UCCONNECT supports research that promotes economic competitiveness by enhancing transportation within the state and the region. The projects supported by our Center are aimed at enhancing our region’s economic competitiveness by advancing the state of knowledge and the state of professional practice in transportation.  These projects are selected annually through a competitive RFP, where researchers affiliated to UCCONNECT and, for the first time, researchers from all univirsities within Region 9 can submit proposals for peer review.

A full list of ongoing and completed research projects can be found in the following links:

2014/15 RFP Awards 

2015/16 RFP Awards

2016/17 RFP Awards

2017/18 RFP Awards

Caltrans priority research