Steven Shladover, a manager at the Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology program comments on One Car Can Prevent a Traffic Jam: With congestion getting worse, proponents advise techniques such as preventing bottlenecks, letting others cut in; the problem with tailgaters via the Wall Street Journal.
Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen talks about car sharing and using Airbnb type services for people to rentour their rivate car in Would You Rent Your Car to a Total Stranger? Airbnb like services for car owners are expanding in Europe.
PATH research engineer Steven Shladover talks to KQED about self driving cars in How Safe Is Safe Enough for a Self-Driving Car?
Last week was a momentous occasion for the Federal government; they announced the first Federal Automated Vehicles policy governing the manufacture and sale of self-driving cars.
Jitendra Malik, a UC Berkeley Deep Drive researcher in computer vision for three decades, doesn’t own a Tesla, but he has advice for people who do. “Knowing what I know about computer vision, I wouldn’t take my hands off the steering wheel,” he said.