The Roadway Safety program conducts research in the areas of traffic signal operations, intersection design, urban street operations and safety. Products of the program’s research have been implemented through the installation of innovative new control strategies, changes in TxDOT design and operations guideline documents, and changes or additions to the Highway Capacity Manual published by the Transportation Research Board.
Researchers in the Roadway Safety program have experience in the following areas:
- Traffic signal control,
- Highway design,
- Systems engineering,
- Traffic operations,
- Interchange ramps, and,
- Saturation flow.
For More InformationKaren Dixon, Ph.D., PE
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
State Headquarters & Research Building
2937 Research Parkway, Room 240
College Station, TX 77843
(979) 845-9906 x59906