With emerging automated driving technology, self-driving cars may soon have the capability to form a platoon on a highway, which could improve travel time, increase lane capacity, and reduce congestion. A car platooning proof-of-concept was tested and evaluated at a U.S. Army facility in...
intelligent transportation systems
Through its Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Professional Capacity Building Program, U.S. DOT increases ITS and connected vehicle knowledge and skills for transportation professionals. Volpe staff support the program’s efforts to expand outreach to new audiences, helping broaden the ITS...
Human creativity is valuable, but computers are better at some tasks than people are. How can we meld the strengths of humans and technology to create the best transportation future? By making data-driven decisions, says MIT’s Andrew McAfee, who kicked off Volpe’s new speaker series.
What’s the best kind of car crash? The one that never happens. Check out our new infographic on how advanced technology reduces motor vehicle crashes.
This document provides an overview of the SAVE-IT program.
This is a PowerPoint presentation that introduces the SAVE-IT program.
Related research on adaptive interfaces for the SAVE-IT program.
This article provides an overview of how eye behaviour research enhances safety. It was published in Technology Magazine on Nov. 2, 2002.
This document is an overview of the AIDE Intergrated Project.
Meeting the Challenges of Future Automotive HMI Design: An Overview of the AIDE Integrated Project - Presentation
This paper identifies some major challenges for HMI designers of future in-vehicle systems, and describes how these challenges will be addressed by the AIDE project.