Emergency Ambulance At Busy Red Light Intersection

In the future, vehicles equipped with automated driving systems (ADS) that drive us instead of us driving them will become a reality. These vehicles will integrate onto roadways and may change operational interactions with other vehicles in certain scenarios. Public safety officials, such as law enforcement, fire and rescue, and emergency medical personnel routinely interact An Examination of Emergency Response Scenarios for Automated Driving Systems

Alex Moore

Upon arriving at VTTI’s Blacksburg location, Alex Moore is likely to be the first person you will meet. In his primary role of staffing the front desk, he provides a consistent presence to assist and direct visitors and research study participants. In addition, he takes on various tasks to support VTTI’s faculty and staff. If Driving Forces: Alex Moore

Ron Gibbons

Dr. Ron Gibbons, group leader of the Infrastructure-based Safety Systems Laboratory (IBSSL) within VTTI’s Division for Vehicle, Driver, & System Safety and an associate professor at Virginia Tech in the School of Architecture and Design, has been awarded the 2020 Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Medal Award. The IES Medal Award is the highest technical achievement Ron Gibbons awarded the 2020 IES Medal Award

Miguel Perez

Miguel Perez, data engineering program leader at VTTI and associate professor in Virginia Tech’s Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics (BEAM), has been awarded the 2021 Liviu Librescu Faculty Prize for Outstanding Accomplishments. The award is presented annually by BEAM in honor of the engineering science and mechanics professor who was among the 32 lives Miguel Perez awarded the 2021 Liviu Librescu Faculty Prize for Outstanding Accomplishments