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9 04, 2021

UCF ITE Student Chapter was selected for the ITE Florida Puerto Rico District 2020-2021 Student Chapter Momentum Award

2021-04-09T14:13:23-04:00April 9th, 2021|

The UCF student chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) has recently received the Student Chapter Momentum Award for the Florida Puerto Rico district of ITE.  This award is designed to recognize a student chapter that has experienced the greatest momentum/improvement in the past year. This year, the UCF student chapter focused on [...]

29 09, 2020

Dr. Aty is 2020 Roy W. Crum Award recipient

2020-09-29T13:38:02-04:00September 29th, 2020|

2021 TRB Annual Meeting: Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty, 2020 Roy W. Crum Award recipient Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty is the recipient of the 2020 Roy W. Crum Award, to be received at the 2021 Annual Meeting. Dr. Aty is recognized for his distinguished achievements in the development of immediate practical applications of his fundamental and developmental research [...]

8 08, 2019

Pretty Soon, Floridians May No Longer Need to Wait to Turn Left on Red

2020-12-30T19:07:38-05:00August 8th, 2019|

UCF researcher and alum Hatem Abou-Senna ’03MS ’12PhD worked on a project with the Florida Department of Transportation to make left turns safer and more efficient. Waiting for a left-turn signal to change at an intersection can seem like an eternity, especially when there is no oncoming traffic. However, a University of Central Florida [...]

14 03, 2019

ASCE’s Transportation and Development Institute (T&DI) Announces Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty is a winner of Francis C. Turner Award

2019-03-22T13:51:42-04:00March 14th, 2019|

The Transportation and Development Institute (T&DI) is pleased to announce the selection of Mohamed Abdel-Aty, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, to receive the  Francis C. Turner Award for his outstanding leadership in the field of road safety nationally and internationally. In addition, his exceptional impact on the transportation field with an extensive publication record, his service on [...]

28 01, 2019

Dr. Haitham Al-Deek research team has won three best paper awards at the TRB conference 2019

2019-01-28T16:56:24-05:00January 28th, 2019|

Dr. Haitham Al-Deek research team has won three best paper awards at the TRB conference in Washington DC in January of this year. The papers were all related to Dr. Haitham Al-Deek  UCF wrong-way driving research.  The three papers were: 1) Best Freeway Operations Paper.  This was on the analysis of performance from two wrong-way driving [...]

11 05, 2018

Dr. Boo Hyun Nam keynote speaker at ICGSIR Conference, Cairo, Egypt

2018-05-11T23:18:38-04:00May 11th, 2018|

Dr. Boo Hyun Nam provided keynote lectures at 1st International Conference Green Sustainable Industry Roads (ICGSIR) to be held on May 3-5, 2018 in Cairo, Egypt. The topics include sustainable road materials and highway geohazard and mitigation. Nam received an Appreciation plague from Dr. Essam Sharaf (former prime minister of Egypt).   [...]

30 12, 2017

Prof Radwan is retiring

2017-12-30T17:20:46-05:00December 30th, 2017|

After 27 years of distinguished career at UCF as Chair, CATSS director and distinguished professor, Dr. Radwan is retiring. We hope he has a wonderful retirement! He will be missed, but not forgotten. He has done so much for the department and his students.

28 11, 2017

Honorable Mention in the Data for Climate Action Challenge

2018-03-30T16:07:11-04:00November 28th, 2017|

A team of researchers from UCF has been selected as an honorable mention in the Data for Climate Action Challenge organized by UN Global Pulse. Global Pulse is a flagship innovation initiative of the United Nations Secretary-General on big data. UN Global Pulse organized Data for Climate Action Challenge (#D4CA) inviting data scientists, researchers, [...]

12 10, 2017

Our team won the first prize at Transportation Data Challenge

2018-03-30T16:08:55-04:00October 12th, 2017|

The four Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs announce the Transportation Data Challenge, a series of community problem-solving sessions, hackathons, and demonstrations to be held in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, Data Science Inc., and a growing community of partners. As a part of this, the Midwest Transportation Data Challenge [...]

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