Research

Currently Funded Projects

Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)

Aging Road User Information System 2021-2022

10/01/2021 – 9/30/2022
Principal Investigator: Liu
Project Coordinator: Winter

Veterans Affairs Office of Rural Health

Assessing Mobility Benefits of Autonomous Ride Sharing Services Among Veterans in Florida

Principal Investigator: Classen

Southeastern Transportation Research, Innovation, Development and Education Center (STRIDE)

Barriers Facilitators of People with Disabilities in Accepting & Adopting Autonomous Shared Mobility Services

5/15/2021 – 8/15/2022
Principal Investigators: Classen
Co-Investigator: Sisiopiku, Mason, & Stetten

Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)

Child Passenger Safety Seat Fitting Station Database and Mapping 2021-2022

10/01/2021 – 9/30/2022
Principal Investigator: Hanson
Project Coordinator: Winter

National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)

Driving Performance in People with Parkinson’s Using Autonomous In-Vehicle Technologies

9/01/2020 – 8/30/2023
Principal Investigator: Classen
Co-Investigator: Winter
Project ID: 90IFRE0035

US Department of Defense (DOD)

Effectiveness of a Driving Intervention on Safe Community Mobility for Returning Combat Veterans

4/15/2015 – 4/14/2022
Principal Investigator: Classen
Co-Investigator: Winter
Project ID: W81XWH-15-1-0032

National Institutes of Health (NIH) and National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Medical Marijuana Use and Driving Performance: A Test of Psychomotor Functioning in Adults 50 and Older

9/30/2020 – 8/31/2022
Principal Investigators: Ennis & Classen
Project ID: 1R21DA048067-01A1

North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System

Promoting Veteran Centric Rural Transportation Options via Automated Shuttle Exposure

7/1/2021 – 12/31/2022
Principal Investigator: Classen

Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)

Safety and Mobility Benefits of Autonomous Ride Sharing Services Among Older Adults in five Florida Counties

Principal Investigator: Classen
Project ID: TEO-22-04

US Department of Transportation (DOT) and UF Transportation Institute

UF and UAB’s Phase 2 Demonstration Study: Developing a Model to Support Transportation System Decisions considering the Experiences of Drivers of all Age Groups with Autonomous Vehicle Technology

3/1/2020 – 12/31/2021
Principal Investigator: Classen
Project ID: AWD01573

US Department of Transportation (DOT) and UF Transportation Institute

UF and UAB’s Phase 2 Demonstration Study: Developing a Model to Support Transportation System Decisions considering the Experiences of Drivers of all Age Groups, and those with Disabilities, with Autonomous Vehicle Technology

5/15/2021 – 5/31/2022
Principal Investigator: Classen
Project ID: AWD01573