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Spring 2003

In this issue

Dynamic route clearance: saving time, saving lives
A research group is exploring centralized, dynamic route clearance for emergency vehicles operating on congested city streets. The approach offers significant benefits over intersection-based signal preemption.

New system helps capture the driving experience
The HumanFIRST Program is using specialized psycho-physiological monitoring equipment to record test subject responses during actual and simulated driving situations.