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Carolyn Dykema
MA State Representative, 8th Middlesex District

How Transportation Policy is Designed and Funded throughout the Commonwealth

Agricultural Engineering Building, Room 119
Thursday, December 8, 2016 • 1:00 p.m.

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UMass Transportation Professor Reviews Recent Roadway Performance Report

UMass Amherst transportation engineer Eric Gonzales comments on recent report that has Massachusetts' roads and bridges are among the worst in the country.

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Ni Celebrates First Place in Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs

Dr. Daiheng Ni served as one of two faculty advisors on the winning design for Runway Safety/Runway Incursions/Runway Excursions.

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Ni Presents Research on Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) at ICUAS 2016

Dr. Daiheng Ni attended The 2016 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS’16) held on June 7 - 10, 2016 at Key Bridge Marriott, Arlington, VA, USA.

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UMass Launches Major Aviation Research and Training Center at Westover Air Force Reserve Base

Bolstered by a $5-million grant from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in December of 2014, the University of Massachusetts Amherst is launching a major Aviation Research and Training Center at the Westover Air Force Reserve Base in Chicopee, Mass.

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Featured Researcher

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Caitlyn Butler
Assistant Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering

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A Driving Simulator Evaluation of Cross-Sectional Design Elements and the Resulting Driver Behaviors

This research proposes to explore the relationship between cross-sectional design elements on selected driver attributes, including vehicle speed profiles and, lateral positioning.

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