We do Transportation Research
The Nebraska Transportation Center integrates transportation research, education, and technology transfer programs across the four NU campuses, making it one of the largest university transportation centers in the region.
5th Bridging Transportation Researchers Online Conference
Call for Papers
BTR brings transportation engineers, planners, & policymakers together in an entirely online transportation conference, open to anyone internationally. Paper submissions will be peer-reviewed and chosen by the conference committee and those selected will present their researcher at the conference August 9th & 10th, 2023. Zoom links and session details (with 20- to 30-minute presentation slots) will be sent to all conference registrants after papers are submitted and reviewed, and final topics are scheduled.
Paper submission deadline is
April 30, 2023
Website contains conference and paper submission information.
Explore Our Research Areas
Safely and comfortably integrating pedestrians and cyclists.
Reliable, efficient transportation ensures the vitality of the economy.
Sustainability and environmental consciousness are overarching concerns.
Safe and efficient movement of freight across the nation.
Addressing modern challenges of today's highways.
One of the most dynamic and fast-growing areas of research.
Optimizing the flow of goods across the nation.
Transportation utilizing multiple different modes of transportation.
Best ways to extend the life of existing pavements and optimize the surface.
A key mover of freight across Nebraska, the Midwest, and North America.
Safer for both drivers and pedestrians.
Exploring how to design, build, and maintain integral transportation structures.
Construction and maintenance sites is safer for workers and drivers.
Elected Officials & Staff
NTC's expert faculty members conduct research in various areas of surface transportation. To locate an expert in a particular area, or to find information on a research project, please contact: