2012 September

VeloTexas 2012: promoting safer travel by bicycle

UT students, researchers, City of Austin and San Antonio city planners, TxDOT coordinators, bicyclists, and representatives of Movability Austin will gather for two days in Austin at VeloTexas to promote the use of bicycles and safety in Texas. “Through this effort we hope to promote bicycle use as a basic travel mode — but maybe …


Posted by clair  |  Category : Bicycles

UT Austin engineering student Dan Fagnant selected to author the 2013 Annual William P. Eno Research Paper

UT Austin engineering student Dan Fagnant has been selected to author the Annual William P. Eno Research Paper for the Eno Center for Transportation. The paper, to be co-authored with UT engineering professor Dr. Kara Kockelman, will be on the subject of autonomous vehicles. The paper will be published in the winter of 2013 and …


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Chandra Bhat assumes directorship at the Center for Transportation Research at UT Austin

Dr. Chandra Bhat, the Adnan Abou-Ayyash Centennial Professor in Transportation Engineering in the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering, assumed the role of director of the Center for Transportation Research (CTR) on September 1, 2012. For more information on Dr. Bhat and CTR, see the article on the Cockrell School website. Read …


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