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January 16, 2020 || By: || Stanford News
John Alsterda with the X1, an autonomous experimental car that was designed and built by Stanford PhD students.

John Alsterda, a doctoral student who is developing a new emergency avoidance controller for self-driving cars, is one of 91... MORE

December 20, 2019 || By: || Stanford News
MARTY, the autonomous drifting DeLorean drifts at Thunderhill track.

Engineers in Stanford’s Dynamic Design Lab are teaching a driverless DeLorean to steer with the agility and precision of a... MORE

October 23, 2019 || By: || PBS Nova Special
Cockpit of vehicle with interface

After years of anticipation, autonomous vehicles are now being tested on public roads around the world. As ambitious... MORE

March 27, 2019 || By: || Stanford News Service

In order to make autonomous cars navigate more safely in difficult conditions – like icy roads – researchers are developing... MORE

March 7, 2018 || By: || Stanford Magazine

Stephen Zoepf, executive director of the Center for Automotive Research at Stanford, has a... MORE

March 2, 2018 || By: || Video
Chris Gerdes and Kazunori Yamauchi

Kazunori Yamauchi, Producer, Gran Turismo was the featured speaker at the March 2, 2018 Open Garage Talk, Pushing the Virtual... MORE

January 23, 2018 || By: || Stanford's Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

On the racetrack, the checkered flag goes to the car that’s driven to its limits and maneuvered decisively in the moment. On a... MORE

October 14, 2017 || By: || Robohub
pictured is Shelley an autonomous vehicle, test driving at track

In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews Chris Gerdes, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University, about... MORE

May 30, 2017 || By: || Stanford Engineering
Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali, right, speaks with Stanford professor of mechanical engineering Chris Gerdes

At a recent Open Garage Talk event, Chairman and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini Stefano Domenicali spoke with Stanford... MORE

May 30, 2017 || By: || ICRA

ICRA 2017 Plenary: Singapore

Modeling the possibilities: From the Chalkboard to the Race Track to the World... MORE

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Jan 16 2020 | Stanford News
John Alsterda, a doctoral student who is developing a new emergency avoidance controller for self-driving cars, is one of 91 military service veterans studying at Stanford.  As John Alsterda neared the end of his assignment at the U.S.
Dec 20 2019 | Stanford News
Engineers in Stanford’s Dynamic Design Lab are teaching a driverless DeLorean to steer with the agility and precision of a human driver with a goal of improving how autonomous cars handle in hazardous conditions.
Oct 23 2019 | PBS Nova Special
After years of anticipation, autonomous vehicles are now being tested on public roads around the world. As ambitious innovators race to develop what they see as the next high-tech pot of gold, some experts warn there are still daunting challenges ahead, including how to train artificial...
Mar 27 2019 | Stanford News Service
In order to make autonomous cars navigate more safely in difficult conditions – like icy roads – researchers are developing new control systems that learn from real-world driving experiences while leveraging insights from physics.
Mar 7 2018 | Stanford Magazine
Stephen Zoepf, executive director of the Center for Automotive Research at Stanford, has a wager with a friend over the future of driverless cars. His friend is the bullish one. He’s betting that by May 27, 2024, a commercially available autonomous car will be able to transport Zoepf from a Las...

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