2013 TRC Student Research Conference

UVM Student Research Conference: Transportation Posters, Videos, and Schedules Note: Poster files may load slowly due to the large file sizes UVM Student Research Conference Homepage Schedule and abstracts of transportation-related presentations Tyler Feralio – Biodiesel vs. Petro-diesel: a comparison of particle number emissions at 80% load Video Poster Kristine Harootunian … Continue reading

Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Transportation Systems and Planning

Certificate of Graduate Study in Sustainable Transportation Systems and Planning Transportation is a transdisciplinary field of study that broadly examines the movement of people and goods over space as well as the economic, public health, environmental and social impacts of those systems. Local, regional and global transportation systems are vital to building community, … Continue reading

Travel Importance and Strategic Investment in Vermont’s Transportation Assets

Travel Importance and Strategic Investment in Vermont’s Transportation Assets Principal Investigators: James Sullivan, David Novak Funding Agency: USDOT Project Summary Studies of the stated preferences of travelers indicate that different travelers value trips differently and suggest that non-discretionary trips should be treated differently from discretionary trips. The current Network Robustness … Continue reading

Simulation Modeling for Guiding Management of Transportation and Recreation in Parks and on Public Lands: Building Foundational Expertise

Simulation Modeling for Guiding Management of Transportation and Recreation in Parks and on Public Lands: Building Foundational Expertise Principal Investigator: Robert Manning Funding Agency: USDOT Project Summary The goal of this project is to build foundational research expertise in integrated land use and transportation modeling for tourism travel and outdoor … Continue reading

A Risk-Based Flood-Planning Strategy for Vermont’s Roadway Network

A Risk-Based Flood-Planning Strategy for Vermont’s Roadway Network Principal Investigator: David C. Novak Funding Agency: USDOT Project Summary We propose to expand the Network Robustness Index (NRI) to specifically focus on disruptions to Vermont’s roadway network caused by flooding. We will identify the links in the state-wide network that are … Continue reading