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September 14, 2017

TSRC’s Delucchi earns Cozzarelli Prize

Transportation Sustainability Research Center Research Scientist Mark Delucchi recently earned the the Cozzarelli Prize, bestowed by the Editorial Board of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).   
March 4, 2016

Dan Kammen Named US Science Envoy

 The US State Department announced the appointment of Professor Dan Kammen as US science envoy. The program showcases science and technology as engines of progress and economic growth, and as tools of diplomacy. 
February 26, 2016

UCCONNECT 2016 Student Conference

Miss the 2016 UCCONNECT Student Conference? See the reap of the conference, held at the University of California, Riverside on February 11-12, 2016. 
September 14, 2017

William L. Garrison Remembered at TRB

Friends, colleagues, students and family of William L. Garrison gathered for a memorial celebration at the Transportation Research Board in January.
September 14, 2017

Soga Joins CEE, ITS Berkeley

Newly arrived from his appointment at the University of Cambridge in the UK, Kenichi Soga is excited to return to his alma mater, get down to business in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and join research endeavors with the Institute of Transportation Studies. 
February 17, 2016

Professor Pestana talks about Gamification

Teaching @ Berkeley interviews Professor Pestana on Gamification. Pestana, faculty member in CEE's GeoSystems program, chairs Berkeley Academic Senate's Committee on Teaching.
September 14, 2017

École des Mines de Paris Students Research ITS

 Students from the École des Mines de Paris visited ITS Berkeley and California PATH Tuesday to study history and innovations as part of a smart/sustainabie cities research trip.
February 9, 2016

ITS Transportation Seminar

The ITS Transportation Seminars are held on Fridays from 4-5 p.m. in 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building. Join us for beverages and cookies at 3:30 p.m. Check out our speakers for this semester.
September 14, 2017

William L. Garrison TRB Memorial

Join ITS Berkeley at the Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting for a memorial session in honor of Professor William L. Garrison. The session, JBU16-0001, will take place on Monday Jan. 11, from 5-6 pm in room 151B of the Walter E.
December 22, 2015

Horvath Comments on Smart Citites

 Arpad Horvath commented on smart cities on the occasion of the historic COP21 agreement in Paris for Physics World
September 14, 2017

ITS Berkeley at TRB 2016

Members of the ITS Berkeley community will be represented at 59 sessions at the Transportion Research Board 95th Annual Meeting Jan. 10-14, 2016. 
September 14, 2017

ITS: Inventing the Future of Mobility

See what the Instittute for Transportation Studies has been up to in the last 10 years and see what we have planned for the future in our new book. 
December 16, 2015


Karen Trapenberg Frick emphasizes the importance of finding any areas of common ground in order to advance policy.
December 16, 2015

Unraveling the Modal Impacts of Bikesharing

Susan Shaheen and Elliot Martin surveyed bikesharers in four major cities to see how their travel behavior changed over the course of time.
December 16, 2015

Quantified Traveler: Travel Feedback Meets the Cloud to Change Behavior

 Raja Sengupta and Joan Walker try to get people to walk, bike, and take transit more through a new program, Quantified Traveler.
December 10, 2015

Learn2Launch Innovation and Entrepreneurship students recieve diplomas

Learn2Launch Innovation and Entrepreneurship students received their diplomas Tuesday, Dec.
December 10, 2015

Polaroids for the smartphone set, with a video twist

Prynt, a San Francisco-based startup founded by two graduates of a Berkeley Engineering entrepreneurship program, is bringing instant print photography to smartphones. The grads designed a smartphone case equipped with a built-in mini-printer, for printing digital photos on the go.
December 9, 2015

Does Transit-Oriented Development Need the Transit?

ITS affiliate Dan Chatman explores the effect of rail proximity on people’s travel habits at UCCONNECT's ACCESS magazine. When all other factors were considered (bus access, job and population density, housing type, etc.), rail access had no effect on auto ownership. What did have an effect?
December 2, 2015

Berkeley at the Paris climate talks

Daniel Kammen, a professor of energy and resources and of public policy and ITS affiliate, is participating in the 2015 UN Climate Conference (COP21), along with five of his students.
September 14, 2017

Shladover and Nowakowski Earn Best Technical Paper Award at ITS World Congress

Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology (PATH) Program Manager Steven Shladover and Research and Development Engineer Christopher Nowakowski earned the Best Technical Paper Award for the Americas region at the 2015 Intelligent Transportation Systems World Congress in October.