2013 Awards

Below is a listing of awards won by Students and Faculty.
Muhammad Ali, M.S.

  • International Road Federation (IRF) Fellowship, 2012-13
  • President for IRF Fellows’ Class of 2013
  • Gerald P. Shea Award, IRF Executive Leadership Program, 2013
  • 4th Place in Hydraulics Competition, ASCE Southeastern Student Chapter, 2013

Amy Cavaretta, M.E/MAURP

  • 2013 STRIDE Student of the Year
  • 2013 UF Department of Urban & Regional Planning AICP Outstanding Student of the Year
  • UF College of Design, Construction, & Planning Graduate Student Academic Achievement Award
  • Thomas J. O’Bryant Fellow, Eno Center for Transportation
  • Women’s Transportation Seminar International, Helen Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship
  • Women’s Transportation Seminar South Florida, Helen Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship

Thomas Chase, M.S. Student

  • 1st Place, Student Presentation for Instrumented Vehicle Study and Micro-simulation Models of Pedestrian-Vehicle Interaction at Mid-block Crosswalks

Alexandra Kondyli, Ph.D.

  • Merit Award, International Conference on Connected Vehicles (ICCVE), Las Vegas, NV, December 2013; STRIDE Project: Investigating the Effect of Drivers’ Body Motion on Traffic Safety

Clark Letter, M.S. (Doctoral Student)

  • 1st Place, ITE District 10 Florida Section of ITE Student Poster Competition 2013, Poster Title: Incorporating Probability of Breakdown Into Fuzzy Logic Ramp Metering

Zhuofei Li, M.S. (Doctoral Student)

  • Outstanding International Student Award, 2013, International Center, University of Florida

Miguel Lugo, Doctoral Student

  • USDOT Certificate for Completion of the 2013 Summer Transportation Internship Program for Diverse Groups, 2013
  • Florida Section ITE William R. McGrath Transportation Studies Scholarship Award, 2013

Seckin Ozkul, Doctoral Student

  • 2nd Place, ITE District 10 Florida Section of ITE Student Poster Competition 2013, Poster Title: Heavy Vehicle Effects on Florida Freeways and Multilane Highways

Ruth L. Steiner, Ph.D.

  • Promotion to Full Professor, Urban & Regional Planning

Donald Watson, Doctoral Student

  • HDR Engineering, Inc. Scholarship, 2013
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers Scholarship, 2013