Research Activities: 2012

Adding Faculty in the Areas of Transportation – Engineering Management

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Sequential Number R323
Identification Number 00041009
Matching Research Agency Missouri University of Science and Technology Civil Engineering Department
Principal Investigator Kamal H. Khayat
Vernon and Maralee Jones Professor
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology
224 Engineering Research Lab
Rolla, MO 65401
(573) 341-6223
Student Involvement



Project Objective

To increase the number of faculty performing research and teaching in the broad areas of transportation.


Project Abstract

The UTC provide funds to help departments build up their faculty in the transportation field over the next years. Broad areas will be considered as listed in the UTC mission or other areas that relate to State Departments of Transportation and MoDOT in particular as stated in their goals, interests, and objectives.


Relationship to other Research/Projects

These faculty will be working on many of the research projects.


Transportation-Related Keywords

Transportation faculty, Workforce development

Technology Transfer Activities

Each new faculty member will be asked to participate in technology transfer activities which best match their successes and capabilities.


Anticipated Benefits

Highly qualified faculty in transportation fields will enhance research performance, education, and service in the transportation area. This will result in increased student interest and provide the work force and research results for enhanced transportation performance in the state and nation.


Project Start Date: 11/1/2012
Project End Date: