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Current Transportation Research Center News

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Business and Community | July 23, 2018

The three organizations will collaborate to research and develop new autonomous transportation solutions for Southern Nevada.

Campus News | March 10, 2014
Venkat, a faculty member in electrical and computer engineering at UNLV since 1989, was named interim dean of the college in 2010.
Research | September 3, 2013

Engineering professor Pushkin Kachroo shares his ideas for making transportation around the Valley faster and safer.

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Campus News | July 12, 2013
Event July 14-19 introduces high schoolers from throughout the state to careers in transportation industry.
Campus News | February 6, 2013
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs at UNLV.
Campus News | July 23, 2012

A collection of stories featuring UNLV's work in the community that have made news in 2012.

Transportation Research Center In The News

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
June 10, 2019

Several new bills are expected to change the rules on the roads across the Las Vegas Valley.

Las Vegas Sun
May 13, 2019

Some local thoroughfares—with their wide, multiple lanes and high speed limits—are designed for drivers to navigate through the vastness of the rolling desert. But that means they can be a hazard for pedestrians.

KNPR News
May 6, 2019

Recent statistics show bicycle deaths on Nevada roads have remained about steady over the last few years. They’re about 2 to 3 percent of all traffic-related deaths.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
February 26, 2019

If you're using your cellphone and get into a crash, a new bill -- if it becomes law -- would allow police to check your phone.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
January 16, 2019

With nine deadly traffic crashes already in the new year, the Las Vegas valley is on pace for the most dangerous year ever.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
January 16, 2019

Since the start of the New Year, Metro police have investigated eight fatal crashes. Four of those crashes happened over one weekend.

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