Badger Herald: UW paves way for research on driverless vehicles with testing grounds

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This Badger Herald article includes quotes from civil and environmental engineering researchers Peter Rafferty and Jon Riehl.

As scientists work to make driverless vehicles a reality, University of Wisconsin moves to prepare the state to become their testing ground. Wisconsin was designated a testing ground for autonomous vehicles last month. UW collaborated with the Madison City Council, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation and various companies in the state to submit a proposal to the U.S. Department of Transportation in December last year for this designation. More…