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Jun 21

Safety first! @UMichMcity demo of a human driver running a red 🚦& an autonomous 🚙 responding #futureofmobility https://t.co/rZQnH0qDWh

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KIRK STEUDLE Director, Michigan Department of Transportation

RESEARCH SPOTLIGHT
Toward One Million Miles of Pedestrian Detection
and Avoidance

PRIMARY INVESTIGATOR

Ramanarayan Vasudevan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

OBJECTIVE

Construct a multi-sensor fusion based approach for pedestrian and cyclist detection and a real-time optimization based approach for collision avoidance.

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Ramanarayan Vasudevan, PhD