Bicycle safety and designing bicycling facilities that encourage the mainstream population to ride bikes. Bicycling, now less than 1% of American trips, could become 10%, making a huge contribution to public health and to environmental sustainability. Giving priority to public transportation, reducing auto use and dependence.
Traffic Engineering, traffic signal control, transit signal priority, transit operations modeling , transit data collection and sampling
In addition to the innovative sustainability research and 130+ courses taught in sustainability each year at Northeastern, the campus has also been recognized as a top “green campus” worldwide for 2011-2013.
Northeastern University’s College of Engineering is home to numerous federally-funded research centers and an array of leading-edge projects and initiatives that advance discovery and new knowledge in health, sustainability, and security.