute

Short summary
FMI's combined road weather station (RWS) and roadside unit (RSU) in Sodankylä is a unique research platform combining very advanced road weather measurements with a versatile collection of the most common wireless communication methodologies used in a vehicular environment. Together with harsh Arctic road weather conditions it represents an incomparable development environment and pilot RWS station within the field of intelligent transport systems and vehicular networking.