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The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) conducts research to save lives, time, and money and protect the environment. By most metrics, VTTI is the largest university-level transportation institute in the U.S. and houses the largest group of driving safety researchers in the world. The institute has effected significant change in public policies for driver, passenger, and pedestrian safety and is advancing the design of vehicles and infrastructure to increase performance of the transportation system. In partnership with the public and private sectors, VTTI develops, evaluates, and improves advanced driver assistance systems using progressive research strategies such as naturalistic observation on open roadways, controlled test-track evaluations, computation modeling, simulation, and precision measurement within application-specific laboratories. The VTTI community is charged with finding solutions to the greatest transportation challenges facing not only the nation but the world. The faculty, staff, and students of VTTI are truly dedicating their lives to saving lives. At VTTI we: