Huge projects, such as the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge, can define a region and transform the fabric of a city–but they are often delayed and come in massively over budget. Karen Frick, Co-Director of the University of California Transportation Center at Berkeley, attempted to deconstruct megaprojects and how to manage them more effectively in a presentation this afternoon at the San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association’s (SPUR) center in Oakland.
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Ruzena K. Bajcsy was recently presented with the Simon Ramo Founders Award for her research contributions and leadership in engineering during the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) 2016 annual meeting on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016.
Nexar, the creator of the first vehicle-to-vehicle network app that turns smartphones into connected AI dashcams, announced today that it will be joining the Berkeley DeepDrive (BDD) Industry Consortium, a prominent research alliance bringing together private industry sponsors, faculty, and researchers from multiple departments and centers. The BDD Consortium strives to develop new and emerging technologies with real-world applications for the automotive industry.
Transportation Sustaianbility Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen relects on the 2016 TRB meeting workshop she hosted with Prachi Vakharia of RideAmigos examining the latest developments in mobility and how to use research and policy tools to effectively shape its future.
Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen talks to Infinite Earth Radio about shared-mobility services during a podcast.
Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen talks about How Zipcar Is Reducing Car Congestion On College Campuses with Fast Company Co-Exist.
Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology Program Manager Steven SHladover talks about the question "With the advent of driverless cars, will parents today even need to teach their kids how to drive?" with New Atlas.