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McTrans Develops Bus Bike-Rack App

Published: Dec 5th, 2017

McTrans is mainly known in the transportation community for the development of the Highway Capacity Software (HCS) and Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) training/webinars. Did you know that McTrans also collaborates […]

FDOT-funded Project that Launched I-STREET has been Completed

Published: Dec 5th, 2017

The University of Florida Transportation Institute worked on an FDOT-funded project to develop a roadmap for I-STREET (Implementing Solutions from Transportation Research and Evaluation of Emerging Technologies), the real-world testbed […]

Pedro Maldonado Interns with AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Published: Oct 3rd, 2017

From June to August 2017, Pedro Maldonado interned with the American Automobile Association Foundation for Traffic Safety (AAAFTS) in Washington, D.C. Maldonado was part of the traffic research group and […]

The UFTI Welcomes Dr. Lili Du to the University of Florida

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

The UF Transportation Institute welcomes our newest faculty member, Lili Du. Dr. Du is an associate professor in the Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering. Before joining UF, she worked […]

UFTI Set to Launch Advanced Technology Testbed I-STREET

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

The University of Florida, in partnership with the Florida Department of Transportation and the City of Gainesville, is preparing to launch the advanced transportation technologies testbed I-STREET (Implementing Solutions from […]

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.