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D-STOP 2016 Symposium Archive

The 2016 D-STOP Symposium: “Smart Cities” Friday, April 1   7:30 to 4:30 View the day’s photo album.   Get the highlights in this article. Overview  This symposium is intended to bring together research being conducted as part of the Data Supported Transportation Operations and Planning (D-STOP) UTC Tier 1 Center and beyond with additional perspectives from individuals …


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Zhang’s Research Quantifies PPPs for Real-World Applications

Zhang’s Research Quantifies PPPs for Real-World Applications

Highway funding shortfalls necessitate alternative and creative ways to finance the highway infrastructure, and one such innovative way is to form public-private partnerships (PPPs). In doing so, the private sector is highly interested in anticipating any risks to its investment, while the public sector is keen to forge a partnership based on a fair concession …


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D-STOP Researchers Present at SXSW’s First UT Village

D-STOP Researchers Present at SXSW’s First UT Village

In keeping with the D-STOP research mission, CTR and WNCG (Wireless Networking and Communications Group) researchers collaborated to present their cutting-edge work on connected vehicles, 3D maps, and Big Data during the first-ever UT Village at SXSW Interactive 2015. This event featured panels and interactive research demonstrations and was open to all SXSW Interactive Badge Holders. …


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4th International Choice Modeling Conference to be held in Austin

4th International Choice Modeling Conference to be held in Austin

Chandra Bhat of the Center for Transportation Research and Thomas Adler of Resource Systems Group will host the 4th International Choice Modeling Conference (ICMC) to be held May 10-13, 2015 in Austin, Texas. The ICMC series is recognized worldwide as a premier occasion for networking with fellow choice analysis researchers, sharing cutting-edge research and developments …


Posted by Kevyn B.  |  Category : Conference

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 selected to participate in 2013 WTS international Leadership Program

Lisa Loftus-Otway, president of the Heart of Texas Chapter of Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS), was selected to be one of fourteen transportation industry professionals to participate in the 2013 WTS international Leadership Program. The program will be held February 3-7, 2013, at Rutgers State University. The National Transit Institute (NTI), located at Rutgers, provides logistical …


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