Found 15 documents.

Intelligent transport and advanced driver assistance systems (ITS and ADAS)

24 Apr 2019
Tags: Technology & ITS,
Intelligent transport and advanced driver assistance systems are implementations of information and communication technology in vehicles and in the transport infrastructure to make traffic safer,...... Read more

Public lighting and vehicle lighting

31 Jul 2018
Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS,
Visual information is of the utmost importance to road users. In darkness, both public lighting and vehicle lighting help road users take stock of the traffic situation and help them to be seen by... Read more

SafeVRU: Safe interaction of automated vehicles with vulnerable road users

Projectnr: S17.05B | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jul 2016, End date: 01 Jul 2020
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Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
It is a fact that there is little known about the interaction between automated vehicles and vulnerable road users. What do cyclists and pedestrians expect of self-driving cars? SWOV has been... Read... Read more

Safe interaction between cyclists, pedestrians and autonomous vehicles

Projectnr: S17.05 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Pedestrian, Bicycle, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,delft
From the point of view of cyclists and pedestrians, this study examines the interaction between these vulnerable road users and motorized 'smart' – and in the longer term – automated vehicles. Crash... Read more

Safety during the transition to higher levels of automation

Projectnr: S17.04 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
The increasing automation of the driving task changes the driver’s role inside the vehicle. This creates opportunities for road safety improvement, but it also brings new risks. It is important to... Read more

Mental task load

Projectnr: S17.04-a | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Research questions To what extent does the driver regulate his task load? How does the driver regulate his task load? What properties should in-vehicle systems have so that the task load is neither... Read more

Transition of control

Projectnr: S17.04-b | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Research questions How can the driver of a self-driving vehicle take over the driving the task in the fastest and best possible way? What is the role of higher-order skills in taking over the...... Read more

Safety during the transition to higher levels of automation

Projectnr: S16.04 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,zelfrijdend
This project consists of two studies in relation with the transition to higher levels of automation. One study investigates the mental workload: a workload that is either too high or too low leads to... Read more

Safe interaction between cyclists, pedestrians and autonomous vehicles

Projectnr: S16.05 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
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Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,slim voertuig
From the point of view of cyclists and pedestrians, this study examines the interaction between these vulnerable road users and motorized 'smart' – and in the longer term – automated vehicles....... Read more

Safety during the testing of (partially) self-driving vehicles

Projectnr: S15.04 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jul 2015, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
Systems increasingly take over (a share of) the driving task. In the most far-reaching form this will eventually lead to the car that drives fully independently. The Dutch Minister of Infrastructure... Read more