Human Factors Research
Our work enhances safety through understanding the human-vehicle relationship.
Technology: We work to understand and advance vehicle technology and simulation science.
Understanding: We explore methods for improving driver performance and understanding of technology, such as driver training and studying mental models.
Performance: We aim to identify and shift the limits of the human-machine relationship by studying
- Drowsy and distracted driving
- Novice or young drivers
- Older drivers
- User interfaces
Mobility: We work to enhance mobility with the use of connected and automated vehicles through research and outreach.