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Fall 2001

In this issue

Research explores the role of software in critical transportation systems
Mats Heimdahl, associate professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Minnesota, is exploring problems faced by software engineers in a world increasingly dependent on computers.

Troopers say new vision technology could make for safer driving
In a patrol car outfitted with VES technologies, 10 Minnesota State Patrol troopers drove a test track at Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway and offered opinions about the system that is designed to improve safety under conditions of poor visibility, such as at night or in fog or snow.