Welcome to the

Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS)

We are a world-class technology development center comprised of engineering, research, development and technology transfer teams. Founded in 2002, CAVS is committed to exploring solutions to complex problems, in areas such as autonomous vehicles, materials science, high-performance computing, advanced controls, and human-machine interaction.

Annual Reports

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News

CAVS Hosts Electric Ship Research and Development Consortium

June 12, 2019 - Elite researchers from across the country gathered at Mississippi State University’s Center for Advanced ...

MSU EcoCAR Team Awarded ‘Spirit of the Challenge’

June 12, 2019 - A team of Mississippi State students added a new piece of hardware to their trophy case after attending the EcoCAR ...

CAVS Represented at MSU's ORED Awards

June 12, 2019 - Six members of MSU’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems ensured that the organization was well-represented ...

Shaw Named MSU’s New Provost and Executive Vice President

June 5, 2019 - A longtime faculty member and senior administrator at Mississippi State will serve the university in a new leadership ...

CAVS Expert Discusses Autonomous, Connected Crashes in Two New SCRS IDEAS Collide Videos

May 8, 2019 - The Society of Collision Repair Specialists recently released video from two more IDEAS Collide talks, ...

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