ADS - Lumbar spine response and injury risk

This research supports an evaluation of injury risk and development of injury criteria for the lumbar spine that can be applied towards use with the THOR dummies and has specific applications in ADS. (AMRP Highlighted Project - makes up 4 of 4 under Enhancement of testing and simulation tools for occupant protection in alternative vehicle designs enabled by ADS.)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • USDOT Research Hub DisplayID 157310


  • English


  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $53723
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

  • Managing Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Project Managers:

    Parent, Dan

  • Start Date: 20210927
  • Expected Completion Date: 20220731
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • USDOT Program: Vehicle Safety Research
  • Subprogram: Bio

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01862389
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 25 2022 10:24AM