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Feb. 15: Seminar highlights new system for visually impaired pedestrians

Chen-Fu Liao will review the development of the Mobile Accessible Pedestrian Signal (MAPS) system at this CTS Research Seminar, to be held Wednesday, February 15, from 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. at Walter Library. The MAPS system, designed to help pedestrians with limited or no eyesight cross intersections safely, uses a smartphone and text-to-speech interface to communicate information to users.

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