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Congratulations to Asst. Prof. Wang Zhiwei and his PhD student, Du Bo, for receiving the 2016 Fred Burggraf Award.

Published on: 25-Jan-2017

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Congratulations to Asst Prof Wang Zhiwei and his PhD student, Du Bo, for receiving the 2016 Fred Burggraf award presented by Transportation Research Board, a major division of the National Research Council of the United States.

The Fred Burggraf Award was established in 1966 to stimulate and encourage young researchers to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of transportation. It provides recognition of excellence in transportation research by researchers 35 years of age or younger.

The award is accompanied by a cash prize and was named in honor of the late Fred Burggraf, who served as the Board's director from 1951 until his retirement in 1964. The Fred Burggraf award was presented at the 96th annual Transportation Research Board meeting at Washington D.C. on 9 Jan 2017.

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