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Advanced Transportation Technologies Seminar Series — Fall 2010

This seminar series provides updates on research projects in the ITS Institute's core science and technology areas—human factors, intelligent vehicles, traffic modeling and management, sensing, communications, and controls. Research projects cover a wide range of disciplines such as mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, human factors, computer science and engineering, and civil engineering.

2010 Fall Seminars

September 9

Intelligent Decision Support Systems Inside the Vehicle: Can They Help Drivers to Make Safer Driving Decisions?

Caroline Hayes, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota

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September 23

A Causal Model of Traffic Crashes and Conflicts

Gary Davis, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota

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October 7

Vehicular Communications for Cooperative Safety Systems

Luca Delgrossi, Senior Group Manager, Driver Assistance & Chassis, U.S. Mercedes-Benz Research & Development, North America, Inc.

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October 21

Avoiding the Matrix: How to Build Privacy into Intelligent Transportation Systems

Dorothy Glancy, Professor of Law, Santa Clara Law

Presented in conjunction with the Transportation Safety and Traffic Flow Council meeting.

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November 4

Camera Networks for Security and Traffic Applications

Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota

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November 18

Automation Mania in the Time of Reason: Considerations for Complex Transportation Problems

Stephen Popkin, Director, Human Factors Research and System Applications Center of Innovation, Volpe Center, Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT)

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December 2

Visualization and Assessment of Arterial Progression Quality Using High-Resolution Signal Event Data and Probe Vehicle Travel Time Data

Darcy Bullock, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Purdue University

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