Unmanned Aerial Systems for Transportation Decision Support – Task List

Unmanned Aerial Systems for Transportation Decision Support Task 1: Project coordination Task description: The supervision, scheduling, and phasing of personnel and resources associated with the project. Output/Deliverables: Finalized project timeline, acquisition of equipment and needed supplies and relay of project team effort to team members. Task 2: Reporting Task description: … Continue reading

Unmanned Aerial Systems for Transportation Decision Support

Unmanned Aerial Systems for Transportation Decision Support   Principal Investigator: Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne Funding Agency: USDOT Project Summary Commercial remotely sensed datasets have tremendous value for a broad range of transportation-related activities, but their full potential is often constrained by inadequate temporal resolution, poor spatial resolution, and high acquisition costs. Unmanned Aerial Systems … 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

VTrans RAC Program

Vermont Agency of Transportation 2014 RAC Process Every other year, VTrans solicits research ideas in four (4) prioritized focus areas: Engineering Innovations Resource Management Safety Funding Research ideas from UVM professors will be accepted; however, all proposals require an  Agency sponsor. Respondents are encouraged to engage in collaborations with public … Continue reading

Graduate Research 2007-2008

Graduate Research 2007-2008 Research into sustainable transportation combines many disciplines and perspectives. Graduate students in Social Sciences may collect travel survey data, coordinate focus groups, and conduct field studies of human behavior. Engineering students model travel demand, optimize the transportation network system and perform both lab and field experiments on tailpipe emissions. Economic students … Continue reading

Graduate Research 2008-2009

Graduate Research 2008-2009 Research into sustainable transportation combines many disciplines and perspectives. Graduate students in Social Sciences may collect travel survey data, coordinate focus groups, and conduct field studies of human behavior. Engineering students model travel demand, optimize the transportation network system and perform both lab and field experiments on tailpipe emissions. Economic students … Continue reading

Graduate Research 2009-2010

Graduate Research 2009-2010 Research into sustainable transportation combines many disciplines and perspectives. Graduate students in Social Sciences may collect travel survey data, coordinate focus groups, and conduct field studies of human behavior. Engineering students model travel demand, optimize the transportation network system and perform both lab and field experiments on tailpipe emissions. Economic students … Continue reading

Graduate Research 2010-2011

Graduate Research 2010-11 Research into sustainable transportation combines many disciplines and perspectives. Graduate students in Social Sciences may collect travel survey data, coordinate focus groups, and conduct field studies of human behavior. Engineering students model travel demand, optimize the transportation network system and perform both lab and field experiments on tailpipe emissions. Economic students … Continue reading