Archive for the Research Category

NCTR Researchers Awarded Patent

On June 2, 2015, the United States Patent Office awarded Patent No. 9,047,384, System and Method for Automatically Determining Purpose Information for Travel Behavior to a team of researchers from the National Center for Transit Research (www.nctr.usf.edu) and College of Computer Science and Engineering at the University

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Estimating Ridership of Demand Response Transit Services – Scope

(Center Identification Number: 79060-02-A) Principal Investigator Jeremy Mattson Project Scope Few studies have been completed that provide a method for estimating ridership for demand-response transit services. Lack of data for demand-response service characteristics and geographic coverage has limited the estimation of such models. TCRP Report 161 {2013)

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Florida Statewide Transit Technical Assistance and Training Program – Scope

(Center Identification Number: 71636-00) Principal Investigators Rob Gregg Program Director, Transit Management and Innovation Center for Urban Transportation Research (813) 974-8383 Gregg@cutr.usf.edu Lisa Staes Program Director, Transit Safety and Workforce Development Center for Urban Transportation Research (813) 974-9787 staes@cutr.usf.edu Project Scope The Florida Statewide Transit Technical Assistance

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Workforce Development and Succession Planning to Prepare the Rural Transit Industry for the Future- Scope

(Center Identification Number: 79060-02-A) Principal Investigator Del Peterson Project Scope To address perceived recruitment, staff development, and succession problems in the rural public paratransit industry, this project will: Survey and conduct follow-up interviews of rural public paratransit systems in North Dakota and South Dakota to develop an

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