ITS News

  • Samer Madanat

     Built on a firm University of California Berkeley foundation, former Institute of Transportation Studies Director Samer Madanat is taking his career to the next level. He was recently named Dean of Engineering at New York University Abu Dhabi. He will be moving to the Middle East for his new post in July 2015.

     

  • Sheila Humphreys

    University of California Berkeley Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Director Emerita of Diversity Sheila Humphreys has been named a recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM).

     

     

  • Dan Work

     Highlighting the cross-disciplinary aspects of resilience, The Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS), the Institute of Transportation Studies (ITS) and The Team for Research in Ubiquitous Secure Technology (TRUST) have come together to offer a new series of lectures connecting transportation, water and cybersecurity to resilience.

  • ENO

    ITS Berkeley doctoral students Nathalie Saade and Jesus Barajas are amongst the top 20 transportation graduate students across the country who will come together at the Eno Future Leaders Development Conference May 31 to June 4, 2015 in Washington DC. 

     

  • Trevor Darrell

    Trevor Darrell has been appointed as the new faculty director for Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology (PATH). The computer science professor will begin his appointment at the end of spring.

     

     

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    This event has been cancelled.We will be rescheduling this seminar to the Fall Series. Francisco Camara Pereira, from MIT/CEE ITSLab,  presents "Semantics and the City" Friday, March 13, 2015 for the ITS Berkeley Transportation Seminar from 4-5 p.m. in 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building. Cookies and coffee at 3:30p.m. Can't make it? Follow ‪#‎itsberksem on Twitter for live tweets.

     

     

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    Check out a recap and pictures from the first Student Conference sponsored by UCCONNECT, held Feb. 27-28, 2015 at UC Santa Barbara. Over a 100 students from UCCONNECT participated, incude 39 fron UC Berkeley.

     

  • IPAM

    Several ITS Berkeley faculty, staff and alumni will be working with the University of California Los Angeles’ Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) merging traffic and math in a long program called New Directions in Mathematical Approaches for Traffic Flow Management.

  • Bill Garrison

    William Louis Garrison, CEE professor emeritus and former ITS director, died on Feb. 1. He was 90. Garrison served as the Institute of Transportation and Traffic Engineering (ITTE) (the predecessor of the Institute of Transportation Studies) for seven years 1973-1980. Read more about his contributions to ITS Berkeley and Cal.

     

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    See who's coming to campus for the ITS Berkeley Transportation Seminar this Spring. All seminars are on Friday from 4-5 p.m. in 290 Hearst Memorial Building. Join us for cookies and coffee at 3:30 p.m.. Seminars can be taken for credit. To sign up: CE 298:003 (CCN 14384), 1 unit, P/NP. Course Name: ITS Berkeley Seminar (Instructor: Shen)