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UFTI Students, Faculty, and Staff Attend the 97th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board in Washington, D.C.

Published: Feb 2nd, 2018

Each January, students, faculty, and staff from the University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) travel to Washington, D.C., to participate in the Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB). […]

Council of University Transportation Centers Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Institute of Transportation Engineers

Published: Jan 31st, 2018

Dr. Lily Elefteriadou, President of the Council of University Transportation Centers, recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on behalf of CUTC with the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). The […]

Low Cost Safety Improvements Workshop on Nov. 28th

Published: Oct 26th, 2017

The UFTI Transportation Technology Transfer Center, the Florida Department of Transportation, and the Federal Highway Administration will present a 1.5-day workshop on low-cost best practices for safety. Federal, state,and local […]

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 […]

UFTI Student Tyler Valila wins ITE Scholarship Award for 2017-2018 School Year

UFTI Student Tyler Valila wins ITE Scholarship Award for 2017-2018 School Year

Published: Sep 1st, 2017

Tyler Valila, a second-year transportation engineering student, was this year’s recipient for the Institute of Transportation Engineers Scholarship Award. Valila was born and raised in Gardner, Massachusetts. He completed his […]

UFTI’s T2 Center Receives Three ASAP Awards from the FHWA

UFTI’s T2 Center Receives Three ASAP Awards from the FHWA

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recently awarded UFTI’s Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) Center three Accelerating Safety Activities Program (ASAP) awards. The three awards represent more than half of all available […]

HCS 7 Freeways Reliability

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

With Release 7.3, the Freeways module now models travel time reliability for Travel Time Index and Reliability Rating by analyzing hundreds of scenarios for the variance of demand, weather, incidents, […]

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). […]

McTrans Update

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

The Highway Capacity Software, version 7 (HCS7), includes updated modules to implement the Highway Capacity Manual 6th Edition (HCM6) procedures for signalized intersections, urban streets, alternative intersections, roundabouts, freeway facilities, […]

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 […]