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Mar 20 2018 | Stanford Engineering
The video game Gran Turismo has blurred the line between the real world of autos and motor sports. Kazunori Yamauchi, CEO, Polyphony Digital, Gran Turismo's parent company, spoke at a recent CARS Open Garage Talk on the ways he continues to push the divide between reality and virtual reality.
Mar 14 2018 | Stanford Engineering | Posted In: Education
Stanford hosted the three-day Rising Stars program founded five years ago by MIT. Rising Stars brings together female engineers to encourage academic careers, navigate the job market and rise to exceptional academic careers. 
CARS Director Chris Gerdes moderated a discussion with Chairman and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, Stefano Domenicali, on the technological changes on the horizon and how Lamborghini is meeting the challenge of automation, hybridization and electrification. View the video here.
May 5 2017 | Future of Everything | Posted In: Research
Experience MARTY, Stanford's self-driving, electrified, drifting Delorean as Russ Altman, host of the Future of Everything and Chris Gerdes take her out for a spin at Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, CA.
Feb 27 2017 | Stanford News | Posted In: Education, Faculty, Research
Jennifer Widom, professor of computer science and electrical engineering will be the new Stanford School of Engineering Dean. Widom, a distinguished researcher in data and information management, taught one of the Stanford's first MOOC's (massive open online courses) and most recently served as...