Ozbay receives NJ Department of Transportation Research Implementation Award

Kaan Ozbay, a notable professor of the Rutgers University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering was recently awarded the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Research Implementation Award for his research contributions.

His project, titled “Economic Impacts of Transportation Investments” was conducted within the Rutgers Intelligent Transportation Systems (RITS) lab in conjunction with Principle Investigator, Professor Joseph Seneca of the Rutgers University Bloustein School of Public Planning and Policy.

As Co-Principle Investigator, Ozbay was recognized at the 12th Annual NJDOT Research Showcase, an occasion that brings together countless representatives involved in transportation research, engineers and several administrators. Attendees have the opportunity to learn of groundbreaking research initiatives through presentations and discussions by research partners and their associates.

Additionally, two distinguished guests, Peter H. Appel of the USDOT Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) and Mark R. Norman, Director of the Technical Activities Division - Transportation Research Board of the National Academies attended the meeting as well.

Ozbay received his award on October 21, 2010 at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor, NJ.