Ben-Gurion University - Shlomi Dolev Lab

About Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is one of Israel’s leading research universities and among the world leaders in many fields. It has around 20,000 students and 4,000 faculty members. The Faculty has three main campuses: The Marcus Family Campus in Beer-Sheva; the research campus at Sde Boker and the Eilat Campus, and is home to national and multi-disciplinary research institutes: the National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev; the National Institute of Solar Energy; the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology; the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research; the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, and Heksherim – The Research Institute for Jewish and Israeli Literature and Culture.

Member's Teleoperation vision

Platoon formation and management can serve 1 remote driver per 1000 cars. On the fly recognition and definition of platoon as well as implementing traffic policies whether connected to geographic location or to the platoon entity.
Telop capabilities enable new opportunities, such as the possibility to design (central controlled) traffic with no traffic jams, with adaptivity to the demands and current traffic loads, and fast automatic recovery from unexpected situations.
The group designs platoon management algorithms to realize the vision, including traffic policies enforcements, scheduling and automatic recovery.

Member's activity within the consortium

Platoon automatic definition management and usage for the q remote driver per 1000 cars vision. Including enforcing traffic policies on platoons such as following the behaviour of the leader, and scheduling, such as virtual traffic lights.