Research in Progress

Ongoing Projects

Project 21. Field Test of a New Mobile System for the Collection of Crash and Citation Data in Nevada

Principal Investigator: Alex Paz - University of Nevada, Las Vegas

     View Crash and Citation Data Abstract | UTC Project 21 Information

Project 23. Resilient Modulus Prediction Models of Unbound Materials for Nevada

Principal Investigator: Elie Hajj - University of Nevada, Reno

     View Modulus Prediction Models Abstract | UTC Project 23 Information

Project 27. Extending Bridge Deck Life

Principal Investigator: David Sanders - University of Nevada, Reno

     View Bridge Deck Abstract | UTC Project 27 Information

Project 33. Prototyping and Field Testing of a Demand Responsive Rumble Strip Mechanism

Principal Investigator: Alexander Paz- University of Nevada, Las Vegas

     View Field Testing Rumble Strip Abstract | UTC Project 33 Information

Project 34. Use of Nevada's Natural Pozzolan to Mitigate Alkali-Silicate Reactivity

Principal Investigator: Nader Ghafoori - University of Nevada, Las Vegas

     View Pozzolan Mitigation Abstract | UTC Project 34 Information

Project 35. Early Warning Sensor Network for Brown-out Conditions Phase III

Principal Investigator: Vicken Etyemezian - Desert Research Institute

     View Brown-out Phase III Abstract | UTC Project 35 Information

Project 36. Addressing Fidelity Between Meso and Micro Simulations to Evaluate Traffic Flows in Multiresolution Modeling

Principal Investigator: Pitu Mirchandani - Arizona State University

     View Traffic Flow Abstract Abstract | UTC Project 36 Information

Project 37. Developing and Testing Proactive Signal Control Strategies for Arterial Freeway Diamond Interchanges

Principal Investigator: Pitu Mirchandani - Arizona State University

     View Testing Freeway Interchanges Abstract | UTC Project 37 Information

Project 38. High-Resolution Micro Traffic Data from Roadside LiDAR Sensors for Connected Vehicles and New Traffic Applications

Principal Investigator: Hao Xu - University of Nevada, Reno

     View LiDAR Sensors Abstract | UTC Project 38 Information