Research Digest, July 2020: State DOTs

thumbnail of research digest coverThe July 2020 issue of the Research Digest is now available for download from the CTR Library. This digest from the CTR Library provides abstracts for 17 publications recently received from other states’ department of transportation research programs. The research projects represented here are from various states including Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, and Virginia. The reports cover a wide range of topics including factors surrounding child seat usage in rideshare services; assessment of the performance of vehicular traffic signal assemblies during hurricane force winds; the development of a statewide multimodal count program; and best practices for determining life cycle costs of asphalt pavements.

Full-text links are provided for each report.

To stay up-to-date on all the latest research published through different transportation programs, please visit the library’s online catalog. We provide links to online full-text of reports in our catalog when publishers make that content available for free.

The Research Digest is a monthly newsletter targeted mainly towards TxDOT staff and researchers. The goal of the Digest is to showcase new publications.The subject of the Digest rotates between these themes:

  • TxDOT research (Center for Transportation Research, Texas A&M Transportation Institute, Center for Multidisciplinary Research in Transportation, University of Texas at El Paso, etc.)
  • Other State DOTs’ research
  • Transportation Research Board (TRB)
  • Federal government publications

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