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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MSU Research Professor Taking Leadership Role in NATO Teams Focused on Off-Road Autonomy

January 15, 2020 - A Mississippi State research professor is helping lead international efforts to advance off-road autonomous vehicle ...

MSU Remains Mississippi’s Top Research University in Latest NSF Survey

November 25, 2019 - Mississippi State University is once again ranked as Mississippi’s top research university in the latest report ...

CAVS Associate Director Shares Expertise about Autonomous Vehicles in Mississippi Business Journal

October 30, 2019 - Driverless vehicles could be the next really big business disruption in the U.S. There are some futuristic projections ...

The Voices of Faculty and Researchers Are Important. Be a part of The Conversation. Sign-up for 'The Conversation' Workshop

October 16, 2019 - The Conversation aims to promote better understanding of the latest research news and breakthroughs, covering social ...

High Performance Computing Collaboratory Powers CAVS-Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems Led Project that Supports the U.S. Army's ERDC Ground Mobility Research in Several Key Areas

October 11, 2019 - Backed by a $3.08 million grant from the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Mississippi State ...

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