C2SMART USDOT Tier 1 Designation Extended Through 2023

C2SMART Center has been awarded an additional year of funding worth $1.4 million by the US Department of Transportation (USDOT), extending C2SMART’s Tier 1 University Transportation Center (UTC) designation to September 2023. With this additional year of funding and designation, C2SMART aims to continue and expand its slate of funded research projects in transportation in smart cities, big data analytics, infrastructure…

CycleBack NYC

CycleBack NYC: Scaling Employer-Based Bike Access Cycling as a commuter option is growing rapidly, and New York City seeks to build on this momentum by introducing a new affordable way for New Yorkers to obtain bicycles. Employer bicycle leasing in Europe has allowed employees to obtain a new bicycle as a fringe benefit and repay…

C2SMART Students Learning Hub

What is the Student Learning Hub? In the fall of 2020, C2SMART launched the “C2SMART Student Learning Hub”, free for all consortium member students. Students were able to access learning from a variety of course domains, including data science, computer science, and traffic simulation. The Hub is designed to offer students hands-on experience to learn…

ITS-NY Presents: Emerging Trends

ITS-NY Presents: Emerging Trends As we continue to move forward toward a post COVID-19 world, the residual impacts will be felt for a long time to come. ITS-NY convened on June 23, 2021 to discuss important topics such as the global impacts of ridership on transit and rail, travel behavior, reopening strategies for the New…

NYU-ITE Student Chapter Member Shares Her Experience Mentoring High School Students

ITE Student Chapters around the United States are reaching out to high school students to help them get a head start in higher education in STEM through special mentoring and outreach programs.  The ITE National STEM Committee reached out to Suzana Duran Bernardes, a Ph.D. candidate in NYU Tandon’s Transportation Engineering and Planning program, a…

Congratulations, Graduates!

2020 brought a wealth of challenges to educators and students alike: quarantine, virtual learning, and a necessary shift of research practices and possibilities. Throughout, C2SMART’s student researchers rose to the occasion again and again, and we are proud of the incredible work they produced. We are thrilled to congratulate our incredible students on being awarded…

C2SMART Student Researcher Wins Outstanding Dissertation Award

C2SMART Student Researcher Wins Outstanding Dissertation Award C2SMART is proud to share that student researcher Zhengbo Zou’s dissertation, entitled “Towards Emotionally Intelligent Buildings: An Integrated Approach to Quantify Human Emotions in Designed Spaces” has received an Outstanding Dissertation Award from NYU in the urban studies category. The dissertation, which explores how to improve built environments…