Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Driverless cars

Driverless Cars “Not Necessarily a Force for Good”

Researchers at the University of Sydney Business School have warned that governments must act now to prevent runaway urban sprawl and "intolerable"...
Self-driving cars

Self-Driving Cars Increase Safety but Require Trust

Heavy traffic of autonomous vehicles driving at a very close range. It might be hard to grasp that this future scenario –...
autonomous vehicle

UB to Unveil Newest Autonomous Vehicle

The University at Buffalo’s newest autonomous vehicle will be unveiled on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 10 a.m. in front of Barbara and Jack...
micromobility devices

New Codes for New Modes: HSRC Researchers Develop a New Way to Categorize Injuries...

The International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) is used in the United States to categorize diseases and injuries for research, billing...
electric bus

Charging Towards Electric Bus and Charger Interoperability

Imagine the cities of the future: cleaner, more sustainable, with eco-friendly urban transport such as electrically powered buses, garbage trucks and delivery...
self-driving vehicles

Enhancing the Quality of Future Mobility Services Through 5G Research Unique in Europe

Self-driving vehicles can use 5G for remote driving and enhanced vehicular perception through the sharing of sensor data with other vehicles and...
Autonomous Vehicle

Georgia Tech’s Autonomous Vehicle Research Gets a Real-World Boost through Partnership with Delta, Curiosity...

A new partnership with Delta Air Lines and Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners will give Georgia Tech researchers access to a real-life environment to...
electric vehicles

University Part of £11.2M Consortium to Improve Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles

The University’s Stephenson Institute for Renewable Energy is part of a new research consortium that has been awarded £11.2 million by the Faraday Institution to explore...
batteries

Oxford Leading Project to Revolutionise Electric Vehicle Batteries

Funded by The Faraday Institution, The University of Oxford will lead a consortium of five other university and six industry partners in...
e-stroller

From the Wind Tunnel to the Sidewalk: Bosch Is Bringing Smart Electrical Drives to...

Bosch management board member Dr. Stefan Hartung: “The Bosch e-stroller system incorporates know-how from across the company.”Intelligent sensors regulate electrical drive and...
autonomous boats

MIT’s Fleet of Autonomous Boats Can Now Shapeshift

MIT’s fleet of robotic boats has been updated with new capabilities to “shapeshift,” by autonomously disconnecting and reassembling into a variety of configurations,...
semiautonomous

Study Measures How Fast Humans React to Road Hazards

Imagine you’re sitting in the driver’s seat of an autonomous car, cruising along a highway and staring down at your smartphone. Suddenly,...
combustion engines

Joining the Jet Set: Jet Ignition Technology Could Boost Efficiency and Lower Emissions of...

The same technology used in jets soon may be powering personal cars and other automobiles. Purdue University researchers are...
autonomous underwater vehicle

Robot Cameras Reveal Secret Lives of Basking Sharks in UK Marine Conservation First

he ground-breaking technology is set to reveal the secret lives of the world’s second largest fish - a species that little is...
self-driving vehicles

Giving Smart Vehicles Their Sense of Direction

Scientists around the world are racing to develop self-driving vehicles, but a few essential components have yet to be perfected. One is...
lithium metal battery

New Coating Developed by Stanford Researchers Brings Lithium Metal Battery Closer to Reality

Hope has been restored for the rechargeable lithium metal battery – a potential battery powerhouse relegated for decades to the laboratory by...
greenhouse-gas emissions

What’s the Best Way to Cut Vehicle Greenhouse-Gas Emissions?

Policies to encourage reductions in greenhouse gas emissions tend to stress the need to switch as many vehicles as possible to electric...
smart electric scooter

A More Intelligent System for the Scooter Wars

Startups racing to deploy rentable electric scooters around the world seem to be following Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s famous motto for disruption:...
electric-vehicle infrastructure

Researchers Use Blockchain to Drive Electric-Vehicle Infrastructure

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have integrated the use of blockchain into energy systems, a development that could result in expanded...
autonomous vehicles

Optimus Ride’s Autonomous System Makes Self-Driving Vehicles a Reality

Some of the biggest companies in the world are spending billions in the race to develop self-driving vehicles that can go anywhere....