Contact Us       Opportunities       Hawkmail

How do I get to NADS?
  • February 22nd is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day!

    Learn more about human factors engineering and our talented female engineers here. more »

  • "We cannot afford to wait"

    NHTSA launches drugged driving initiative, National Advanced Driving Simulator committed to this critical issue. Read our latest brief here. more »

  • Cannabis and Driving

    A recent multi-year study at NADS examined the interaction between cannabis, alcohol and driving more »

  • NADS Releases Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report

    Click here to view and download the annual report more »

  • Iowa City and Cedar Rapids Corridor Designated Automated Vehicle Proving Ground

    Read the joint UI / Iowa DOT press release here more »

  • University of Iowa Awarded Projects through New Toyota Program

    Toyota demonstrates commitment to safety research and innovation in continued partnership with UI by sponsoring projects studying autonomous and connected vehicle technologies more »


Current News

02-19-20189 signs you could be a distracted driver more »
02-16-2018Technology is key for Chamber of Commerce at banquet more »
02-01-2018Lone Tree students explore careers more »
01-19-2018Student researchers, scholars get spotlight in 2018 banner campaign more »
01-18-2018Iowa Drivers are Needed to Test Out a New Driving App more »
01-17-2018Drivers wanted to test new app more »
more »

The National Advanced Driving Simulator...
is the host, developer, and operator of the world's most advanced ground vehicle simulator.

From its inception, the mission of NADS continues to be to help our research partners save lives, and reduce the costs of vehicle crashes by better understanding the impact of technology, pharmaceuticals and other factors on driving performance.


Learn more about our organization
See what we've accomplished
Nighttime Driving Behaviors

Drivers aged 21 to 60 are invited to participate in a driving simulation study to examine nighttime driving behaviors in our NADS-1 simulator. You will be requi ...

Learn more...


We are always looking for more people to help by becoming part of our participant recruitment roster.


Bookmark and Share
Like us on Facebook!
Coypright © 2014 - The National Advanced Driving Simulator