Research in Progress

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I-75 Corridor Feasibility Study

A GIS Framework for the Evaluation of Truck Restrictions on State Highways

A Multi-Modal Freight Safety, Security, and Environmental Routing Tool (Listen to the project update podcast.)

Beneficial Use of Dredging Materials from Harbors and Channels (Watch the project update webinar.)

Compatibility of Freight Transportation Facilities and Land Use in Major Intermodal Cargo Hubs: Memphis Metropolitan Area as a Case Study

Development of an Integrated Transportation Planning and Operations Model for Memphis, TN

Dynamic Transportation Capacity Planning for New Product Diffusion: An Integrated ABMS- Optimization Framework

Enhancing Rail Connectivity to Underserved Rural Communities (Watch the project update webinar.)

Estimating the Effects of Extreme Weather on Transportation Infrastructure (Listen to the project update podcast.)

Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Identification and Prioritizing Model Development

Making Freight-Centric Communities More Livable: Measuring the Impact of Advanced Technologies (Watch the project update webinar.)

Mining Automatic Identification Systems (AIS) Data for Improved Vessel Trip Analysis Capabilities

Non-Destructive Technologies for Monitoring and Condition Assessment to Support Safety, Maintenance Programming, and Cost Allocation

Realigning Multimodal Freight Networks in Response to International Capacity Expansion

Recruiting Long Haul Truck Drivers

The Current State of Supply Chain Security Practices in Mid-South Firms