CTR Annual Symposium

2017 CTR Symposium Showcases Diverse Topics

2017 CTR Symposium Showcases Diverse Topics

This year’s event demonstrated our tremendous range of transportation expertise, encompassing next-generation connected/autonomous vehicle technologies, freight trends, a tool to assist in the legislative planning process, and methods to maximize the lifespan of structures. Complementing the day’s presentations was a poster session that allowed participants to meet with UT Austin graduate student researchers and transportation faculty, who demonstrated …


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2016 CTR Symposium Focused on Practice

This year’s event emphasized tools to improve daily operations as well as practical application of research to create the next generation of engineers. This approach was well-received, prompting one of the attendees to express “thanks for including content more suited for your audience (TxDOT practitioners)—less theoretical academic presentations.” Complementing the day’s presentations was a poster session that …


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2014 CTR Symposium Recap

2014 CTR Symposium Recap

The 2014 CTR Symposium was held on April 23 at the Commons Learning Center at the J.J. Pickle Research Campus. This year’s focus was the celebration of 50 years of innovation in transportation research, with additional presentations looking into the future. The keynote panel, comprised of researchers from the Ferguson Structural Engineering Laboratory (FESL), highlighted …


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2014 Symposium Poster Session

The Center for Transportation Research is pleased to announce the following technical posters that will be on view at the 2014 CTR Symposium, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The posters represent current transportation research projects being conducted at The University of Texas at Austin. Graduate students and professional researchers will be on hand to answer questions …


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2014 CTR Symposium

The Center for Transportation Research will host its annual symposium on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The theme of this year’s symposium is “Celebrating 50 Years of Innovation.” The symposium will be held at the Commons Center at The University of Texas at Austin Pickle Research Campus, 10100 Burnet Road (map and directions). 2014 Symposium Schedule …


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CTR to host “Energy is the Key” Symposium 2013 at the Commons Center at the J. J. Pickle Research Campus, 10100 Burnet Rd., Austin Texas, April 3, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Center for Transportation Research’s Annual Symposium April 3, 2013 in Austin, Texas CTR’s symposium will focus on relationships between the evolving energy sector and solutions to future transportation issues   AUSTIN, TX (March 27, 2013) — The Center for Transportation Research (CTR), a transportation research center at The University of Texas at …


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