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.

2016 Research Highlights

Highlights at CTS for 2015-2016 include several research projects (accessibility, jobs and transit, bridge monitoring) and our 2015 summer camp for middle school students.

Watch the 2016 highlights video


Meet a Researcher

Computer Science & Engineering

Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos's research interests include robotics, sensors for transportation applications, computer vision, and control systems. His transportation-related projects include vision-based sensing and classification of vehicles and the recognition of human activity patterns in public areas and while driving.