Transportation Research

  • Vanderbilt University

    Three engineering students win prestigious Eisenhower transportation fellowships

    Three engineering Ph.D. students have received prestigious 2024 Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowships, a showing that highlights Vanderbilt’s strengths as a hub of transportation research, connected cities, resilience and sustainability. Fellows are selected through a competitive process that includes university panels and a national selection panel. The awards, up to $35,000… Read More

    Oct. 17, 2023

  • Vanderbilt University

    Janey Camp to lead Vanderbilt Engineering center focused on transportation research

    Janey Camp has been named the director of the Vanderbilt Engineering Center for Transportation and Operational Resiliency (VECTOR) where interdisciplinary groups work on a variety of transportation and infrastructure resilience projects using groundbreaking applications and risk management practices. Janey Camp “It is an absolute honor to move into this… Read More

    Jul. 28, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt engineer selected for NAE’s ‘Engineering for Pandemics’ panel at annual meeting

    Plenary speakers and technical forum panelists will offer their perspectives on health scourges and the role of engineering in preparing for and handling global pandemics at the 2020 National Academy of Engineering Annual Meeting in the fall. The meeting’s topic, “Engineering for Pandemics: Preparedness, Response and Recovery,” will be addressed in two plenary… Read More

    Jul. 17, 2020

  • Vanderbilt University

    Transportation lab predicts “extreme traffic” for some cities following COVID-19

    By Marissa Shapiro As communities and cities across America embark on paths for reopening, a transportation group at Vanderbilt is asking the question: What will traffic look like if transit riders become car drivers? A new article, published online by the… Read More

    Jun. 8, 2020

  • Vanderbilt University

    Five graduate students named Eisenhower Fellows

    Vanderbilt’s five 2020 Eisenhower Fellows assemble with Federal Highway Administration officials after the awards ceremony. From left, Ewa Flom FHWA program manager, Paul Johnson, Charles Doktycz, Will Barbour, Derek Gloudemans, Yanbing Wang and two other FHWA representatives. Five engineering Ph.D. students have received prestigious Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowships and… Read More

    Jan. 21, 2020

  • Vanderbilt University

    Four PhD students win prestigious Eisenhower transportation fellowships

    Ph.D. students (l-r) Will Barbour, Yue Hu, Yanbing Wang, Charles Doktycz and Derek Gloudemans with Daniel Work, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. in January 2019. Four of the students received 2018 Eisenhower Fellowships.   Four engineering Ph.D. students have received… Read More

    Jan. 24, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    Former Ingram Barge CEO to lead Vanderbilt Center for Transportation Research

    Craig E. Philip, a nationally recognized leader in marine and intermodal transportation industries and former CEO of Ingram Barge Company, has been named director of the Vanderbilt Center for Transportation Research. He also is a research professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Read More

    Jan. 29, 2015