Self-driving cars sound like a dream for bumper-to-bumper traffic. And imagine all the reading during long road trips! This hour, we’ll talk about how these cars will function and how engineers are making them safe with U.C.-Berkeley research engineer Steven Shladover. He writes about the future of self-driving cars in the June issue of Scientific American magazine.
Institute of Transportation Studies Directpr Alexandre Bayen and Assistant Director Laura Melengy talk about UC Berkeley's involvment in the San Francisco petition for 'smart city' funding from the US Department of Transportation.
California’s 2016 budget may include additional funding for sustainable transportation research, education, and outreach. The California Assembly’s proposed budget includes a $3 million increase for the University of California Institute of Transportation Studies.
In an investigative report, Dateline NBC interviewed Karen Trapenberg Frick, an assistant professor of city and regional planning at UC Berkeley, about the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge span's turbulent background.
Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen has been one of the top women in autonomous vehicles by Little Bird.