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NEWS FROM THE INSTITUTE FOR TRANSPORTATION

April 2, 2018

Top Stories

InTrans Prepares to Host First Innovation Demonstration & Training Day

Mark your calendars. In less than two weeks, Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation (InTrans) will host its first ever Innovation Demonstration & Training Day. More

NBC's TODAY Show Looks at ISU's Heated Concrete. Can it Melt Air Travel Headaches?

Can new Iowa State technology that heats runways improve safety and help prevent airport weather delays? NBC's Jeff Rossen of the TODAY Show talked with Halil Ceylan, professor of civil, construction and environmental engineering and director of the Program for Sustainable Pavement Engineering and Research (PROSPER). More

ISU Transportation Center Helps Bridge the Gaps

Nearly half of U.S. bridges are nearing the ends of their projected life cycles. An estimated quarter of U.S. bridges are deficient in some fashion. That makes construction of new bridges that are safer, more resilient, and less expensive a high priority for transportation departments all over the country. More

Iowa DOT, InTrans Facilitate Collaborative Road Safety Discussions

The Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) at Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation (InTrans) understands that creating a collaborative environment at workshops and other events can be a meaningful way to come up with solutions to complicated transportation and safety issues. More

News Briefs

Chris Day Joins InTrans in Big Data Projects See Story
InTrans’ Anuj Sharma Spotlights Big Data Research at TRB See Story
CP Tech Center Highlighted in New Federal Program Report See Story

Recent InTrans Research

Evaluation of Work Zone Split Traffic Symbol Sign Feb 2018
Development of Iowa Road Safety Assessment (RSA) Guidelines Feb 2018
Recycled Concrete Aggregate Usage in the US Jan 2018
Understanding the Impacts of Work Zone Activities on Traffic Flow Characteristics Jan 2018
Strategic Design for Delivery with Linked Transportation Assets: Trucks and Drones Jan 2018
Estimating Crash Modification Factors for Lane Departure Countermeasures in Kansas Dec 2017
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