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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 is Partnering with ERDC to Lead a $7.8 million U.S. Department of Defense Project to Advance Military Engineering Capabilities

July 29, 2021 - The multidisciplinary project is led by Mississippi State University's Center for Advanced Vehicular ...

CAVS Researcher Part of NREL $5.18-million Department of Energy Grant to Boost Solar Energy for Resilient Community Microgrids

June 22, 2021 - An assistant professor in Mississippi State's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and CAVS ...

IEEE Signal Processing Magazine Features CAVS Researchers' New Sensor Processing Course with State-of-the-Art Physics-based Autonomy Simulator

May 20, 2021 - A new sensor processing course, Sensor Processing for Autonomous Vehicles (SPAV), designed by John Ball, ...

CAVS Researchers, Du and Stone, Among 24 MSU Professors Who Complete Faculty Leadership Development Institute

May 11, 2021 - Mississippi State leaders recognized 24 graduates of the university's Spring 2021 Faculty Leadership ...

Geosystems Research Institute and Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems’ Researchers Honored as Newest Grisham Master Teachers, Giles Distinguished Professors

April 28, 2021 - Mississippi State is recognizing five distinguished faculty members with the university's most prestigious ...

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