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R&T Now—Current Issue

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April 2024

Welcome to the new Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) R&T Now containing the latest updates on FHWA research products, projects, and activities.

From this page, you can view the newsletter by topic by clicking the slide-down box in each section. Browse through the topics or open the comprehensive document as an Adobe Acrobat PDF from Past Issues.

Among the newsletter’s new features is an events section of upcoming research and technology (R&T) presentations, talks, and panel discussions that Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) staff will be participating in. Be sure to review that section and make notes in your calendar.

Now in Events

R&T Now Event Icon - Calendar IllustrationJoin our presenters and speakers
Discover the upcoming presentations, demos, seminars, and panel discussions that FHWA senior staff and subject matter experts will be participating in over the next several months.



Now in Infrastructure

infrastructure-iconPavement Research Uses Data Science
Symposium promotes data collection on pavements.




Now in Exploratory Advanced Research (EAR)

Exploratory Advanced ResearchLearn of the Recent Research Efforts of the EAR Program
The EAR Program undertakes high-risk, high-potential research efforts, as these recent projects demonstrate. Read about efforts and innovative solutions to today's transportation challenges.




Now in Safety


Learn about Safety Solutions
This issue showcases an award-winning solution for improving traffic intersection controls.





Now in Operations

Operations IconRead About Open-Source Tools
These tools will help shape tomorrow's transportation operations.




Now in Recent Publications

Blue publications icon with blue open bookWhat's New in Research and Technical Publications

See the latest research results and innovations to help solve transportation problems.



Other Highlights

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2024 Spring Issue of Public Roads is Now Available!
View our latest issue of Public Roads.




Recommended citation: Federal Highway Administration, R&T Now, April 2024 (Washington, DC: 2024)