National Institute for Advanced Transportation Technology
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FUNDING PERIOD JULY 1, 2000 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2001 - FY01
PREPARED FOR UNIVERSITY TRANSPORTATION CENTERS PROGRAM
RESEARCH AND SPECIAL PROGRAMS ADMINISTRATION
U.S DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
T h e m e : A d v a n c e d T r a n s p o r t a t i o n T e c h n o l o g y
M i s s i o n
Our mission is to work with industry, government, and research institutions to develop, evaluate, and market technologies
that will improve the design and operation of transportation vehicles and systems.
V i s i o n
NIATT is a Center of Excellence for research and development of transportation technologies for the state of Idaho, the
Pacific Northwest and Intermountain regions, and the United States.
· We educate and train university students and the professional engineering community in vehicle, infrastructure, and
traffic control technologies.
· We assist the Idaho Transportation Department and other governmental agencies in meeting their responsibilities for
the design, construction, and operation of transportation facilities.
· We work with industries and research institutions to develop and evaluate new transportation technologies and to bring