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The Auto Industry’s VHS-or-Betamax Moment
September 28, 2018

The auto industry has a choice to make: Which language will cars speak when they talk to one another? Until a couple of years ago, automakers agreed on one vehicle-to-...

Are scooters a mobility solution?
September 28, 2018

City leaders look to develop strategy for controlling the trend

Bird, Lime have dropped 600 scooters in Detroit

Each scooter is rented six...

Mcity Driverless Shuttle Case Study
September 21, 2018

U-Michigan shares, "Mcity Driverless Shuttle: A Case Study." Learn more and download the case study...

Keeping Soldiers Safe!
August 28, 2017

UMTRI’s Biosciences group is part of a large team of University and Army researchers working to develop a new test dummy specifically for ensuring soldier safety in...

Matt Reed in NPR's "All Things Considered"
May 26, 2015

Matt Reed, research professor and head of UMTRI's Biosciences Group, is featured in the May...

Detroit Free Press: Connected-vehicle technology could save lives
April 24, 2013

Vehicle-to-vehicle communication "really has a tremendous amount of promise to save lives," said David Strickland of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (...