transportationResearch and teaching with emphasis in transportation engineering integrates theory and applied analytical methods of transportation systems, traffic engineering, traffic operations and safety, and urban transportation planning. Areas of expertise of CCEE faculty in transportation engineering at UAB include:

  • Active traffic management applications
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Traffic Simulation and modeling
  • Sustainable and livable communities
  • Non-motorized transportation
  • Transportation data management
  • Transit operations and safety, and
  • Incident and emergency management

UAB Transportation Program Highlights


A sample of active/recent research projects follows:


Traffic Operations and Management

 Smart Sustainable Transportation

Traffic Safety