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May 15, 2019

Making an Impact on Traffic and Energy Use

Making an Impact on Traffic and Energy Use: How the Collaboration with Uber is Moving our Research Forward by Anu Kuncheria, Graduate Student, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley and Jane Macfarlane, Director Smart Cities, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
May 2, 2019

ITS Hosts New École Polytechnique, France President

ITS Berkeley hosted Eric Labaye, the new President of Ecole Polytechnique, France, with a delegation of representatives from École Polytechnique April 29, 2019 to discuss current and future collaborations between UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering, ITS Berkeley and École Polytechnique.
May 3, 2019

Dai Receives Robert P. Wadell Endowed Fellowship for Civil Engineering Innovation

Congrats to Lu Dai, this year's recipient of the Robert P. Wadell Endowed Fellowship for Civil Engineering Innovation
April 25, 2019

ITS Professors Win CITRIS Seed Funding Awards

Congratulations to Scott Moura, Kenichi Soga and Ruzena Bajcsy for winning CITRIS seed funding awards.
April 19, 2019

Alum Testifies to Congress to Invest more in Public Transportation

In testimony before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) Executive Director Therese McMillan (MCP/MS Transportation dual degree ‘84) urged Congress to reauthorize the 2015 Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act.
April 18, 2019

4 Students, 1 alum earn WTS Honors

Congratulations to the four UC Berkeley students who earned scholarships from the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of WTS and Women of the Year Tilly Chang.
April 17, 2019

Request for Proposals 2019-20

SB1 Research Grants
April 19, 2019

ITS Berkeley Takes on Road Charge Discussion

ITS Director Alexandre Bayen, TSRC Director Susan Shaheen, and doctoral students Edward Forscher and Jessica Lazarus take an in-depth look at An Equitable and Integrated Approach to Paying for Roads in a Time of Rapid Change.
April 11, 2019

ITS Berkeley Hosts Panel/Seminar for TE Open House

ITS Berkeley, TRANSOC and CEE hosted 13 prospective Transportation Engineering students at the TE Open House on Friday April 5, 2019.
April 19, 2019

ITS, TSRC Open up Conversation at Caltrans Shared Mobility and Modeling Workshop

(TSRC) co-director Susan Shaheen and researcher Adam Cohen recently opened up the conversation at the Caltrans Shared Mobility and Modeling Workshop held on the UC Berkeley campus on March 22, with TSRC, ITS Berkeley, and the Local Government Commission (LGC)
March 19, 2019

Fostering Conversations in STEM

On March 16, 2019, dozens of young girls and women came together to listen to professionals in the STEM industry share their experiences and influence young women to consider education and career paths in STEM during Conversations in STEM event on the UC Berkeley campus.
March 16, 2019

Civil and Environmental Engineering Open House on Critical Issues in Transportation

Join us for the Civil and Environmental Engineering Open House on Critical Issues in Transportation from 2:00-5:00 p.m. on the Banatao Auditorium (310 Sutardja Dai Hall) April 5 for all accepted Transportation Engineering graduate students.
March 15, 2019

Video: Carlos Daganzo's Distinguished Lecture

Carlos Daganzo, Chancellor's Professor of the Graduate School, delivered the CEE Faculty Distinguished Lecture on Four Physics Stories & their Effect on China's Future Mobility.
March 15, 2019

Shared mobility data platform secures further funding

ITS Berkeley alumni created Populus allows cities to securely access vehicle and trip data from shared mobility operators to help shape transportation policies
March 7, 2019

Mobiliti: A Game Changer for Analyzing Traffic Congestion

New software tool can run large-scale traffic simulations in seconds as a result of collaboration between ITS Berkeley and Berkeley Lab, part of Berkeley Lab's Sustainable Transportation Initiative.
March 5, 2019

Alumna Laura Schewel Talks Transportation Analytics in ITS International

The January/February 2019 edition of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) International features an interview with UC Berkeley Energy Resources Group (ERG) alumna Laura Schewel.
March 5, 2019

Moura Receives NSF Career Award

Scott Moura Receives Prestigious NSF Career Award for Battery Management Project
March 19, 2019

Halpern, Lazarus, Lucken Selected as Eno Fellows

Congratulations to doctoral students Jessica Lazarus and Emmma Lucken and Transportation dual masters degree student Jeremy Halpern for being selected by the Board of Regents of the Eno Center for Transportation to participate in the 27th annual Eno Future Leaders Development Conference in Washington, DC, June 2 – 6.  
February 22, 2019

Fourth Transportation Alumni Reception a Success!

UC Berkeley TRANSOC students hosted a night of socializing and networking for UC Berkeley and ITS alumni, faculty and students, and Bay Area transportation leaders at the Anna Head Alumnae Hall Feb. 20, 2019.
February 19, 2019

Claire Tomlin elected to the NAE

Electrical engineering and computer science professor Claire Tomlin is amongst 86 newly elected members of the prestigious National Academy of Engineering.