Topic: Center for Transportation Research

U.S. Transportation Secretary to Meet with Texas Engineers

April 21, 2015
Cockrell School of Engineering

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx will visit the Cockrell School of Engineering’s Center for Transportation Research (CTR) to meet with graduate students, faculty members and researchers. 

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A Better Way From Here to There

Oct. 2, 2014
A Better Way From Here to There

Longhorn Game Changer Chandra Bhat is an expert in understanding how people move through urban environments. His work on long-term transportation planning may help gridlock disappear.

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UT Austin Faculty Offer Insight into SXSW Tragedy

March 13, 2014

As Austin, the nation and the international community mourn the tragic automobile accident at SXSW early Thursday morning, several faculty experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to help members of the media better understand issues raised by the incident. This list will likely be expanded. Please check back for the latest contacts. 

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Austin Traffic's Silver Lining

Nov. 4, 2013
Austin Traffic's Silver Lining

The good news about Austin's worsening traffic? It will be the focus of a major study by the Center for Transportation Research. Read more about this and other recent headlines.

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University of Texas Awarded $1.7 Million USDOT University Transportation Grant

Oct. 23, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has awarded The University of Texas at Austin $1.7 million in grants to advance cutting-edge research and educational programs that address critical transportation challenges facing the nation.

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