Prof Dinesh Mohan has passed away

With great sadness we let you know that Prof Dinesh Mohan, IIT Delhi has passed away from a cardiac arrest arising from Covid19 related complications. Professor Dinesh Mohan has been connected to the Swedish traffic safety research in various ways since Prof Bertil Aldman started the department of Traffic Safety at Chalmers University. Dinesh Mohan was a guest professor at SAFER in 2009 to develop knowledge about traffic safety of vulnerable road users in India and China, primarily for a better understanding of the occurrence, distribution, engineering and human factors of the VRUs accidents and for comparison with the facts in Europe. Professor Mohan was globally very well known, contributed a lot not least to IRCOBI and a very nice and friendly person.

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SAFER is the open research arena where researchers and expertise work together to create safe mobility. Our traffic safety approach covers people, vehicles and the infrastructure – and together we contribute to safer road transports and smarter, more sustainable cities.

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