2016 July

Research Digest, July 2016: TRB

Research Digest, July 2016: TRB

The July 2016 issue of the Research Digest is now available for download from the CTR Library’s website. This month’s digest provides abstracts and full-text links for 18 recent publications from the Transportation Research Board’s (TRB) Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP), National Cooperative Rail Research Program (NCRRP), and the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP). …


Posted by Michael Nugent  |  Category : CTR Library

Smart Transport Symposium 2016

Smart Transport Symposium 2016

Friday, August 5, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Held at U.T. Austin’s Thompson Conference Center; get map and parking directions Hosted in connection with TxDOT Research Project 0-6838 (Bringing Smart Transport to Texans: Ensuring the Benefit of a Connected and Autonomous Transport System in Texas), this symposium is designed to further report on the past …


Posted by Maureen Kelly  |  Category : Autonomous/Connected Vehicles

Robert Heath Moderates Brooklyn 5G Summit Panel

Robert Heath Moderates Brooklyn 5G Summit Panel

5G technology will play a major role in the future of automotive systems. Exactly how this technology will be implemented is still up for debate. To discuss current research and possible directions for 5G, industry experts met in New York for the Brooklyn 5G Summit in April 2016. The annual summit, jointly organized by Nokia …


Posted by Maureen Kelly  |  Category : D-STOP

D-STOP Business Advisory Council Expanded

In preparation for the first official meeting of its Business Advisory Council (BAC), D-STOP added to the BAC with new members from the FHWA and RideScout, a transportation options app created here in Austin. See the full listing of members. This first meeting was held at CTR on March 31. The next day, several BAC members presented …


Posted by Maureen Kelly  |  Category : D-STOP