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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). […]

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety Contracts with the UF Occupational Therapy Department

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety Contracts with the UF Occupational Therapy Department

Published: Jul 31st, 2017

Building on previous collaborations with the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety (2007, 2011), the University of Florida’s Institute for Mobility, Activity, and Participation will provide expert services to revise and […]

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Published: Jul 12th, 2017

Checkout upcoming events, courses, workshops and webinars below!   Highway Capacity Manual, Sixth Edition – Webinar This webinar will provide a general introduction to the 6th edition of the HCM […]

UFTI Hires Testbed Manager

UFTI Hires Testbed Manager

Published: Jun 29th, 2017

Clark Letter, who recently completed his Ph.D. in transportation engineering from UF, has accepted a position as the UF Testbed manager for the UFTI. The UF Testbed will utilize the […]

Using DSRC to Enhance Signal Control: Testing at FDOT’s TERL Facility

Published: Jun 29th, 2017

On May 24-25, 2017, the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) funded project team AVIAN (http://avian.essie.ufl.edu/) to test new algorithms that were developed to optimize […]

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 Attends Workshop and Meet-Up in Minneapolis

UFTI Attends Workshop and Meet-Up in Minneapolis

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Members of the UF Transportation Institute (UFTI) attended a workshop on “Future Highway Capacity Manual Updates”, held on June 14-17, 2017, in Minneapolis, MN. Attendees were given the opportunity to […]

UFTI Student Deja Jackson Awarded UF Dr. J. Michael Rollo Diversity Impact Award

Published: Jun 5th, 2017

University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) student Deja Jackson was named the graduate student awardee for the UF Dr. J. Michael Rollo Diversity Impact Award. The award was presented to […]

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 […]