Aalto University Summer School – Day 2

Underground Bus Station

Today’s update comes from Phoebe: Tuesday brought us a day of learning about the development of megaprojects from four different speakers. Dr. Moshe Givoni visited from the University of Tel Aviv, discussing high speed rail investments. Next, Dr. Eda Beyazit spoke about spatial inequalities in the development of the Istanbul metro … Continue reading

Aalto University Summer School – Day 1

Finland Transit Information Board

We have two updates today from our two TRC researchers at the Aalto University Summer Transportation School.  Paola Rekalde Aizpuru and Phoebe Girouard Spencer arrived safely in Finland on Saturday and immediately began exploring the area around the University as well as the local transportation system.  Here is Phoebe’s first post regarding … Continue reading

TRC Students Attend International Transportation Research Program

Transportation Research Center Research Assistants Paola Rekalde Aizpuru and Phoebe Girouard Spencer were selected to attend the highly competitive Aalto University Summer School on Transportation in Finland.  The summer program describes itself as “premier institution offering innovative and practical approaches to understand and solve complex transport problems both in developed and developing countries”.  Paola and Phoebe will be … Continue reading

OST-R Webinar – “Unmanned Aerial Systems for Disaster Response and Recovery” with Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne – July 16th 1:00PM EST

Next Wednesday, July 16th, TRC Faculty Associate Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne will present, via webinar, “Unmanned Aerial Systems for Disaster Response and Recovery.” Sponsored by US DOT Office of Research and Technology (OST-R), Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne will talk about the utility of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in post-event analyses of transportation networks and … Continue reading