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5th Annual UTC Conference for the Southeastern Region

Published: Aug 15th, 2017

The UFTI’s STRIDE Center will be hosting this year’s University Transportation Centers (UTC) Conference for the Southeastern Region, November 16-17, 2017, at the UF campus. The conference is FREE and open […]

Meet Marian Ankomah, Ph.D. Student

Published: Aug 7th, 2017

Doctoral student, Marian Ankomah, discusses her specialization in transportation planning while working on her Ph.D. in civil and coastal engineering.

UFTI Director Elected President of the Council of University Transportation Centers

Published: Aug 2nd, 2017

During the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC)  Summer Meeting in Buffalo, NY, Dr. Lily Elefteriadou was elected  president of the organization.   Dr. Elefteriadou will serve as President for one […]

Multidisciplinary Students Present Their Transportation-Related Projects

Published: Jul 31st, 2017

Jerone Dunbar and Brianna Posadas, Ph.D. students in computer and information science engineering working with Dr. Juan Gilbert, recently completed multidisciplinary projects focusing on transportation. Dunbar presented his paper at […]

TRB AV Symposium Recap

Published: Jul 31st, 2017

The 2017 Automated Vehicles Symposium was held in San Francisco, CA, and was a joint conference between the Transportation Research Board (TRB) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI). […]

Meet Pruthvi Manjunatha, Ph.D. Student

Published: Jul 28th, 2017

UFTI Ph.D. student, Pruthvi Manjunatha, takes you behind the scenes of the UFTI driving simulator and explains how it works.

UFTI Participates in UF SURF Program

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

This year, the University of Florida launched Summer Undergraduate Research at Florida (SURF), which is a 10-week program that provides students, excelling in their studies at their home institutions, with […]

Abstract Submissions Open Now!

Published: Jun 8th, 2017

Share your work with colleagues, sponsors, and collaborators of University Transportation Centers in the Southeastern U.S. Conference organizers welcome abstracts for oral papers and poster presentations from faculty and students. The […]

UFTI Participates in FDOT Research Program Peer Exchange

Published: May 31st, 2017

FDOT held a peer exchange, which is a review of a state DOT’s Research, Development, and Technology program by representatives of other state DOTs, federal transportation agencies, academic institutions, the […]

UFTI Researchers Collaborating with the City of Gainesville to Test New Traffic Data Collection Approaches That Include AVs

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

NSF, FDOT, the City of Gainesville are helping the UFTI to test new technologies and algorithms that will facilitate the presence of autonomous and connected vehicles.