Press Coverage

Finding the Secret Sauce

Road & Track, Dec 2012, December 01, 2012

Can a car's feel be measured? It's a question that has fascinated me for the two decades I've been in this business. I'd argue that there's nothing more vital to the pleasure we take from the automobile than our connection to it.  

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Developing the brain of a driverless car

Smartplanet.com, August 17, 2012

Stanford researchers from the Revs Program at Stanford are pairing vehicle dynamics data with brainwave data of race car drivers to improve computer algorithms in driverless cars.   Read Full Article

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Dale Earnhardt: Forever a Hero

FOX Sports, April 17, 2013

Stanford University, one of the nation’s greatest research centers, is trying to find out just what it was about Earnhardt that inspired such fan devotion.   Read Full Article

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Creativity at Work: film director Jeff Zwart

LinkedIn, December 11, 2013

How you do express your creativity at work? How do you help teams of people reach their creative potential?   Read Full Article

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Chris Gerdes: The future race car: 150 mph, and no driver

TEDxStanford, May 19, 2012

TEDxStanford video of Revs Co-Director Professor Chris Gerdes discussing his team's development of autonomous cars and the Revs Program supported research on studying the brainwaves of professional drivers to influence safety innovations in future autonomous vehicles.   Read Full Article

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Cars are topic of academic inquiry at Stanford University program

The Sacramento Bee, October 16, 2011

The Revs Program at Stanford, created by the vision of Miles Collier, elevates the study of the automobile through cross-discipline research and course offerings in archaeology, art and art history, urban studies, and design and engineering.   Read Full Article

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Car Graphic November 2014

Car Graphic (Japan), November 2014, November 01, 2014

Feature on Revs Program class ME200 in the new issue of Car Graphic of Japan.  

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Cadillac Promotes Revs Class on Design Restoration

Cadillac, April 18, 2012

See the Cadillac Facebook page on the spring 2012 Design Theory & Methodology class studying the engineering, manufacturing techniques and design perspectives of a 1962 Cadillac in the process of restoring this classic American car.   Read Full Article

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Biometrics used to measure car racers’ response

Biometricupdate.com, August 23, 2012

 Researchers from Stanford's Revs Program are using biological data from race car drivers and vehicle metrics from a 1966 Ford GT40 during the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion to learn what activities require the most brain activity to design safety features in Shelley, Stanford's autonomous car.   Read Full Article

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Autonomous Leader

dailybrink.com, September 10, 2012

A conversation with Revs Program faculty, Chris Gerdes, discussing Shelley, the autonomous race car, his passion for racing and the Revs program research instrumenting race car drivers. The innovations from these research projects will improve safety systems in the cars we drive and inform human/machine interation in autonomous cars.   Read Full Article

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