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The mission statement of the Connected Vehicle/Infrastructure University Transportation Center (CVI-UTC) is to conduct research that will advance surface transportation through the application of innovative research and using connected-vehicle and infrastructure technologies to improve safety, state of good repair, economic competitiveness, livable communities, and environmental sustainability.
Dr. Gerardo Flintsch has 26 years of experience in the areas of pavement management and engineering as well as substantial management experience. He has been the PI or Co-PI for more than 35 research projects (totaling more than $14 million) and has directed multidisciplinary research and development projects in the United States and overseas. He has been the principal investigator for the SHRP2 R06(F) Development of Continuous Deflection Device, the FHWA Splash–Spray Assessment Tool Development Program, a pooled-fund regional consortium focused on optimizing pavement surface characteristics, and the development of a NCHRP Synthesis on Quality Management of Pavement Condition Data Collection. Read More
White House to honor VTTI's Tom Dingus as 'Champion of Change'
Thomas Dingus, director of the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, will be honored May 8 by the White House as a Champion of Change, a group of Americans seen as making positive change. This year's theme is Transportation Technology Solutions for the 21st century... Read More