Essays about: "Disadvantages of road safety"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Disadvantages of road safety.

  1. 1. Evaluation of occupant kinematics in crash using the PIPER model : in frontal and oblique crash simulations

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Maria Daouacher; [2019]
    Keywords : PIPER; Human Body Model; Child occupants; Anthropometrics;

    Abstract :   A child dies in road traffic crashes every fourth minute. Totally were 186 300 children under the age of 18 killed in vehicle accidents in 2012, even more were severely injured [1]. READ MORE

  2. 2. Road Surface Preview Estimation Using a Monocular Camera

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Marcus Ekström; [2018]
    Keywords : Road Surface Preview; Computer Vision; Depth Estimation; Convolutional Neural Network; CNN; traffic safety; monocular camera; mono vision system; mono camera; Structure from motion; sfm; 3D Reconstruction; Autonomous Driving; Datorseende; trafiksäkerhet; djupuppskattning; mono kamera; 3D rekonstruktion; autonoma fordon;

    Abstract : Recently, sensors such as radars and cameras have been widely used in automotives, especially in Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS), to collect information about the vehicle's surroundings. Stereo cameras are very popular as they could be used passively to construct a 3D representation of the scene in front of the car. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tracking Robot : Distance keeping with ultrasonic transceivers

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Richard Odell; [2015]
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    Abstract : Fuel efficiency and safety in traffic is something that the vehicle industry prioritizes, although there is always room for improvements. This report presents how ultrasonic sensors could be used in road trains to keep distance between vehicles in order to reduce fuel consumption and increase safety. READ MORE

  4. 4. Inter-Vehicle Communication with Platooning

    University essay from KTH/Radio Systems Laboratory (RS Lab)

    Author : Joakim Sandberg; [2014]
    Keywords : IT-system; fuel savings; convoy; Scania; Volvo; wireless communication; Wi-Fi; model vehicles; IT-system; Minskad bränsleförbrukning; Förbättrad bränslebesparing; Konvoj; Scania; Volvo; Trådlös kommunikation; Wi-Fi; modellbilar;

    Abstract : Today’s way of driving works very well, but there can be substantial improvements made in the road systems and in the vehicles themselves. Many of the disadvantages of current road systems and vehicles can be removed in the future by using appropriate information and communication technology. READ MORE

  5. 5. Camber effect study on combined tire forces

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Shiruo Li; [2013]
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    Abstract : Considering the more and more concerned climate change issues to which the greenhouse gas emission may contribute the most, as well as the diminishing fossil fuel resource, the automotive industry is paying more and more attention to vehicle concepts with full electric or partly electric propulsion systems. Limited by the current battery technology, most electrified vehicles on the roads today are hybrid electric vehicles (HEV). READ MORE