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New Free Software Helps Create Walkable Cities Of The Future

by Julia Brenner Nov 13, 2019, Forbes  Ithaca, NY – Researchers at Cornell University recently launched Urbano, a free software that employs data, metrics, and a user-friendly interface to help planners, developers, and architects assess and improve walkability...

USF ITE & CTECH Shark Tank Competition

USF ITE & CTECH Shark Tank Competition CTECH  sponsored a student competition at USF that took place on October 4, 2019. Students pitched their research idea or project on transportation to the sharks, (judges), in a presentation type format. The presentations...

Electric vehicles would be a breath of fresh air for Houston

By Blaine Friedlander  June 10, 2019 The American Lung Association’s 2019 “State of the Air” report released in April ranked Houston ninth nationally for worst ozone pollution and 17th for particle pollution. Cornell researchers express hope for the future of...

Powerful Cornell software informs NYC’s transportation planning

A powerful software developed at Cornell Engineering is helping to inform transportation planning in New York City, resulting in cleaner air and healthier communities. Now the engineers behind the software are looking to bring their digital tool beyond the Big Apple....

USF COPH: A passion for environmental health video

“Our practice is our passion” is the tagline for the University of South Florida College of Public Health. For Professor Amy Stuart, her practice is engineering and her passion is environmental...

Upcoming Webinar – March 6th

March 6, 2019, 1 p.m.-2 p.m. EST Multimodal Planning for SIS Florida’s Strategic Intermodal System (SIS) represents the state’s largest and most significant transportation facilities including airports, spaceports, seaports, rail corridors, passenger terminals,...

Yu Zhang presented at the 2nd Annual ITE Student Leadership Summit

Yu Zhang, CTECH Co-PI, gave a luncheon talk during the 2nd Annual Institute of Transportation (ITE) Student Leadership Summit at the University of South Florida on February 9, 2019. She introduced CTECH’s research scope, thrust, and the multidisciplinary nature of...