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Seoul City to Use Big Data to Mitigate Subway Fare Evasion

Seoul City to Use Big Data to Mitigate Subway Fare Evasion

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) plans to use big data to minimize subway fare evasion. The city will create a model that learns the patterns of subway fare evaders who abuse special transportation cards normally issued for those older than 65 years of age. In Seoul, subway is completely [...]

Seoul City to Introduce Smart Stations on Subway Line 2

Seoul City to Introduce Smart Stations on Subway Line 2

SEOUL, Jul. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — ‘Smart Station’ services, first tested last April at Gunja Station located along Seoul Subway Line 5, will be introduced to Line 2. Seoul Transportation Corporation announced on Wednesday that it will turn all 50 stations on Line 2 into Smart Stations by next March Smart Stations allow integrated management [...]

Researchers Develop Deep Learning Model That Predicts Subway Ventilation System Failures

Researchers Develop Deep Learning Model That Predicts Subway Ventilation System Failures

DAEJEON, Jul. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — A team of South Korean researchers has developed a new algorithm that can predict failures in the ventilation system located throughout Seoul’s subway network. The National Institute for Mathematical Sciences (NIMS) and Seoul Transportation Corporation announced on Monday that they have developed a new program that automatically detects part [...]