September 8th, 2014
Dr. Aemal Khattak, Associate Professor and affiliated Nebraska Transportation Center faculty member, was appointed as the Area Editor for the Journal of Transportation Safety and Security (JTSS) by the Journal’s Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Stephen Richards. The Area Editor serves as the main contact point for authors when they submit manuscripts for publication in a particular area and plays a very visible role in the editorial process of peer-reviewed journal publications. JTSS is an initiative of the Southeastern Transportation Center, the University of Tennessee, Beijing Jiaotong University, and publishers Taylor and Francis LLC. The goal of the journal is to meet the needs of both academicians and practitioners who perform research and work in the related areas of transportation safety and security.
April 24th, 2014
NTC Director, Dr. Laurence Rilett is featured in UNL Today in conjunction with his research project titled: Traffic Calming Elements for Entry Control Facility Threat Delay and Containment. Dr. Rilett and his project are both included in the National Strategic Research Institute's first annual report.
April 15th, 2014
The Nebraska Transportation Center has received $13,046 in funding from State Farm for the Roads, Rails and Race Cars Afterschool Program. You can read more about the award in this article from the UNL Newsroom.