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Synergy

Abstract

This brings together technology experts to design a platoon of autonomous vehicles to self-drive from Stockport station to Manchester Airport whilst having the option of checking-in en-route.

Description

Project Synergy will introduce innovative technologies to operate connected autonomous cars in a platoon formation from Stockport railway station directly to the Arrivals terminal at Manchester Airport. Concurrently, a platoon of three pods will transit passengers to and from a car park in the airport to the passenger terminals. Project Synergy will facilitate inclusive accessible transport for the aged and the visually impaired.

I am the Principle Investigator helping lead the Harper team.

Funding Body

Innovate UK

Lead Organisation

Westfield Motor Cars

Partners

CISCO, Fusion, Stockport Council, Conigital, Manchester Metropolitan University, Transport for Manchester

Publications

http://synergy-cav.com/

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