PROFILE OF AN ORGANIZATION: INSTITUTE OF TRANSPORTATION STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY

The Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Berkeley, celebrated its fortieth anniversary in the winter of 1988. From a small group of engineering faculty and an $80,000 budget in 1948, the organization has emerged as a major institution in the transportation field with over 75 faculty members and more than $6 million annually in funding. This article discusses the establishment and goals of the Institute of Transportation Studies, as well as its past research activities and current research program.

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 14-18
  • Serial:
    • TR News
    • Issue Number: 149
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 0738-6826
  • Publication flags:

    Open Access (libre)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00497300
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1991 12:00AM