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CTR Announces the Texas Distinguished Lecture Series in Transportation

CTR is proud to announce the Texas Distinguished Lecture Series in Transportation. This series will present the latest thinking and challenges in the field of transportation. In keeping with CTR’s mission of research, education, and public service, the Texas Distinguished Lecture Series is open to the public, as well as to transportation researchers and practitioners. …


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Cebelak Chosen to Represent UT Austin at Eno Conference

Meredith Cebelak, P.E., was recently selected to represent The University of Texas at Austin at the 21st Annual Leadership Development Conference, hosted by the Eno Center for Transportation. This conference, held in Washington DC June 2–6, is attended by 20 of the nation’s top graduate students in transportation and gives them a first-hand look at …


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CTR Researcher Presents Testimony at the Capitol

On March 4, 2013, Alejandra Cruz Ross was invited to present testimony before the newly created International Trade and Intergovernmental Affairs Committee. Representative Poncho Nevárez, Chairman of the International Bridges and Border Crossings Subcommittee, was particularly interested in the work that CTR and TTI’s study team has been developing in the border region for the …


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CTR Director Receives Hocott Award

CTR Director Dr. Chandra Bhat has been selected to receive the Billy & Claude R. Hocott Distinguished Centennial Engineering Research Award from the Cockrell School of Engineering for 2012–13. Initiated in 1983, this award recognizes faculty members who have significantly contributed to furthering the profession of engineering through documented research conducted while associated with The …


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CTR Researchers Honored by WTS

At today’s meeting of the Women’s Transportation Seminar: Heart of Texas Chapter (WTS:HOT), two CTR researchers received awards from the organization. Faculty researcher Dr. Kara Kockelman was awarded a one-year honorary membership in WTS:HOT. These memberships are given to transportation professionals who have shown extraordinary commitment to the chapter, WTS goals, and the transportation community. …


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