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Autonomous Cars. Under the Hood. What an autonomous car is Who makes these cars Pros Cons Who this technology impacts How it will affect the classroom References / useful links. The Mechanics. Robotic or driverless car. A car that navigates on its own by sensing its environment.

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Autonomous cars

Autonomous Cars


Under the hood

Under the Hood

  • What an autonomous car is

  • Who makes these cars

  • Pros

  • Cons

  • Who this technology impacts

  • How it will affect the classroom

  • References / useful links


The mechanics

The Mechanics

  • Robotic or driverless car.

  • A car that navigates on its own by sensing its environment.

  • Some of the techniques used to read the environment are laser, radar, GPS, and computer vision.

  • The car chooses appropriate navigation paths, senses and avoids obstacles and takes into consideration relevant signage.


The brands

The Brands

Some of the companies are:

  • 2getthere – netherlands

  • Google

  • General motors

  • Volkswagen

  • Audi

  • BMW

  • Volvo


Accelerators

Accelerators

  • Fewer crashes

  • Reduced travel time

  • Increased roadway capacity

  • Removal of constraints of occupants

  • Eliminates redundant passengers


Accelerators1

Accelerators

  • Reduces number of vehicles

  • Reduces parking space needed

  • Less police monitoring needed

  • Less vehicle insurance needed

  • Transportation costs on goods decreases


Brakes

Brakes

  • Legislation

    • Nevada legalized June 2011

  • Initial Cost

  • Job loss


Google

Google


Who the technology impacts

Who the technology Impacts


Effects the classroom

Effects the Classroom?


Reference useful links

Reference/Useful Links

  • http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/GadgetGuide/story?id=4101838

  • http://www.wired.com/autopia/2008/01/gm-says-driverl/

  • http://auto.howstuffworks.com/under-the-hood/trends-innovations/drive

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autonomous_ca

  • http://www.greencarcongress.com/2011/06/ab511-20110625.html

  • http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/10/science/10google.html?hp=&pagewanted=all


How do you feel about having a car drive itself

How do you feel about having a car drive itself


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