Multi Institution Projects Year 6 (2017-2019)

Exploring Weather-Related Connected Vehicle Applications for Improved Winter Travel in the Pacific Northwest


PI: Xianming Shi (WSU), xianming.shi@wsu.edu, ORCID: 0000-0003-3576-8952

Co PIs: Haizhong Wang (OSU), Yinhai Wang (UW)

AMOUNT & MATCH: $180,000 from PacTrans; $180,000 Salary Match

PERFORMANCE PERIOD: 8/16/2017 – 8/15/2019

STATUS: Active Read More

Developing Design Guidelines for Commercial Vehicle Envelopes on Urban Streets


PI: Ed McCormack (UW), edm@uw.edu, ORCID: 0000-0002-2437-9604

Co PIs: Anne Goodchild (UW), David Hurwitz (OSU)

AMOUNT & MATCH: $180,000 from PacTrans; $180,000 Salary Match

PERFORMANCE PERIOD: 8/16/2017 – 8/15/2019

STATUS: Active Read More

An Airborne Lidar Scanning and Deep Learning System for Real-Time Event Extraction Control Policies in Urban Transportation Networks


PI: Christopher Parrish (OSU), christopher.parrish@oregonstate.edu, ORCID: 0000-0002-2681-0090

Co PIs: Sameh Sorour (UI), Ahmed Abdel-Rahim (UI), David Hurwitz (OSU)

AMOUNT & MATCH: $180,000 from PacTrans; $180,000 Salary Match

PERFORMANCE PERIOD: 8/16/2017 – 8/15/2019

STATUS: Active Read More

Characterization of Underserved Population Perceptions and Mobility Needs in Connected-Vehicle and Smarter City Environments


PI: Ahmed Abdel-Rahim (UI), ahmed@uidaho.edu, ORCID: 0000-0001-9756-554X

Co PIs: Rula Awwad-Rafferty(UI), David Hurwitz (OSU), Billy Connor (UAF), Ali Hajbabaie (WSU), Jeff Ban (UW)

AMOUNT & MATCH: $175,000 from PacTrans; $175,000 Salary Match

PERFORMANCE PERIOD: 8/16/2017 – 8/15/2019

STATUS: Active Read More

PacTrans Workforce Development Institute (WDI)


PI: Yinhai Wang (UW), yinhai@uw.edu, ORCID: 0000-0002-4180-5628

Co PIs: Shane Brown (OSU), Kevin Chang (UI), Billy Connor (UAF), Ali Hajbabaie (WSU)

AMOUNT & MATCH: $175,000 from PacTrans; $175,000 Salary Match

DATES: 8/16/2017 – 8/15/2019

STATUS: Active Read More