From left, Kevin Scheibe and Sree Nilakanta of ISU and David May of DOT.
Kevin Scheibe (left) and Sree Nilakanta (center) both associate professors of information systems, collaborated with David May (right), Iowa Department of Transportation fleet manager. Christopher Gannon photo
from ISU researchers use big data to save big dollars for Iowa DOT


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The more you know: Teamwork and collaboration key strengths of Statewide MDST Program

October 12, 2017

At a dozen locations around Iowa, people are meeting in the name of traffic safety. That’s good news for Theresa Litteral, tasked with helping keep the local meetings relevant and the participants talking.

“So far, so good,” ...

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Meeting of MDST members, March 2017

CP Tech Center's Peter Taylor wins Technical Innovation Award

October 11, 2017

Peter Taylor, director of the National Concrete Pavement Center (CP Tech Center) at the Institute for Transportation at Iowa State University, has received the Technical Innovation Award from the Iowa Chapter of the American Public Works Association ...

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Peter Taylor

Transportation students clean up...alongside county road

October 03, 2017

A dozen members of Iowa State University’s Transportation Student Association spent Saturday, September 30, outside on a nice early-fall day helping clean a roadway.

The TSA students picked up eight large bags of trash along a ...

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Transportation Student Association members were cleaning up September 30.

Winter Is Coming. What If Roads And Runways Could De-Ice Themselves?

October 02, 2017

A news story about heated roads and runways from public radio station WHYY in Philadelphia and distributed nationally by National Public Radio features a researcher from one of the programs at the Institute for Transportation at Iowa State University.

Research ...

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Halil Ceylan

Five Questions with...David Veneziano of Iowa LTAP

September 22, 2017

David Veneziano is the Safety Circuit Rider for the Iowa Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) at Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation. He develops and leads transportation-related training and workshops and conducts outreach ...

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David Veneziano

Bridge Engineering Center's Freeseman from a family of ISU engineers

September 21, 2017

Being a Cyclone runs in the blood for the Weiler family. Just ask Katelyn (Weiler) Freeseman, an engineer at the Bridge Engineering Center at ISU's Institute for Transportation.

Freeseman is included in a Department of Mechanical ...

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Katelyn (Weiler) Freeseman, far left, and members of her family.

Q&A with leaders at the Center for Transportation Research and Education

September 20, 2017

What sets CTRE apart from other centers at Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation is its in-depth research in traffic safety, broad and extensive programming, and initiative to collaborate with a variety of partners in both ...

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Workshop Sept. 28 on impacts of using recycled materials along unpaved roads

September 20, 2017

On Thursday, September 28, the Institute for Transportation (InTrans) at Iowa State University will hold a workshop for county engineers to detail the results of a new project using recycled materials on unpaved roads.

The project found ...

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Iowa Streets and Roads Workshop and Conference is Sept. 19-21

September 15, 2017

The 2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Workshop and Annual Conference will be held September 19-21 at the Quality Inn and Suites in Ames.

Organized by the Iowa Local Technical Assistance Program (Iowa LTAP) at Iowa State University, the workshop ...

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