FY08 UTC-FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS

University Transportation CentersThe following projects were initiated in 2007-2008 by NIATT researchers with
the tenth year of funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation's University Transportation Centers (UTC) Program. NIATT is lead on the TranLIVE Tier 1 UTC  http://tranliveutc.org/engr/niatt/tranlive and a partner on the PacTrans Region X UTC http://depts.washington.edu/pactrans/. All active projects for UTC can be found on the respective websites.
 
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Street Deployment of Pedestrian Smart Signals Richard Wall, PI
KLK710
Traffic and Controller Data Collection System Enhancement, Deployment, and Testing Michael Dixon, PI
KLK711
Improved Simulation of Stop Bar Driver Behavior at Signalized Intersections Michael Kyte, PI
KLK712
Developing and Applying Collaborative Tools for Improving "Understanding" in the Introductory Transportation Engineering Course Michael Kyte, PI
KLK713
An Investigation of Student and Transportation Professionals Understanding of Geometric Design Michael Dixon, PI
KLK714
Thermal Processing of Low-Grade Glycerol to Alcohols for Biodiesel Production, Phase 1 Brian He, PI
KLK750
Development of an Ethanol Fueled, Two-Stroke, Direct-Injection Snowmobile for Use in the Clean Snowmobile Challenge and National Parks Karen Den Braven, PI
KLK751
Compression Ratio and Catalyst Aging Effects on Aqueous Ethanol Ignition Steven Beyerlein, PI
KLK752
Number of UTC-funded projects for FY08: 8 Search DatabaseSearch

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