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Application of Autonomous Driving Technology to Transit - Functional Capabilities for Safety and Capacity

  title={Application of Autonomous Driving Technology to Transit - Functional Capabilities for Safety and Capacity},
  author={Jerome Lutin and Alain L. Kornhauser},
Because of rapid advancements in autonomous driving technology, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a Preliminary Statement of Policy Concerning Automated Vehicles. Automobile manufacturers are beginning to market NHTSA defined "Level 2" packages which involve "automation of at least two primary control functions designed to work in unison to relieve the driver of control of those functions." Combining adaptive cruise control and automatic lane keeping is an… 
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