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Sep 1 2013 | ASME
Chris Gerdes isn’t your typical car guy. Yes, he likes to drive fast and push his vehicle to the limits, but he takes the tinkering to accomplish all of that to a completely different level. Fitting an Audi TTS with a bevy of sensors that track every nuance of performance, the head of Stanford...
Jun 3 2013 | AUTOMOTIVE NEWS
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Stroll through Stanford University's 8,000-square-foot Automotive Innovation Facility here and you quickly discover that it's more than a learning center for budding engineers. For instance, you're as likely to hear a serious discussion about the role of cars in American...
Aug 13 2012 | STANFORD NEWS
Stanford News has a great video of one of our projects, Shelley at Thunderhill raceway.
Jul 11 2012 | TEDxStanford
Autonomous cars are coming -- and they're going to drive better than you. Chris Gerdes reveals how he and his team are developing robotic race cars that can drive at 150 mph while avoiding every possible accident. And yet, in studying the brainwaves of professional racing drivers, Gerdes says he...
May 19 2012 | TedX STANFORD
Autonomous cars are coming — and they’re going to drive better than you. Chris Gerdes reveals how he and his team are developing robotic race cars that can drive at 150 mph while avoiding every possible accident. And yet, in studying the brainwaves of professional racing drivers, Gerdes says he has...

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