UFTI News July 2014


Dr. Yafeng Yin Awarded UK’s Lloyd Grant for Vehicle Emissions Study

Yafeng Yin, Ph.D., an associate professor in the Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering, recently joined an international research team to find more efficient and effective ways to reduce traffic emissions and improve air quality. The team includes Dalian University of Technology, China; University College London, UK; Cornell University, New York, and the University of Florida in Gainesville.


UF/ITE Student Chapter Wins Regional Traffic Bowl

The ITE Student Chapter at the University of Florida participated in the 2014 District ITE Collegiate Traffic Bowl held June 25-27 in Clearwater Beach, Fla., and won for the second year in a row. Team members are Don Watson, Thomas Chase and Pruthvi Manjunatha… [read more]

Dr. Lily Elefteriadou Invited to Serve on Dissertation Committee in The Netherlands

Lily Elefteriadou, Ph.D., professor and director of the UFTI and the STRIDE Center, traveled to The Netherlands in June to take part in a doctoral dissertation defense at the Delft University of Technology. [read more]

Technology Transfer

Florida T2 Center Hosts FHWA Everyday Counts

The Florida T2 Center is bringing state-of-the-art highway technology improvements to Florida locals and beyond this fall. This specialized transfer of technology is made possible through a federal project called Every Day Counts (EDC). [read more]