Essays about: "safer roads"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words safer roads.

  1. 1. Shear strenght test device : Design of a device for testing shear strenght on winter roads

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Gustav Fält; [2020]
    Keywords : Shear strenght; Snow; Ice; Device;

    Abstract : When buying a new car today customers expect that the safety systems built in the car and its tireswill do its job in every condition. This is especially important when driving on winter roads due to thedecrease in friction between the tire and the road surface. READ MORE

  2. 2. Heterodyne Detection using Frequency-Modulated Continuous-Wave LiDAR

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Atomfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Fredrik Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : lidar; laser; light detection and ranging; heterodyne detection; homodyne detection; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) is a technique that can change the way automated systems interact with their environments. The most common LiDAR systems used in industry today are based on the concept of Time-of-Flight (ToF) and utilizes pulsed lasers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring how Driver State Monitoring can be Utilized in Heavy-Duty Trucks : Designing a HMI Concept for 2035 with the Driver in Focus

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Emil Larsson; William Press; [2020]
    Keywords : Driver State Monitoring; Heavy-Duty Distribution Truck; HMI; Industrial Design Engineering; Förarbevakningsystem; Distributionslastbil; Teknisk Design; Människa-Maskin-Interaktion;

    Abstract : Driving a heavy-duty distribution truck in an urban environment is an intricate task that requires atremendous effort from the driver. Even a minor error such as briefly looking away from the road for asecond could have fatal consequences. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of a forecasting model of Indian road traffic scenario to predict road user share, injuries and fatalities

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statistik och maskininlärning

    Author : Mathew George; [2020]
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    Abstract : According to the global status report on road safety 2018 by the World Health Organization (WHO), road accidents cause 1.35 million deaths annually world-wide, making it the eight leading cause of death. Road fatalities are caused due to multiple factors including rash driving, unsafe roads and vehicle failures. READ MORE

  5. 5. Deep Learning based Turn Light Detection at Road Intersections for Autonomous Driving

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Lucas Chizzali; [2020]
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    Abstract : Autonomous driving promises to revolutionise transportation by making it more efficient, cheaper, safer and climate friendlier. Bringing autonomous vehicles onto roads requires effectively sensing the surrounding environment and integrating derived information into a safe and efficient driving policy. READ MORE