What we do
The Transportation Research Center is a multidisciplinary matrix research center involved in project based research and academic pursuits. We have access to a diverse in house staff including experienced business and project manager, research staff, outreach staff, faculty, and graduate research assistants. We also utilize a strong network of partners including various schools at UVM, local, state, and federal agencies, non-profits, and private sector partnerships.
The Transportation Research Center partners across campus with active labs and programs:
The center sponsors a wide variety of research initiatives including:
Rapid Exploitation of Commercial Remotely Sensed Imagery for Disaster Response & Recovery
Nationally the Center engages in a diverse set of research and outreach activities
- It is a member of the team that comprises the National Center for Sustainable Transportation at UC-Davis
- It is one of five regional Transportation Workforce Centers funded by FHWA in 2014.
- In 2014 the TRC was invited by USDOT to present an overview of its research on bicycle and pedestrian transport for its operating administrations as part of its continuing commitment to advancing this sector.