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Autonomous self-driving vehicle: Perception, supervised learning, control.

Show simple item record Quartey, Benedict 2019-03-08T12:14:16Z 2019-03-08T12:14:16Z 2018-04
dc.description Applied Thesis submitted to the Department of Computer Science, Ashesi University, in partial fulfillment of Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, April 2018. en_US
dc.description.abstract Road accidents are estimated to be the ninth leading cause of death across all age groups globally. 1.25 million people die annually from road accidents, and Africa has the highest rate of road fatalities (WHO, 2015). Self-driving technology has the potential of saving over a million lives lost to preventable road accidents worldwide. Africa accounts for the majority of road fatalities and as such would benefit immensely from this technology. However, financial constraints prevent viable experimentation and research into self-driving technology in Africa. In this applied project I designed and implemented RollE to bridge this gap. RollE is an affordable modular autonomous vehicle development platform. It is capable of road data collection and autonomous driving using a convolutional neural network. This system is aimed at providing students and researchers with an affordable autonomous vehicle to develop self-driving car technology. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Ashesi University en_US
dc.subject Road accidents en_US
dc.subject road fatalities en_US
dc.subject Self-driving technology en_US
dc.subject RollE en_US
dc.subject autonomous vehicle development platform en_US
dc.subject road data collection en_US
dc.title Autonomous self-driving vehicle: Perception, supervised learning, control. en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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