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Driverless shuttle service coming to U-M's North CampusJune 21, 2017
New way to test self-driving cars could cut 99.9% of validation costsMay 23, 2017
Mobility Transformation Center rebrands as McityApril 12, 2017
U-M offers open-access automated cars to advance driverless researchNovember 15, 2016
Safety first! @UMichMcity demo of a human driver running a red 🚦& an autonomous 🚙 responding #futureofmobility https://t.co/rZQnH0qDWh
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Toward One Million Miles of Pedestrian Detection
Ramanarayan Vasudevan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Construct a multi-sensor fusion based approach for pedestrian and cyclist detection and a real-time optimization based approach for collision avoidance.