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Research Digest March 2015: State DOT research

By Kevyn B.  |  CTR Library

The March 2015 issue of the Research Digest is now available for download from the CTR Library. This digest from CTR Library provides abstracts for 17 publications recently received from other states’ department of transportation research programs. The research projects represented here are from Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Virginia, and Washington. The reports …

Deadline Approaching for Application to D-STOP’S Summer Undergraduate Internship

By Maureen Kelly  |  D-Stop

D-STOP, in coordination with another USDOT Tier 1 research unit, the Center for Highway Pavement Preservation, will be hosting an 11-week summer internship for engineering undergraduates interested in transportation.  The University Transportation Center (UTC) Undergraduate Internship (UI) will provide interns with unique insight into transportation education and help prepare them for a possible career in the field. All UTC-UI interns …

Research Digest, Feb.2015: TRB reports

Research Digest, Feb.2015: TRB reports

By Kevyn B.  |  CTR Library

The January 2015 issue of the Research Digest is now available for download from the CTR Library’s website. This month’s digest provides abstracts for 14 recent publications received at the library from the Transportation Research Board (TRB). The selected publications include syntheses of information and best practice guidelines on a variety of topics from TRB’s …

NMC’s Big Data Panel at TRB a Success

By Maureen Kelly  |  Network Modeling Center

NMC Assistant Director Natalia Ruiz-Juri presided over a well-attended presentation on January 11 at TRB’s 94th Annual Meeting. Along with co-presenter Xuesong Zhou of Arizona State University, Ruiz-Juri hosted a workshop titled “Analyzing, Validating, and Visualizing Results from Modeling: The Role of Big Data and New Technologies.” More than 120 people attended this Sunday morning …