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Research Connections connect researchers, practitioners, and stakeholders. If you have questions or want to be added to the email list for future Research Connection events, please email the DRISI Communications Team.


Upcoming Connection Events

An Assessment of Paved Road Dust Emissions Modeling Methods

Date: Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Time: 11am-12pm PST 
Presented by: Dr. Akula Venkatram, Dr. Francesca Hopkins, and Dr. Roya Bahreini | Moderated by Dr. Simon Bisrat  

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Ten Takeaways from the Pandemic for Transportation Planners

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Time: 11am-12pm PST / 8am-9am HST
Presented by: Dr. Karl Kim | Moderated by Tyler Monson

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Pilot Testing of Work Zone Intrusion Alarms

Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Presented by: Dr. Ghazan Khan | Moderated by: Hamid Ikram

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Connected Vehicle Application Development

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2022
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Presented by: Dr. Kun Zhou | Moderated by: Asfand Siddiqui

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High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Operational Strategies to Mitigate Congestion

Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2022
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Presented by: Dr. Kanok Boriboonsomsin | Moderated by: Jose Camacho Jr.

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Past Research Connection Events

Safety Implications of Automated Vehicle Providing External Communication to Pedestrians

Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Presented by: Dr. Peggy Wang | Moderated by: Asfand Siddiqui

Mountain Pass Road Opening (MPRO) Implementation and Training

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Presented by: Dr. Ty Lasky | Moderated by: Larry Baumeister

Safe Operation of Automated Vehicles in Intersections

Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Presented by: Dr. Alex Kurzhansky | Moderated by: Asfand Siddiqui

Mitigating Safety Risks & Environmental Impacts

Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Presented by: Dr. Bahram Ravani and Dr. Simon Bisrat | Moderated by: Hamid Ikram

Improve the Traffic Census and Highway Performance Monitoring Programs

Date: Wednesday, July 26, 2021
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Presented by: Dr. Alexander Skabardonis and Dr. Michael Mauch | Moderated by: Nick Compin

Hybrid Data Implementation

Date: Thursday, April 1, 2021
Presented by Dr. Anthony Patire | Moderated by: Melissa Clark and Gurprit Hansra

Visualizing Smart Growth and Livability

Date: Thursday, December 10, 2020
Presented by Dr. Bruce Appleyard | Moderated by: Kayo Lao

Learn More About DRISI’s Active and Completed Research

Research Notes:

Provides an overview of research in progress to a general audience. Released at the beginning of a research task, the notes describe the research need, methodology, goal, benefits, milestones, and next steps. | View Research Notes

Research Results:

Briefs written for a general audience to quickly and concisely communicate the results of completed research tasks. Research Results complement the final report by highlighting the research need, goal, methodology, outcome, and benefit. | View Research Results