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Transportation research at the University of Minnesota covers the spectrum from basic to applied research, drawing on the many transportation-related disciplines within the University. The Center actively supports the formation of multidisciplinary research teams.

2013-14 Research Highlights

Research highlights at CTS for 2013-2014 include measuring accessibility, supporting statewide economic vitality, developing a "super hybrid" bus, warning drivers about safety hazards, spurring transit-oriented development, and improving Minnesota's transportation system.

Watch the 2014 research highlights video

 

Meet a Researcher

Research Associate, Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center
Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Dr. Guillermo Narvaez's current research focuses on public participation on local roads policy and finance in Minnesota and on traffic safety policies in Minnesota tribal communities. These projects are funded by the Minnesota Department of Transportation, Minnesota Local Road Research Board, and USDOT RITA.