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The leadership board of the WTS Florida Gator Student Chapter: (from left to right) Paige Highstone, Pedro Adorno, Marian Ankomah, Marilo Martin-Gasulla and Mary Jeghers.

WTS Florida Gator Student Chapter Hosts 9th Annual WTS Symposium

Published: Apr 16th, 2019

The WTS Florida Gator Student Chapter at the University of Florida hosted their annual Symposium on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at the Arredondo Cafe, Reitz Union (UF Campus). The focus […]

Highway Capacity Analysis Webinars Including TransModeler SE

Highway Capacity Analysis Webinars Including TransModeler SE

Published: Feb 15th, 2019

The next Highway Capacity Analysis Webinar Series presented by McTrans is scheduled for April 8-12 with a bonus session to cover simulation using TransModeler SE, now integrated with the HCS7 […]

UFTI Ph.D. student Aschkan Omidvar

Aschkan Omidvar Wins First Place Scholarship from ITS Florida

Published: Feb 13th, 2019

Congratulations to Aschkan Omidvar for winning the first place ITS Florida Anne Brewer Academic Scholarship! Omidvar is a Ph.D. student at the UFTI working with Dr. Lily Elefteriadou on projects […]

Prototype created by students to safely land marshmallow astronaut

UFTI’s STRIDE Center Engages in STEM Activities with K-12 Students in Alachua County

Published: Feb 13th, 2019

Elementary school students at Alachua County Public Schools have been learning about transportation through lively discussions and hands-on STEM activities led by Ondine Wells, the STRIDE Center’s K-12/Technology Transfer coordinator […]

McTrans to work with SwRI on FDOT District 5 Project regarding R-ICMS using HCS7

Published: Feb 5th, 2019

The UFTI’s McTrans Center will be working with the Southwest Research Institute’s (SwRI) Critical Systems Department (CSD) as subject matter expert consultants for HCS7 (a product of McTrans) under the […]

UFTI Evaluates Advanced Vehicle and Communication Technologies through Traffic Micro Simulation

Published: Feb 5th, 2019

A project funded by the Southeastern Transportation Research, Innovation, Development and Education Center, which is the U.S. Department of Transportation’s grant-funded, Regional (Southeastern) University Transportation Center (UTC) housed at the […]

UFTI Testing Driver Alerts in Active School Zones

Published: Feb 5th, 2019

The University of Florida has partnered with Temple, Inc., and Applied Information, Inc., to test and evaluate the use of GPS and cell phone technology that can send an alert […]

Dr. Lily Elefteriadou Recognized for Service as Previous CUTC President

Dr. Lily Elefteriadou Recognized for Service as CUTC Past President

Published: Jan 28th, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Lily Elefteriadou on being recognized for her outstanding service as the previous president of the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC). Dr. Elefteriadou was elected as president […]

Dr. Lily Elefteriadou Speaks at TRB Session

UFTI Participates in 98th TRB Annual Meeting

Published: Jan 28th, 2019

UFTI students, faculty and staff recently attended the 2019 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. As in previous years, participation included presentations at various lectern and poster sessions […]

UFTI Affiliate Launches SmartDrive Rehabilitation Services

Published: Jul 30th, 2018

  The ability to operate a vehicle can be integral to a person’s ability to maintain independence and mobility. UFTI affiliate Dr. Sherrilene Classen hosted the launch of the SmartDrive Driver Rehabilitation […]