October 12th, 2015: Dr. Chris Hendrickson, Distinguished Lecturer - Innovation in Transportation and Infrastructure Engineering

Professor Linda Boyle .

Chris Hendrickson, Ph.D. Hamerschlag University Professor Emeritus, Carnegie Mellon University Director, Traffic 21 Institute Member, National Academy of Engineering Editor-In-Chief, ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering

Innovation in Transportation and Infrastructure Engineering

Meet with Dr. Hendrickson early from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM before his 11:00 AM presentation, "Innovation in Transportation and Infrastructure Engineering." 

Dr. Hendrickson's discussion will cover a wide range of topics, including:

  • Transformative technologies, like new fuels and big data breakthroughs, and how they affect our understanding of transportation engineering
  • Trends affecting current systems, such as distracted driving and financial restraints
  • The effects of the environment with special attention to climate change and sustainability
  • ...and much more!
Join us in 133 Ketter Hall for the meet and greet, and then 140 Ketter Hall for the presentation.