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D32.2 - DAS setup, data collection and transfer procedures D32.2 - DAS setup, data collection and transfer procedures

This deliverable fills organisational gaps left between other planning operations, and mostly to ensure a smooth start of the work. The issues to focus on are the safety and security of data, its physical transfer from the vehicle until delivery at the LCD and gentle and considerate treatment of participants.

D32.1 - Participant Recruitment Procedures D32.1 - Participant Recruitment Procedures

This deliverable presents the recruitment procedures for participants. Since the target sample is different in each country, every OS described its recruitment strategy and how it planned to reach out to enough possible participants. OS defined the geographic region of recruitment as well as means to recruit test subjects and legal issues regarding recruitment.

D31.1 - Operation Sites Description and Planning D31.1 - Operation Sites Description and Planning

This deliverable presents the seven operating sites (OS): Austria (PTWs, KFV), France (Cars, CEESAR), Germany (Cars, DLR), Netherlands (Trucks, TNO), Poland (Cars, IBDIM), Spain (PTWs, CIDAUT), UK (Cars, UNIVLEEDS/LOUGHBOROU). Each OS determines its geographical coverage and personnel responsible for trial operation. They confirm compliance with the global schedule and with site specific schedules. Further planning issues consider participant liaison strategies, collection of subjective data, data acquisition system installation and maintenance procedure, data collection and management, data and operational quality assurance, end of trial management and ethical ap-proval and legal issues. All OS planned the trials following the common guidelines, but also accommodated the trial preparation to local circumstances.

D30.1 - Overview of the Data Collection D30.1 - Overview of the Data Collection

This deliverable details the steps and activities necessary to organise, prepare and carry out data collection at each OS. It clarifies the objectives and responsibilities with regards to SP3 organisation and execution, describes the organisation and planning tasks to prepare for the data collection, the channels for recruitment and its legal, ethical, technical and operational challenges. The last chapter details the actual data collection phase. With regards to recruitment, the deliverable indicates that the duration of the study was one of the main barriers for recruitment.

D21.1 - DAS Technical Specification D21.1 - DAS Technical Specification

This deliverable describes the technical requirements for the complete data acquisition system (DAS) equipment used for EU project UDRIVE. The main aim is to gather high quality driving environment and behavioural data. The DAS equipment records the test vehicles driving environment with interior and exterior cameras, and GSM network communication will be used by the data logger to send out status report and communicate with an internet based status web application. All data are stored in a central database.