CCAT Director Receives ITS Outstanding Paper Award from INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Society

CCAT Director Receives ITS Outstanding Paper Award from INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Society

Screenshot of the INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Society meeting Zoom call
Screenshot of the INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Society meeting Zoom call

On October 18th, the Transportation Science & Logistics (TSL) society business meeting took place in a virtual setting. The group received a record number of best paper submissions from

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CCAT Principal Investigator Appointed Interim Chair of U-M CEE Department

CCAT Principal Investigator Appointed Interim Chair of U-M CEE Department

Dr. Yafeng Yin, Department Chair of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of Michigan
Photo: Megan Ocelnik/Michigan Engineering, Communications & Marketing

Yafeng Yin, Ph.D. has been appointed to be the interim chair at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the

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Faculty Position in Mobility and Transportation Systems Opening at U-M

Faculty Position in Mobility and Transportation Systems Opening at U-M

Evening aerial photo of the U-M North Campus featuring department buildings
University of Michigan North Campus

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Michigan invites applicants for a faculty position in the general area of mobility and transportation. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in travel behavior analysis, travel

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CCAT Announces 2022 Funding Opportunity

CCAT Announces 2022 Funding Opportunity

Picture of Level 4 Autonomous Vehicle on American Center for Mobility Track. It features text that reads '2022 Funding Opportunity' and 'Deployment' which is the focus for this year's research funding.
CCAT Level 4 Autonomous Vehicle drives on the American Center for Mobility test track

The Center for Connected and Automated Transportation has announced its 2022 funding opportunity, with $1,000,000 allocated. The USDOT Region 5 University Transportation Center (UTC) is interested in research that will significantly influence the next generation of

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CCAT Research Published in Journal of Transportation & Health

Aerial photo of an intersection that features connected vehicles and infrastructure. It also has features people using a variety of mobility modes including walking and biking

CCAT Research Published in Journal of Transportation & Health


The deployment of automated vehicles (AVs) may have a profound impact on mobility and safety. This includes increased mobility options for underserved communities and reduced traffic and travel costs. It isn’t all necessarily good news, though, according to a CCAT research project that was recently published

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WCC adds Ford Mustang Mach-E to prepare next-generation workforce

WCC adds Ford Mustang Mach-E to prepare next-generation workforce

Image of Jimmie Baber and Al Lecz in front of the Ford Mustang Mach E at the Advanced Transportation Center
Jimmie Baber (Dean, Advanced Technologies & Public Service Careers) and Al Lecz (Director, Advanced Transportation Center)
Photo by JD Scott

Washtenaw Community College (WCC) continues to be a leader in training the future transportation workforce as it adds the all-electric Ford Mustang Mach-E to its vehicle

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Kumares Sinha Selected as Editor’s Choice by ASCE Journal

Kumares Sinha Selected as Editor’s Choice by ASCE Journal


CCAT Researcher, Dr. Kumares Sinha, was recently selected as the Editor’s Choice by the ASCE Journal of Transportation Systems.

With rapid ongoing developments in vehicle automation and connectivity, and their sibling technologies of electric propulsion and shared mobility, highway transportation practitioners and researchers continue to

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Mohammad Miralinaghi and Srinivas Peeta Awarded with ASCE Karlaftis Best Paper Award

Mohammad Miralinaghi and Srinivas Peeta Awarded with ASCE Karlaftis Best Paper Award


Dr. Mohammad Miralinaghi, a post-doctoral researcher at Purdue University and a researcher for CCAT, has been recognized with the 2020 Matthew G. Karlaftis Best Paper Award.

The award is given annually to the best paper that appears in the ASCE’s Journal of

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