The Maryland Transportation Institute
in annual research expenditures
UMD ranked 4th in the U.S. and 11th in the world in transportation science and technology in the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities.
annual total economic benefit to the state of Maryland
MTI experts are active in 14 research projects with state of Maryland agencies.
affiliated research groups
MTI leverages expertise in big data analytics, transportation engineering, public policy, urban planning, economics, public health, and more to unearth novel and holistic solutions to critical transportation challenges.
transportation professionals trained each year
MTI-affiliated centers and departments offer online graduate programs and regular professional development courses.
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Improved simulation system developed for self-driving cars
More realistic simulations can help in evaluating vehicles before road testing.