UDRIVE's approach to data re-use explained at the FOT-Net Data Stakeholder Meeting

2016-04-26 08:10:24

Laurette Guyonvarch (LAB-Renault/PSA) presented the UDRIVE's approach to data re-use at the FOT-Net Data Stakeholder Meeting in March 2016.

On that ocassion, about 30 participants gathered to discuss data sharing … 

UDRIVE video produced by Loughborough University

Maria de Rycke 2016-04-05 12:48:20

UDRIVE involves the monitoring of cars, trucks and scooters for up to 21 months as part of naturalistic data collection whenever the vehicle is in motion; in daylight, darkness and all weather conditions.

Volunteers from six countries - the UK, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain and Poland - have agreed to cameras and data recorders being fitted to their vehicles and scooters for continuous footage and data collection.

Loughborough University’s Driver Behaviour...

What are the challenges to have a good database?

Maria de Rycke 2016-02-19 14:55:15

By Clément Val, CEESAR

1. A quality data acquisition system (DAS)

First and foremost, there is no ‘good’ database without ‘good’ data! This is obvious, but never easy. In most Naturalistic Driving Studies (NDS) and Field Operational Tests (FOT) projects, we’re still pushing


Webinar on SHRP 2 Naturalistic Driving Study

Maria de Rycke 2016-03-09 09:13:40

Join the webinar on SHRP 2 Naturalistic Driving Study (NDS) Pooled Fund that will conduct ground breaking research in the areas of Highway Safety, Operations, and Planning.

  • As a highway operations practitioner do you have an interest in better understanding driver behavior under different driving conditions (such as traffic or weather)? What about the causes of non-recurring congestion?


  • As a highway safety practitioner have

UDRIVE to be showcased at TRA 2016

Maria de Rycke 2016-02-19 09:56:17

The next European Transport Research Conference (TRA 2016) will provide participants with the unique opportunity to learn about UDRIVE, the European Naturalistic Driving Study. A booth will be set at the European Commission stand, on the Exhibition Hall, to showcase one of the instrumented cars that are being employed to study driving behaviour. The car, a Renault Megane, is equipped with a data acquisition system (DAS) comprising:

  • CAN bus connection
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