UFTI at the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Meeting

Dr. Elefteriadou stands to the left of a screen where the first slide of her presentation is projected. The presentation slide has the UF Transportation Institute Logo and reads: Signal Control and Autonomous Vehicle Trajectory Optimization for Enhancing Mobility. Dr. Lily Elefteriadou, Director, UFTI; Professor of Civil Engineering. Co-Pis: Dr. Carl Crane (MAE), Dr. Sanjay Ranka (CISE). INFORMS, October 22, 2019

Several UFTI faculty and students presented at the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Seattle this past month. The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Meeting provides attendees with a unique opportunity to connect and network. Dr. Lily… Read More

SURF Student Spotlight: Zachary Jerome

Zachary Jerome from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is the UFTI’s 2019 SURF student. He is currently working on two projects under the guidance of Dr. Lily Elefteriadou: “Autonomous Vehicles at Intelligent Intersections and Advanced Networks” and “Highway Capacity Manual… Read More

What is Vehicle Cyber Security?

The Automated Vehicles Ecosystem is composed of three components: the vehicle itself, an infrastructure, and users. It is paramount to design an end-to-end security solution to ensure resilience of the whole system. We have seen some solutions, but they are… Read More

Girls Engaged in Engineering

On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 44 middle school girls from Sarasota, FL, visited the University of Florida for the Girls Engaged in Engineering event sponsored by the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering. During their visit, students attended a session headed… Read More

Bicycle Rodeo Event

On Saturday, March 16, 2019, the STRIDE Center participated in the annual UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Bicycle Rodeo and Safety Fair. Over 200 children participated in a bicycle obstacle course and were fitted with a free helmet. At the… Read More