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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

August 26, 2019

A 60-year-old driver for Federal Express was killed last night while trying to help the driver of a Corvette, according to authorities.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
July 25, 2019

Some Las Vegas high school students got a grim visual Wednesday of the dangers of driving under the influence.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
July 24, 2019

The fallout continues after a higher-up within the North Las Vegas Police department was arrested on DUI charges. The department’s assistant chief, Clinton Ryan, was taken into custody Sunday night.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
July 22, 2019

Researchers at UNLV are looking at some of Las Vegas’ most dangerous intersections, hoping to find patterns and ways to improve safety.

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.

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