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TUC driving simulator study

07 February 2022

Chemnitz University of Technology (TUC) is the leader of work package 3, responsible for coordinating the evaluations of the developed prototypes in computer simulations, driving simulators and real-road demonstrators. They are conducting a driving simulator study to evaluate the acceptance and usability of the Mediator system and its functions respectively. Matthias Beggiato (WP3 leader) was …

TU Chemnitz seeks volunteers for driving simulator study

04 February 2022

Local news stations paid attention to the MEDIATOR project in the past week as the TU Chemnitz research team is currently looking for participants to take part in a driving simulator study. The participants can try out the intelligent assistance system themselves and evaluate the innovative display and operating concept. Chemnitz University of Technology (TUC) is involved in the MEDIATOR project …

Who drives? Me or the car?

01 November 2021

In October 2020, Benedetta Grazian graduated cum laude from Delft University of Technology on her work within the MEDIATOR project. Applying a human-centred approach, Benedetta designed and tested an HMI for highly automated vehicles, i.e., automation that allows the driver to be out of the loop a long time (which relates to the MEDIATOR automation level ‘Time to Sleep’ ). The HMI …

Invitation to participate in a research study

05 October 2021

SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research and the TU Delft are looking for participants to take part in a research study that focuses on the usability of an information system for automated vehicles: Virtual Reality Evaluation of an Information System in Automated Vehicles . What does the study entail? In this study, you will be shown the information system of an autonomous vehicle with the use of …

MEDIATOR behind the scenes: use cases

20 October 2020

The Mediator system generally focusses on all driving scenarios with vehicles up to SAE level 5 automation. To develop and evaluate the Mediator system within the MEDIATOR project however, this scope will need to be reduced. For this purpose, a set of use cases was defined in the beginning of the project. During the first advisory board meeting several board members indicated that the MEDIATOR …