Next generation ride-sharing with autonomous vehicles
|Interdisciplinary Areas:||Data/Information/Computation, Smart City, Infrastructure, Transportation
Carmakers are racing to develop self-driving cars to use in fleets of robo-taxis in order to tap into this potentially lucrative new market. The successful deployment of robo-taxis crucially depends
on the profit of the ride-sharing fleet operating companies, and how efficiently the resources are used by these companies. The goal of proposed research is to provide theoretical foundations and
a unifying framework for control of autonomous fleet providers.
PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Statistics, OR, or related areas.
Vaneet Aggarwal, IE, email@example.com, https://engineering.purdue.edu/CLANLabs
Shweta Singh, ABE, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://sites.google.com/site/shwetasinghlab/
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