News & Media

Recent Activities

Showcased our driving simulator and omni-directional treadmill setups to Representatives Graham Filler and Mark Huizenga (Aug 16, 2021).


Celebrated new PhD students Na Du, Hebert Azevedo Sa, and Suresh Kumaar Jayaraman (Aug 1, 2021).


Hebert Azevedo Sa and Suresh Kumaar Jayaraman both defended their thesis (July 23, 2021).


Held an end-of-term celebration along with the Barton Research Group and the Tilbury Lab Research Group (May 22, 2021).

Recent Radios Appearances

Did an interview on the Internet of Things Podcast with Stacey Higginbotham in Episode 335: Robots need a Myers-Briggs type (Aug 26, 2021).

https://iotpodcast.com/2021/08/episode-335-robots-need-a-myers-briggs-type/


Did an interview today (July 12, 2018) on autonomous vehicles for Michigan Radio.

http://www.michiganradio.org/post/benefits-and-pitfalls-making-robots-act-more-humans


Appeared on The Capital City Recap with Ed Rivet (Mar 26, 2018).

http://1320wils.com/podcasts/the-capital-city-recap-with-ed-rivet?play_file=67363


Did an interview Mar 20, 2018 on autonomous vehicles for Michigan Radio.

http://michiganradio.org/post/what-does-first-pedestrian-fatality-mean-self-driving-cars

Recent Television Appearances

Did an interview Mar 19, 2018 on autonomous vehicles for WXYZ.

https://www.wxyz.com/money/auto-news/michigan-expert-talks-about-autonomous-vehicle-safety-after-deadly-uber-crash


Appeared on Korean Television Mar 22, 2018.

http://v.media.daum.net/v/20180322204310762?f=m&rcmd=rn

Recent Print Interviews

Quoted (Feb 14, 2019) in Futurism

https://futurism.com/waymo-safety-data-trust-numbers


Quoted (Oct 1, 2018) in Hour Detroit

http://www.hourdetroit.com/Hour-Detroit/October-2018/technology-and-therapy-in-the-digital-age/


Profiled (Sept 27, 2018) in Clemson World Alumni Profile

https://clemson.world/road-bots-lionel-robert-m-97/


Quoted (June 12, 2018) in Washington Examiner "Race to develop self-driving cars unabated by string of fatal crashes"

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/business/race-to-develop-self-driving-cars-unabated-by-string-of-fatal-crashes


Quoted (Mar 27, 2018) in Michigan Daily "University research community responds to Ariz. self-driving car fatality"

https://www.michigandaily.com/section/research/university-researchers-students-reflect-first-pedestrian-death-autonomous-vehicle


Quoted (Mar 21, 2018) in Arizona Daily Independent "Driverless Uber In Tempe Kills Woman, Experts Say More Research Needed"

https://arizonadailyindependent.com/2018/03/driverless-uber-tempe-kills-woman-experts-say-more-research-needed/


Quoted (Mar 21, 2018) in CNNMoney.com "Self-driving cars are already really safe"

http://money.cnn.com/2018/03/21/technology/self-driving-car-safety/index.html


Fox6now.com "Self-driving cars are already really safe"

http://fox6now.com/2018/03/21/self-driving-cars-are-already-really-safe/


Abc17News.com "Self-driving cars are already really safe"

http://www.abc17news.com/news/missouri/selfdriving-cars-already-really-safe/719294056


Kyma.com "Self-driving cars are already really safe"

http://www.kyma.com/news/selfdriving-cars-already-really-safe/719294106


Wsla.com "Self-driving cars are already really safe"

https://www.wsls.com/automotive/selfdriving-cars-already-really-safe


Great article and video on our research on trust in autonomous vehicles..