2013 Projects


2013-009S - Dynamic Traffic Control Interventions for Enhanced Mobility and Economic Competitiveness (COMPLETED)

PI: Nagui Rouphail, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
Co-PI: Mohamed Hadi, Ph.D., Florida International University

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2013-022S - Signal Timing Optimization with Consideration of Environmental and Safety Impacts 

PI: Mohamed Hadi, Ph.D., Florida International University
Co-PI: Lily Elefteriadou, Ph.D., University of Florida

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2013-034S - On-Board-Diagnostics (OBD) Data Integration into Traffic Microsimulation for Vehicle-Specific Fuel Use and Emissions Modeling and In-Vehicle App Testing (COMPLETED)

PI:  Scott Washburn, Ph.D., University of Florida
Co-PIs: Christopher Frey, Ph.D., North Carolina State University; Nagui Rouphail, Ph.D., North Carolina State University

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2013-083S - Using Crowdsourcing to Prioritize Bicycle Route Network Improvements

PI: Jeffrey J. LaMondia, Ph.D., Auburn University
Co-PI: Kari Watkins, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

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2013-062S - Distracted Driving – It is not always a choice.

PI: Mike Hunter, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology
Co-PI:  Gregory M. Corso, Ph.D., Morehead State University

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2013-030S - GIS-Based Instructional Tool for Crash Prediction Methods

PI: Ilir Bejleri, Ph.D., University of Florida
Co-PI:  Siva Srinivasan, Ph.D., University of Florida

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2013-051S - Investigating the Effect of Drivers’ Body Motion on Traffic Safety (COMPLETED)

PI: Angelos Barmpoutis, Ph.D., University of Florida
Co-PIs: Alexandra Kondyli, Ph.D., University of Florida; Virginia Sisiopiku, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham

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2013-018S - Applying Livability Performance Measures to Transportation Plans and Projects (COMPLETED)

PI: Leigh Blackmon Lane, North Carolina State University

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2013-028S - Engineers Change the World: A Hands-on Workshop for 13- to 18-Year-Old Girls (COMPLETED)

PI: James Martin, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
Co-PI:  Nina Barker, University of Florida

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2013-004S - Teaching Schoolchildren Pedestrian Safety: A Pragmatic Trial Using Virtual Reality (COMPLETED)

PI: David Schwebel, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham
Co-PIs: Virginia Sisiopiku, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham and Daniel Rodriguez, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Virginia Sisiopiku, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham

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2013-032S – School Transportation: Development of an Education Module (COMPLETED)

PI: Noreen McDonald, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Co-PI: Ruth Steiner, Ph.D., University of Florida

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