Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering News

Faculty News and Notes

Honors and awards for the university’s faculty and graduate students.

Professors Study Dilemmas in Sustaining Red Light Camera Programs

It’s a common driving predicament: As you approach the intersection, the light is yellow. Do you hit the brakes or face a red light camera fine? Professors at UT have analyzed this issue to determine if traffic control measures intended to boost red light revenue result in compromised safety.

Engineering Student Selected as Eno Fellow

Amber Woodburn, a doctoral student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering under the direction of Megan Ryerson, has been selected to participate in the twenty-first annual Eno Leadership Development Conference, to be held in June in Washington, D.C. Woodburn will be part of a small class of students, Eno Fellows, who are engaged in transportation policy.