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June 21, 2017

The 23rd Annual Conference for African American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences (CAARMS23) will be held at the University of...

2016 Michigan Crash Facts Now Available
May 31, 2017

HERE for a link to the Michigan Traffic Crash Facts for 2016...

UMTRI's Reed participates in Click-it or Ticket Campaign
May 31, 2017

“You’re buckling into a system that includes your airbags, the crumple zones, all the rest of the parts of your vehicle that keep you safe...

Flannagan receives NHTSA Public Service Award
April 26, 2017

Carol Flannagan, UMTRI Research Associate Professor and Director, Center for the Management of Information for Safe and Sustainable...

Students design a lift-assist device for wheelchair users
April 26, 2017

Transferring into a vehicle seat can be challenging for people who use wheelchairs. A group of mechanical engineering seniors is working to...

Vehicle ownership on the rise again
February 15, 2017

While the rate of ownership of cars and light trucks has steadily declined since its peak a decade ago,...

Hack my car? Most believe it can happen
February 7, 2017

Most Americans have some concerns that self-driving cars can be hacked to cause crashes, disable the vehicle in some way or even be used as...

White-hat hackers called to test automotive cybersecurity
January 18, 2017

BROOKLYN, New York, January 18, 2017 – A consortium of researchers today announced the development of a universal, free, and open-source...

Vehicle fuel economy in the U.S. down last month
January 11, 2017

Gas mileage of new vehicles sold in the U.S. dipped slightly in December, say researchers at the University of Michigan Transportation...

Midwest USDOT Center for Connected and Automated Transportation established
December 14, 2016

Moving society to next-generation transportation systems will take more than technology, and a new $2.47...