When will driverless vehicles become a reality?

20 March 2013

Portrait of Professor Malcolm McCulloch

with Professor Malcolm McCulloch
Professor of Energy Systems

Malcolm McCulloch is a Professor of Energy Systems and Group Leader of the Energy and Power Group at the University of Oxford. His interests are in the area related to the domestic energy sector, development of user centric demand side management tec...

Within 10 years a large proportion of cars will have most of the functionality of autonomous vehicles, gradually taking over parking, breaking, lane changing as they are beginning to do now. We have the technolog,y says Malcolm McCulloch, it is the social acceptance of such changes that is more of an issue.