Kuilin Zhang (CEE/MTTI), a member of the ICC’s Center for Cyber-Physical Systems, is the principal investigator on a project that has received a $58,556 research and development contract from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. The one-year project is entitled, “Leveraging Connected Highway Vehicle Platooning Technology to Improve the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Train Fleeting.”
Kuilin Zhang (CEE/MTTI), a member of the ICC Center for Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS), is the primary investigator on a project that has received a $567,230 contract with the Federal Railroad Administration. This project is entitled, “Developing Safe and Efficient Driving and Routing Strategies at Railroad Grade Crossings Based on Highway-Railway Connectivity.” Pasi Lautala (CEE) is the Co-PI on this potential two-year project.
Kuilin Zhang’s (CPS/CEE) research on transportation planners was the subject of a story covered in Auto World News titled, “Filling in the gaps of connected car data helps transportation planners,” which was published on May 6, 2019.
Research by Kuilin Zhang (CS) was featured in the story “MTU Researchers develop optimization model to fill in the gaps in connected vehicle data in the April 26, 2019, issue of Green Car Congress. View the article here: https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/04/20190426-mtu.html