The GW Transportation Program has been working on multiple research projects funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the US Department of Transportation (USDOT) in general, and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)/Battelle in particular. Additional financial support was provided by the District of Columbia Department of Transportation – DDOT – and the Simon Lee Research Endowment.

Some recent projects include:


Earlier projects associated with the GW Transportation Program were conducted under the umbrella of the Center of Intelligent Systems Research (CISR) and covered the following areas with funding mostly by NSF, FHWA, and the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA).

Traveler Behavior:

Driver Assistance

Complex Networks

Collision Avoidance

Smart Materials & Sensors