Conference Paper

Faster Batched Shortest Paths in Road Networks.

Conference: ATMOS 2011 - 11th Workshop on Algorithmic Approaches for Transportation Modeling, Optimization, and Systems, Saarbrücken, Germany, September 8, 2011
Source: DBLP

ABSTRACT We study the problem of computing batched shortest paths in road networks efficiently. Our focus is on computing paths from a single source to multiple targets (one-to-many queries). We perform a comprehensive experimental comparison of several approaches, including new ones. We conclude that a new extension of PHAST (a recent one-to-all algorithm), called RPHAST, has the best performance in most cases, often by orders of magnitude. When used to compute distance tables (many-to-many queries), RPHAST often outperforms all previous approaches.

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