Advanced Crash Avoidance Technologies Program (ACAT) II - Nissan/University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI)

The Nissan/University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) Advanced Crash Avoidance Technologies (ACAT) project is focused on driver situational awareness in relation to lane-change/merge maneuvers that can result in crashes. This research will investigate the feasibility of developing a safety impact methodology that can estimate the safety benefits of lane change/merge countermeasures.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $2343800.00
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, D.C.  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Harding, John

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  • Start Date: 20090101
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20101231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35145

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01490676
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-08-H-00237
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 29 2013 1:01AM