USF in 40 sessions at the Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting

The Center for Urban Transportation Research and others from University of South Florida’s College of Engineering will be presenting or moderating 40 paper/poster sessions/committee meetings at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 95th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC beginning on Sunday, January 10, 2016.  Below is the list of workshops, lectern/poster sessions, and committee meetings where we will be presenting. We hope to

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FAC Webinar Recording: Going Green without Spending Green

FAC Webinar Recording: Going Green without Spending Green

September 10, 2015 11:00AM (ET) Going Green without Spending Green This webinar will discuss energy solutions and innovative technology that provide energy savings and clean energy projects.  Topics will include how to improve facility infrastructure, conservation measures, methods for reducing energy use and cutting operational costs. The speaker will present case studies of recent project successes and highlight experiences with

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FAC Webinar Recording: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): A Paradigm Shift in Aviation

FAC Webinar Recording: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): A Paradigm Shift in Aviation

July 22, 2015 11:00AM (ET) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): A Paradigm Shift in Aviation This presentation in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) was designed to present the key concepts, attributes, challenges, and economic benefits associated with UAS integration in the National Airspace System (NAS). The UAS sector of aviation is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic segments within the

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FAC Webinar Recording: What is P-601 Fuel-Resistant Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Pavement?

FAC Webinar Recording: What is P-601 Fuel-Resistant Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Pavement?

March 17, 2015 11:00AM (ET) What is P-601 Fuel-Resistant Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Pavement? For more than a century, asphalt pavements have improved incrementally with the introduction of new methods and technologies. Most notably, these include the Hveem Mix Design in the 1920’s, the Marshall Mix Design in the 1930’s, the introduction of rejuvenators in the 1960’s, and the development

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FAC Webinar Recording: FDOT Aviation Program Update / JACIP Review

FAC Webinar Recording: FDOT Aviation Program Update / JACIP Review

January 20, 2015 11:00AM (ET) FDOT Aviation Program Update / JACIP Review The 2014 Florida Legislature approved a record aviation budget for FY15. Next fiscal year the department has proposed similar investments in Florida aviation and spaceport infrastructure. The webinar will provide a brief overview of the proposed FY2016 aviation program and review of the Joint Automated Capital Improvement Program

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USF in 35 sessions at the Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting

The Center for Urban Transportation Research and others from University of South Florida’s College of Engineering will be presenting or moderating 35 paper/poster sessions/committee meetings at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 94th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC beginning on Sunday, January 11, 2015.  Below is the list of workshops, lectern/poster sessions, and committee meetings where we will be presenting. We hope

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Attracting and Securing Airline Service

September 4, 2014 12:00PM (EST) Attracting and Securing Airline Service The Florida Airports Council and the Center for Urban Transportation Research are pleased to present Attracting and Securing Airline Service. During the webinar we will discuss and review the following areas of air service development and expansion: Create The Air Service Strategy Identify The Opportunities Quantify and Rank the Opportunities

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Five Ways to Mitigate Substance Abuse in the Transportation Workplace

August 21, 2014 12:00PM (ET) Five Ways to Mitigate Substance Abuse in the Transportation Workplace The USDOT testing regulations play an important role in deterring safety-sensitive employees from using prohibited drugs or mis-using alcohol, within the transportation workplace. However, an agency’s overall safety culture plays an even larger role. This session will describe five key elements of an effective drug and

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Introduction to Airport Economics

June 26, 2014 12:00PM (ET) Introduction to Airport Economics The Florida Airports Council and the Center for Urban Transportation Research are pleased to present Introduction to Airport Economics. This is a special 1-hour online program was designed to introduce participants to the basics of airport financial activities.  As an introductory course, this session is perfect for those new to airports and as

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CUTR Webcast Recording: A Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents

August 22, 2013, 12:00 Noon (EDT) A Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents The purpose of this research was to track and observe three Florida public transit agencies as they incorporated and integrated computer-based transit bus simulators into their existing bus operator training programs. In addition to the three Florida case study agencies, four transit agencies outside

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Airport Cooperative Research Program

June 13, 2013, 12:00 Noon (EDT) The Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) carries out applied research on problems that are shared by airport operating agencies and are not being adequately addressed by existing federal research programs. The ACRP undertakes research and other technical activities in a variety of airport subject areas including design, construction, maintenance, operations, safety, security, policy, planning,

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults

October 4, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 93 report Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults. Download a PDF copy of the presentation and the TCRP Synthesis 93 final report. Presented by: Yuko Nakanishi, Principal and Founder, Nakanishi Research and Consulting, LLC and Lieutenant William Fleming, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Recording http://youtu.be/9prHGzl_SZg AICP

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