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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 Fellow
Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Andy Guthrie specializes in transit planning research, with interests including regional accessibility, improved performance measures, transit service and facility design, and transit-oriented development. He takes special interest in the resurgence of rail transit and the social equity implications of transportation.

Guthrie earned a Master of Urban and Regional Planning degree from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs in 2009. He obtained his B.A. in drama from the University of Georgia in 2004.