2013 March

CTR Researcher Presents Testimony at the Capitol

On March 4, 2013, Alejandra Cruz Ross was invited to present testimony before the newly created International Trade and Intergovernmental Affairs Committee. Representative Poncho Nevárez, Chairman of the International Bridges and Border Crossings Subcommittee, was particularly interested in the work that CTR and TTI’s study team has been developing in the border region for the …

Posted by maureenk@mail.utexas.edu  |  Category : Borders / Ports of entry

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

CTR Director Receives Hocott Award

CTR Director Dr. Chandra Bhat has been selected to receive the Billy & Claude R. Hocott Distinguished Centennial Engineering Research Award from the Cockrell School of Engineering for 2012–13. Initiated in 1983, this award recognizes faculty members who have significantly contributed to furthering the profession of engineering through documented research conducted while associated with The …

Posted by maureenk@mail.utexas.edu  |  Category : Awards