This helps to overcome the bottleneck that is holding back autonomous cars or autonomous systems from becoming an everyday reality." Truly autonomous cars are not yet on the roads and it is expected to be a long journey toward self-driving cars on a large scale. In fact, Tesla's approach cannot be considered rational in the race of automated technologies that are safe and sustainable, noted Dr. Duong. So I think our flexible and extensible approach will go further and bring more benefits on a large scale”, Dr. Duong said. Currently, Dr. Duong holds 13 patents and has authored hundreds of journal articles.