Berkeley Transportation Letter

University of California, Berkeley | Institute of Transportation Studies | Berkeley Transportation Letter | Winter 2014 | Vol. 5, No. 1
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A UC Berkeley research team has just submitted the technical recommendations needed by the Department of Motor Vehicles to develop regulations for automated vehicles in California. Research engineer Steven Shladover describes the task and explains the difference between "automated" and "autonomous."
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Access, not ownership, may be the latest trend in transportation. Susan Shaheen brought experts from around the globe to San Francisco to share ideas at the first  "shared mobility" conference to be held in the U.S. 

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UC Berkeley faculty, students, and researchers will exchange ideas with 12,000 transportation experts at the 93rd annual TRB meeting in Washington, D.C. beginning January 12.