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Map-Matching Algorithms

Pioneering map-matching algorithms enhance network-level crash mapping – reducing congestion and improving safety.

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Reducing HGV blind spots

Research to measure and reduce HGV blind spots now underpins EU regulations – saving 100s of lives every year.

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Head injury prevention

Improvements to helmet safety test standards will save lives.

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Physical activity guidelines for spinal cord injuries

International collaboration defines exercise guidelines for adults with SCI to enhance health and fitness.

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Improving the National Citizen Service

Improving the UK Government’s flagship youth programme, the National Citizen Service – benefiting young people nationwide. 

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Solar Energy Social Enterprises

Solar nano-grids are having a real and very positive impact on rural communities in Kenya and Bangladesh.

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