Awards

Congratulations to all the students, faculty and staff who for their accomplishments this Spring 2016!

FIU

Students:

  • 2016 FIU Student Government Association Award Recipient: Mohammd Lavasani
  • Dissertation Year Fellowship Recipients: Somaye Fakharian and Eazaz Sadeghvaziri
  • 2016 Life Savers Scholarship Award Recipient: Md Asif Raihan
  • Sanchez Grand Scholarship Recipient: Homa Fartash
  • FIU New Donor Scholarship Recipient: Mohammad Lavasani
  • 2016 Top Student Paper Award 15th Int.  Conference on Managed Lane, Recipient: Somaye Fakharian
  • Outstanding Dissertation Year Fellowship, Spring-Summer, 2016, Somaye Fakharian Qom
  • Project Incorporation Receiving Highest Ranked RAC2 Project Mohammd Lavasani
  • 2016 UTC-ABC Student of the Year Award Recipient: Azadeh Jaberi Jahromi

GaTech

Faculty:

  • Georgia Tech School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Research Program Development Award: Dr. Michael Hunter
  • Third Place Student Paper, American Planning Association/Transportation Planning Division, Paper Title: An Evaluation of "Road Diet" Projects on 5-Lane and Greater Roadways, Jack Cabe
  • 3rd Place Winner, STRIDE Student Poster Competition, TRB 2016, Washington, D.C., Poster Title: Pedestrian Access to Bus Stops in Atlanta, Chelsea Dyess
  • Alumni Award, Eno Future Leader's Development Conference, Atiyya Shaw

Students:

  • STRIDE poster competition scholarship at TRB for Poster entitled 'Pedestrian Access to Bus Stops in Atlanta': Chelsea Dyess
  • Wang Fellowship for 2015-2016 from the CEE department: Aditi Misra
  • American Association of University Women Doctoral Fellowship: Amoaning-Yankson, Stephanie
  • Georgia ITE Transportation Engineering Scholarship: Amoaning-Yankson, Stephanie; Gadsby, April; Wang, Chieh Ross
  • Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship: Cebe, Jack; Grossman, Alice; Smith-Colin, Janille
  • Tau Beta Pi Scholarship: Gadsby, April
  • George G. Mooney Scholarship: Gadsby, April
  • CEE Undergraduate Research Award: Gadsby, April
  • Women’s Transportation Seminar Atlanta, Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship: Grossman, Alice
  • Women’s Transportation Seminar Atlanta, Leadership Legacy Scholarship: Grossman, Alice
  • ASHE Georgia Babs Abubakari Memorial Scholarship: Shaw, Atiyya
  • Wayne Shackelford Engineering Scholarship, ITS Georgia: Wang, Chieh Ross

UAB

Faculty:

  • Dr. Sisiopiku was selected by ALSITE as the 2015 Transportation Engineering Educator and nominated for the SDITE Excellence in Transportation Engineering Education Award.

Students:

  • 1st Place STRIDE 2016 Student Poster Award, UFTI Reception, TRB 2016, Ossama Ramadan

UF

Students:

  • Best Oral Presentation, Dwight D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program, 2016, TRB, Washington, D.C., Paper: "Today's Perception of Vehicle Safety and It's Impact on Preparing for Tomorrows Autonomous Vehicles", Deja Jackson
  • Committee 200 (C200) Scholar Award, Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, University of Florida, Deja Jackson
  • Frankee Hellinger Undergraduate Scholarship, WTS Central Florida, Megan McGinley
  • Gator Engineering Integrity Award, H.W. College of Engineering, Don Watson
  • 2nd Place Winner, STRIDE Student Poster Competition, TRB 2016, Washington, D.C., Poster Title "A Model of Pedestrian Delay at Unsignalized Intersections in Urban Networks", Yinan Zheng
  • Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship, WTS South Florida, Yinan Zheng
  • Stella Dafermos Best Paper Award, TRB 2016, Washington, D.C., Paper Title "Analysis of Advanced Managment of Curbside Parking", Zhibin Chen, Zhengtian Xu, Dr. Mahmood Zangui and Dr. Yafeng Yin
Staff: 
  • Administrative Leadership Award, Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC) and ARTBA Awards Banquet, TRB 2016, Washington, D.C., January 2016, Ines Aviles-Spadoni, M.S., Research Coordinator, STRIDE Center