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Applications for the Environment: Real-Time Information Synthesis (AERIS) Evaluation Project

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-11-0101
Project Abstract: 

This is a three-and-a-half-year project to evaluate the environmental impacts of United States Department of Transportation's (USDOT's) Connected Vehicle (CV) programs. This project involves three major objectives:  (1) To identify the possible CV applications that will have significant environmental impacts.(2) To quantify the impacts through extensive field testing and modeling.(3) To conduct a cost/benefit study for providing the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) with the findings to gain better understanding of the environmental impacts of the CV programs, and to support the USDOT's decisionmaking process on CV investment.

Research HUB ID: 
7919
Project Status: 
Active
Project Funding Amount (Contract Award Amount): 
$1,377,767
Start Date: 
Monday, October 24, 2011
End Date: 
Friday, October 31, 2014
Public Access Plan: 
No
Laboratory: 
Saxton Transportation Operations Laboratory
FHWA AMRP Program: 
Operations
FHWA Activity: 
Cooperative Automated Vehicles

Contact Information

First Name: 
Peter
Last Name: 
Huang
Phone Number: 
(202) 493-3484
Email Address: