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Driverless shuttle coming to U-M’s North Campus

Brought to you by Mcity, U-M’s public-private partnership to accelerate advanced mobility|Short Read
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Advancing road-readiness testing of self-driving cars

New method could cut 99.9 percent of validation costs|Medium Read
SE Elevation of the Ford Motor Company Robotics Building.

New U-M Robotics Building named in honor of Ford Motor Company gift

The gift will accelerate construction.|Medium Read
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Midwest USDOT Center for Connected and Automated Transportation established

$2.47 million midwest research center will conduct connected and automated vehicle research. |Medium Read
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Eustice named to state autonomous vehicle panel

A leading autonomous vehicle researcher has been selected to help guide the state’s advanced mobility policy.|Short Read
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We celebrate the journey of one of the first African-American engineers at sea

Dr. James (Jymn) E. Hubbard, Jr., Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor at the University of Maryland, has led a decorated career across academia and industry. |Short Read

Pascal Van Hentenryck leads new public urban transportation project

Initiative focuses on data science collaboration between U-M, government and industry.|Short Read
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Nadine Sarter receives Toyota Research Institute funding

A three-year collaborative research project between Professor Sarter and Brent Gillespie in Mechanical Engineering has been funded by the Toyota Research Institute.|Short Read
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Open-access automated cars to advance driverless research

New research vehicles will be open testbeds for academic and industry researchers to rapidly test self-driving and connected vehicle technologies at a world-class proving ground.|Short Read
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A new kind of on-demand transit system could come to U-M

A new transportation system could come to the University of Michigan's North Campus as soon as the summer of 2017, getting riders to their destinations in half the time of the existing bus system at a lower cost.|Short Read
The investment MOU was signed in Shenzhen, China.

$27M investment to globalize driverless vehicle research

A $27 million investment from a Chinese firm will strengthen the efforts of U-M along with industry and government partners, to advance autonomous, connected vehicles and robotic technologies.|Medium Read
SE Elevation of the Ford Motor Company Robotics Building.

Robotics building design approved, including space for Ford

Robotic technologies for air, sea and roads, for factories, hospitals and homes will have tailored lab space in Michigan Engineering’s robotics laboratory.|Medium Read