Safe-D: Safety through Disruption

Monthly Archives: September 2019


Safe-D Research Presented at Caltrans San Diego Innovation Fair


The California Department of Transportation hosted the Caltrans San Diego Innovation Fair at the courtyard of district 11 office in San Diego on Sep 12, 2019.

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Safe-D at the Roanoke College STEM and Robotics Outreach Project


On Saturday September 7, 2019 Safe-D PhD student Alex Noble (VT) visited with 4th – 8th graders participating in the First Lego League (FLL) workshop hosted by the Roanoke College STEM and Robotics Outreach Project.

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VTTI/Safe-D Hosts USDOT Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology, Diana Furchtgott-Roth and Attendees of FAST-zero Symposium


The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology, Diana Furchtgott-Roth, and other attendees from the Future Active Saftey Technology(FAST) Toward Zero Accidents Symposium visited VTTI on a tour to learn more about VTTI and Safe-D research. Continue reading

Featured Safe-D Faculty Interview: Myunghoon Ko (TTI)


Myunghoon Ko is a Safe-D faculty researcher at TTI working on Safe-D Project 01-004: Driver Training for Automated Vehicle Technology and Safe-D Project 01-006: Implications of Truck Platoons for Roadside and Vehicle Safety Hardware. Safe-D Student Eddie Cordova (SDSU) interviewed Dr. Ko as part of the the Safe-D Student and Faculty Interview Chain. Read on to learn more about Dr. Ko and his research!

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