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​​Electro mobility research at NTU is on the news!

Published on: 17-May-2017

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As hype around self-driving cars continues, in Singapore researchers are looking at ways of ensuring that autonomous vehicles are 100% safe, and to that end Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is currently home to a live testbed for self-driving and connected car technologies.

The researchers and partners are currently using the test bed at NTU to research everything from emergency broadcasting of accidents to vehicles.

Read full media release:
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/singapore-racing-make-self-driving-cars-advanced-road-safety-reality-1620946

 

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Singapore’s resolve isn’t just about adding limitations, it’s an equally aggressive push toward automated transportation — self-driving cars, shuttles, buses, trains and other transport — that will enable Singaporeans an alternative over car ownership.

Traffic, air and energy benefits notwithstanding, ... would be some time before self-driving vehicles became a common feature on city streets. Testing — loads of it — was still required to verify that the cars would be safe even in the riskiest of scenarios.

Read full media release:
http://statescoop.com/cutting-the-commute-singapore-smart-city-efforts-to-fight-traffic

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