Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Tim Lipman has been re-appointed by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies as Chair of the Alternative Transportation Fuels and Technologies Committee (ADC80), with a second term from 2018-2020.
Faculty, researchers and students from ITS Berkeley and its center will be presenting at 56 sessions at TRB this year from Saturday, Jan. 7 - Thursday Jan. 12, 2017! See the schedule:
Saturday, January 7, 2017
Saturday | 5:15 PM-6:45 PM | Marriott Marquis, Liberty J (M4)
Traffic Simulation Applications Subcommittee, AHB40(1.2)
Alexander Skabardonis, University of California, Berkeley, presiding
ITS alumnus Andre Carrel’s dissertation (’15) has been awarded one of two Honorable Mentions in the 2015 Eric Pas Dissertation Prize competition from a field of 19 nominations by the International Association for Travel Behaviour Research.
ITS Director Alexandre Bayen and Professor Robert Cervero talk about Imagining a Traffic-Free Future By Sending Driverless Cars Underground: A radical proposal to solve congestion might be too beautiful for this world.
Daniel Chatman, a UC Berkeley city planning professor who studies transit, talks about how Chariot's expansion and private sector transit can affect traffic patterns.