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Road Vehicle Automation 3

  • Gereon Meyer
  • Sven Beiker


  • Presents a comprehensive analysis of all aspects of road vehicle automation

  • Based on the contributions at Automated Vehicle Symposium 2015

  • Written by leading experts from industry, academia and public authorities


Part of the Lecture Notes in Mobility book series (LNMOB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Steven E. Shladover, Jane Lappin, Robert P. Denaro
    Pages 1-12
  3. Public Sector Activities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Mohammed Yousuf, Jeffrey Spencer, Robert Sheehan, Louis Armendariz
      Pages 27-38
    3. Bryant Walker Smith
      Pages 53-58
  4. Human Factors and Challenges

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Patrice Reilhac, Nick Millett, Katharina Hottelart
      Pages 73-89
    3. Steven Underwood, Daniel Bartz, Alex Kade, Mark Crawford
      Pages 91-109
    4. Myra Blanco, Jon Atwood, Holland M. Vasquez, Tammy E. Trimble, Vikki L. Fitchett, Joshua Radlbeck et al.
      Pages 111-119
    5. Cyriel Diels, Jelte E. Bos, Katharina Hottelart, Patrice Reilhac
      Pages 121-129
    6. Bobbie D. Seppelt, Trent W. Victor
      Pages 131-148
  5. Ethics, Energy and Technology Perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Carlo Sessa, Adriano Alessandrini, Maxime Flament, Suzanne Hoadley, Francesca Pietroni, Daniele Stam
      Pages 163-186
  6. Vehicle Systems and Technologies Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Joshua P. Switkes, Steve Boyd
      Pages 195-200

About this book


This edited book comprises papers about the impacts, benefits and challenges of connected and automated cars. It is the third volume of the LNMOB series dealing with Road Vehicle Automation. The book comprises contributions from researchers, industry practitioners and policy makers, covering perspectives from the U.S., Europe and Japan. It is based on the Automated Vehicles Symposium 2015 which was jointly organized by the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) and the Transportation Research Board (TRB) in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in July 2015. The topical spectrum includes, but is not limited to, public sector activities, human factors, ethical and business aspects, energy and technological perspectives, vehicle systems and transportation infrastructure. This book is an indispensable source of information for academic researchers, industrial engineers and policy makers interested in the topic of road vehicle automation.


Automated vehicles Road safety Autonomous driving Transportation planning Future mobility Automated Vehicle Symposium 2015

Editors and affiliations

  • Gereon Meyer
    • 1
  • Sven Beiker
    • 2
  1. 1.VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbHBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Stanford UniversityPalo AltoUSA

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