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More than 1 billion motor vehicles travel roadways worldwide and that number is expected to double within one or two decades. The rise in automobiles and trucks have led to increased social, economic, and safety issues, such as the more than 30,000 deaths from car related accidents on US highways...
Near-road air quality continues to be an important issue for transportation agencies. Invisible plumes of dirty air from cars and trucks on roadways spread to surrounding neighborhoods increasing residents’ risk of cancer, asthma, heart disease, and other illnesses. Researchers have found that roadside barriers such as sound walls can provide...
UCR engineering professors receive $1.2M Navy grant to make artificial intelligent (AI) systems smarter
Five GAANN Awards from the U.S. Department of Education will support 90 engineering graduate students
Scientists are just beginning to understand the mechanics of the lung
Development could improve microfluidic devices used for point-of-care diagnostics
Vicente Robles aims to develop a new method to deliver therapeutic agents directly into living cells