AVATAR - Project partners contributed to a Nature article on autonomous ships
AVATAR project partners Rudy Negenborn (TU Delft | Mechanical Engineering ) and Peter Slaets (KU Leuven) contributed to a Nature article on autonomous ships.
Research gaps in six key areas are described:
(i) understanding the challenges at different levels of autonomy;
(ii) defining the role of humans;
(iii) assuring safety and security;
(iv) rethinking ports;
(v) embedding autonomy in legal and regulatory frameworks;
(vi) setting out the case for autonomous ships.
The full article is available here.
See also the AVATAR LinkedIn message.