More Automated and Connected Vehicles Resources



Reading List – Automated Vehicles University Course Module Series

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
A university course series from PBIC provides a foundation and orientation for students and practitioners to learn more and join the conversation about the advancement of AVs and the safety and mobility for all road users.
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Automated Vehicles University Course Module Series

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
A university course series from PBIC provides a foundation and orientation for students and practitioners to learn more and join the conversation about the advancement of AVs and the safety and mobility for all road users.
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Preparing for the Future of Transportation: Automated Vehicles 3.0 (AV 3.0)

Source: US Department of Transportation
AV 3.0 includes six principles that guide U.S. DOT programs and policies on automation and five implementation strategies for how the Department translates these principles into action.
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Discussion Guide for Automated and Connected Vehicles, Pedestrians, and Bicyclists

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC) and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
The guide provides an overview of key terms and discussion of important opportunities and challenges for automated vehicles, pedestrians, and bicyclists.
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"New Pedestrian Detector from Google Could Make Self-Driving Cars Cheaper

Source: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Spectrum
A deep learning system works 60 times faster than previous methods.
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Uber admits to self-driving car 'problem' in bike lanes as safety concerns mount

Source: The Guardian
Engineers were working to fix programming flaw that could have deadly results for cyclists days after Uber announced it would openly defy California regulators.
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The Self-Driving Car's Bicycle Problem

Source: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Spectrum
Uber's experiment in San Francisco showed that bicycles and bike lanes are a problem self-driving cars are struggling to crack.
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Ten rules for cities about automated vehicles

Source: Congress for the New Urbanism
Traditional urbanism evolved over millennia to meet human needs. The adoption of AVs should not be allowed to replace time-tested places with something that would probably make our lives worse.
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Automated Vehicles Article Roundup

Source: University of North Carolina Department of City and Regional Planning
Weekly roundup of news articles that discuss pedestrian and bicycle safety implications of connected and automated vehicles. Compiled and maintained by UNC DCRP Masters student Will Leimenstoll.
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Automated Vehicles Symposium

Source: Transportation Research Board (TRB)
A TRB co-sponsored conference held annually brings together industry, government, and academia from around the world to address technology, operations, and policy issues.
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