2012 July

July 2012 Research Digest

The July 2012 issue of the Research Digest is now available for download. This month’s digest provides abstracts for 30 of the most recent publications from the Southwest Region University Transportation Center (SWUTC).  The research projects represented here cover a wide range of topics. The theme for the SWUTC is Transportation Solutions to Enhance Prosperity and the Quality …


Posted by Kevyn B.  |  Category : CTR Library

Dr. Randy B. Machemehl presents bicycle study results to USIT students at UT Austin, July 2, 2012

Dr. Randy B. Machemehl, Nasser I. Al-Rashid Centennial Professor in Transportation Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, presented “UT Bicycle Facility Research” on July 2, 2012, at the Cockrell School of Engineering as part of a series of presentations by and for students engaged in transportation research. Dr. Machemehl discussed the results of …


Posted by clair  |  Category : Pedestrian & Nonmotorized

USIT student interns, UT faculty, and CTR researchers will present lectures on transportation topics at UT Austin this summer

This summer at the Cockrell School of Engineering, student exploring in transportation research as a potential career are studying the many directions that such a career can take researchers. On June 20, 2012, ten students presented topics of interest as part of the Undergraduate Summer Internship in Transportation (USIT). The student interns represent universities from …


Posted by clair  |  Category : Researchers

Dr. Clyde Lee receives Honorary Member Award from the International Society for Weigh-In-Motion, 2012

Dr. Clyde Lee, Professor Emeritus at The University of Texas at Austin, received the first Honorary Member Award ever given by the International Society for Weigh-In-Motion (ISWIM) this year at their sixth International Conference on Weigh-In-Motion (ICWIM6) for his “outstanding and sustained contribution to Weigh-In-Motion (WIM) for five decades, including the development of ASTM E-1318, …


Posted by clair  |  Category : Awards