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UFTI Goes to the Florida State Capitol for Gator Day

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

Faculty and staff representing the University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) traveled to the state capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., on April 5, 2017, to participate in Gator Day, an annual […]

UFTI Welcomes Two New External Advisory Board Members

UFTI Welcomes Two New External Advisory Board Members

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

The UFTI welcomes Alex Bond, and Grady Carrick, Ph.D., to the UFTI’s  External Advisory Board. Alexander Bond, AICP, is a director at the Eno Center for Transportation, a Washington, D.C. […]

Tom Byron to Take Over as New UFTI EAB Chair

Tom Byron to Take Over as New UFTI EAB Chair

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

Tom Byron, PE, assistant secretary of Intermodal Systems Development at the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), will be serving as the new chair of the UFTI’s External Advisory Board (EAB). […]

New Book on Best Practices & Evidence in Driving Simulation

New Book on Best Practices & Evidence in Driving Simulation

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

UFTI affiliate Sherrilene Classen, Ph.D., professor and chair of the UF Department of Occupational Therapy, has edited a multi-author book published by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) titled Driving […]

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.

McTrans releases new analysis tool for Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDIs)

McTrans releases new analysis tool for Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDIs)

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDI) McTrans’ Streets module now includes the analysis of diverging diamond interchanges (DDI), adding this to the list of interchange ramp terminal designs to implement the new […]

McTrans Continues Highway Capacity Analysis Webinar Series

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

This webinar series presents lectures, software demonstrations and application examples on the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) procedures – including updates in the 6th Edition. Step-by-step instruction of the HCM methodologies will […]

UFTI Students Participated in ESSIE Poster Competition

Published: Apr 5th, 2017

Last month, 40 students from the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment (ESSIE) presented their research posters to professional engineers from companies in Florida. Several students from the UFTI […]

McTrans Highway Capacity Analysis Webinar Series

Published: Apr 5th, 2017

This webinar series presents lectures, software demonstrations, and application examples on the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM6) procedures.  Step-by-step instruction of the HCM methodologies will be provided for each analytical chapter.  […]

Dynamic Shear Rheometer Workshop

Published: Apr 5th, 2017

The UFTI’s T2 Center is hosting a Dynamic Shear Rheometer (DSR) Workshop on April 12, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the UF East Campus T2 Center. This […]