Mission Statement

Rutgers Intelligent Transportation Systems (RITS) Laboratory is a multi-modal transportation infrastructure research and education facility combining a series of new concepts, technologies and services to integrate information, vehicles and transportation infrastructure to increase mobility, safety and comfort, and reduce energy waste and pollution. Since its inception, RITS has been a collaborative effort between the University, state and federal governments, and industry. Director: Kaan Ozbay @ http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~kaan/

Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of New Jersey's Symposium

RITS lab co-hosted Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of New Jersey’s symposium in December 12,  2012.  The theme of the symposium was “Connecting New Jersey: Accelerating ITS Opportunities”.

RITS lab hosted professor Hediye Tuydes in January, 2013.  Professor Tuydes gave a talk about the changing transportation system of Turkey, a quickly developing nation with growing transportation needs.

Transportation Research Board (TRB) 92nd Annual Meeting

RITS lab researchers had a major presence at the Annual TRB conference with 11 paper presentations overall.

Drs. Bartin and Hong of RITS lab in front of their poster presentation.
Drs. Bartin and Hong of RITS lab in front of their poster presentation.

Mr. Jian Li presenting his paper.
Mr. Jian Li presenting his paper.

The 14th Annual NJDOT Research Showcase

RITS lab researchers presented the results of their research projects at The 14th Annual NJDOT Research Showcase held on October 18, 2012.  The showcase took place at the Conference Center at Mercer Mercer County Community College1200 Old Trenton RoadWest Windsor, NJ 08550.

POSTDOCTOR POSITION

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rutgers University, invites applications from qualified persons for a Postdoctor, position in the area of transportation and traffic engineering. The particular interest will be in the modeling and simulation of complex transportation networks for emergency management and evacuation operations and the evaluation of multimodal Transportation Systems especially under emergency conditions.