Automotive Collision Avoidance System Field Operational Test Program
FIRST ANNUAL REPORT

LIST OF ACRONYMS

 

ABS 

Antilock Brake System

ACC 

Adaptive Cruise Control

ACAS 

Automotive Collision Avoidance System

CAMP 

Crash Avoidance Metrics Partnership

CAN 

Controller Area Network

CCC 

Conventional Cruise Control
CW  Collision Warning

DAS 

Data Acquisition System

DCS 

Delphi Chassis Systems

DDE 

Delphi Delco Electronics

DGPS 

Differential Global Positioning System

DVI 

Driver-Vehicle Interface

EDV 

Engineering Development Vehicle

FCW 

Forward Collision Warning

FMCW 

Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave

GM 

General Motors Corporation

GMR1 

General Motors Research 1 (Threat Assessment Algorithm)

GMR2 

General Motors Research 2 (Threat Assessment Algorithm)

GPS 

Global Positioning System

HEM 

Hughes Electronics Microwave

HHDD 

High Head Down Display

HURP 

Human Use Review Panel

HW 

Headway (Threat Assessment Algorithm)

ICC 

Intelligent Cruise Control

IRB 

Institutional Review Board

LOIS 

Likelihood Of Image Shape

MOE 

Measure of Effectiveness

MMIC 

Microwave Monolithic Integrated Circuit

NHTSA 

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

OEM 

Original Equipment Manufacturer

SGI 

Silicon Graphics Inc.

SMCC 

Stepper Motor Cruise Control

SWR 

Standing Wave Ratio

TASIM 

Threat Assessment Simulation

TRP 

Technology Reinvestment Program

TTC 

Time To Collision (Threat Assessment Algorithm)

UMTRI 

University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute

VCO 

Voltage Controlled Oscillator

VSWR 

Voltage Standing Wave Ratio

 


[TITLE PAGE]
      [TABLE OF CONTENTS]
[1 Executive Summary]     [2 Introduction]     [3 System Integration]     [4 Forward Radar Sensor]
[5 Forward Vision Sensor]     [6 Brake Control System]     [7 Throttle Control System]
[8 Driver-Vehicle Interface]      [9 Data Fusion]     [10 Tracking & Identification]     [11 CW Function]   
 [12 ACC Function]     [13 Fleet Vehicle Build]      [14 Field Operational Test]
[Appendix A]     [Acronyms]