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Chandra Bhat Receives Humboldt Research Award

Chandra Bhat Receives Humboldt Research Award

News Release For Immediate Release May 2, 2014 Chandra Bhat awarded Humboldt Research Award Chandra Bhat, Director of the Center for Transportation Research at the University of Texas, was recently awarded a Humboldt Research Award by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany. This prestigious award is given to “recognition of a researcher’s entire achievements …


Posted by Joey Williams  |  Category : Awards

Emerging Transportation Technology in Texas

Study Finds Technology is Future of Transportation in Texas News Release For Immediate Release December 18, 2013 AUSTIN, Texas – A report encouraging investment in new transportation technologies in Texas – like self-driving cars – has been released by the Center for Transportation Research (CTR) at The University of Texas at Austin. Commissioned by the …


Posted by Joey Williams  |  Category : Autonomous/Connected Vehicles

CTR Students and Faculty Win Big at CUTC Awards

NEWS RELEASE: Three recent graduates from the Center for Transportation Research at UT-Austin have been given awards by the Council for University Transportation Centers. Christina Bernardo received the C.V. Wootan Award for Best MS Thesis in Planning and Policy, while Sriram Narayanamoorthy and Rajesh Paleti both were awarded the Milton Pikarsky Award for Best MS Thesis and Best PhD Dissertation, respectively, for Science and Technology. The awards will be presented during the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington, DC on January 12, 2014…


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Chandra Bhat awarded TRB Pyke Johnson Award

News Release For Immediate Release August 27, 2013 AUSTIN, Texas – Chandra Bhat, Director of the Center for Transportation Research at the University of Texas, has been awarded the Pyke Johnson Award by the Transportation Research Board Executive Committee. The award is given each year for the best paper in the area of transportation planning …


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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 …


Posted by Kevyn B.  |  Category : CTR Annual Symposium