Kuilin Zhang, Yintong Tan Receive Gartner Prize

by Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering

Associate Professor Kuilin Zhang (CEGE/CS) and Ph.D. student Yintong Tan (civil engineering) were presented with the Gartner Prize by the Transportation Research Board (TRB) ACP50 Traffic Flow Theory and Characteristics Committee.

The award recognizes theoretical papers with significant methodological contributions.

Zhang and Tan received the Gartner Prize for a paper titled “A Real-Time Distributed Cooperative Adaptive Cruise Control Model Considering Time Delays and Actuator Log.”

The paper was supported by Zhang’s NSF Career Award on connected and automated vehicles.

Kuilin Zhang is a member of the Institute of Computing and Cybersystems’ (ICC) Center for Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS).