Heterogeneous Traffic Groups Cooperative Driving Behaviours Research under Mixed Traffic Condition

Reference number
Coordinator Statens väg- och transportforskningsinstitut - Statens väg- och transportforskningsinstitut, Linköping
Funding from Vinnova SEK 3 630 000
Project duration April 2019 - April 2021
Status Ongoing
Venture Bilateral call for proposals with China
Call Research, development and innovation in the fields of life science, traffic safety and applied ICT - China collaboration

Purpose and goal

The project will develop new methods for evaluating the safety and traffic flow impact when autonomous vehicles mix with manually driven vehicle.

Expected results and effects

The project will provide knowledge that can be used for strategic implementation of traffic safety and decongestion measures, develop and evaluate effectiveness of new advanced safety systems and support adoption of a safe system approach e.g. Vision Zero.

Planned approach and implementation

The project will be divided into four work packages: WP1 - Project management, WP2 -Research activities, WP 3 - Dissemination activities and WP4 Networking and coordination activities. The main research work is carried out within WP2 and further divided in 4 research tasks that has been coordinated between chines and Swedish partners and a first submission has been done by the Chinese side to MOST.

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