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BTN LiveBIG: Iowa leading research to make roads safer

Road construction is an unfortunate headache many people deal with during their daily commute. Now, research being done by the University of Iowa is working to make these projects more effective, and save the government millions of dollars. In September, a group led by Dr. Susan Chrysler and the National Advanced Driving Simulator (NADS) at Iowa won a $1.4 million University Transportation Center (UTC) grant from the federal government. The consortium will utilize driving simulation to address the safety issues prioritized by the U.S. Department of Transportation. “Iowa’s NADS program is strong, which makes them the obvious lead for an