The Kentucky Transportation Center has published many reports addressing a variety of transportation issues and problems. Research reports describe the methodology and results for KTC research projects.

Kentucky Transportation Center Research Report has different titles over the years:

  • Highway Materials Research Laboratory Research Report: 1939-1966
  • Kentucky Department of Highways Research Report: 1967-1975
  • Kentucky Department of Transportation Research Report: 1976-1980
  • Kentucky Transportation Research Program Research Report: 1981-1988
  • Kentucky Transportation Center Research Report: 1988 to present

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Submissions from 2018

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Transportation System Vulnerability and Resilience to Extreme Weather Events and Other Natural Hazards — Final Results of Vulnerability Assessment of National Highway System for All KYTC Districts, Benjamin L. Blandford, Scott Schurman, and Candice Y. Wallace
KTC-18-08/SPR16-524-1F

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Longer Lasting Bridge Deck Overlays, David Q. Hunsucker, Kean H. Ashurst Jr., Brad W. Rister, David L. Allen, and Eileen Grady
KTC-18-06/SPR14-472-1F

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Redefining Commercial Vehicle Permitting and Credentialing Violations, Andrew Martin, Jennifer R. Walton, and Valerie J. Keathley
KTC-15-17/SPR14-489-1F

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Utilization of Light Detection and Ranging for Quality Control and Quality Assurance of Pavement Grades, Brad W. Rister, Levi McIntosh, Gabriel B. Dadi, Ruigang Yang, and Eileen Grady
KTC-18-01/SPR15-496-1F

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Overview of Performance Based Practical Design, Christopher W. Van Dyke, Jeff Jasper, and Adam J. Kirk
KTC-18-03/SPR17-546-1F

Submissions from 2017

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2017 Safety Belt Usage Survey in Kentucky, Kenneth R. Agent, Eric R. Green, and Erin Lammers
KTC-17-15/KSP1-17-1F

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KYTC Maintenance Overview and Budget Analysis, Nancy Albright, Bryan Gibson, and Steven Douglas Kreis
KTC-17-21/SPR18-56-2-1F

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Safety Concepts for Workers from an OSHA Perspective, Zamaan Al-shabbani, Roy E. Sturgill Jr., and Gabriel B. Dadi
KTC-17-14/SPR15-508-1F

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Snow and Ice Removal Route Optimization in Kentucky, Benjamin L. Blandford, Erin Lammers, and Eric R. Green
KTC-17-18/SPR16-529-1F

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Develop a Highway Inventory Data Quality Control Scheme (PL-26), Mei Chen, Obaidur Rahman Kazi, and Tony Fields
KTC-16-27/PL-26-1F

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Collection and Analysis of 2013-2014 Travel Time Data, Mei Chen and Xu Zhang
KTC-17-13/PL27-1F

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Analysis of Autonomous Vehicle Policies, Bryan Gibson
KTC-16-25/PL-29-1F

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Analysis of Traffic Crash Data in Kentucky (2012-2016), Eric R. Green, Kenneth R. Agent, Jerry G. Pigman, and Paul A. Ross
KTC-17-22/KSP2-17-1F

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Coaxing HIS Data from Mandli Pavement Scans, Eric R. Green, William Nicholas Staats, Erin Lammers, and Teng Alex Wang
KTC-17-26/SPR17-548-1F

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Improved Bridge Joint Materials and Design Details, Theodore Hopwood II, Christopher W. Van Dyke, and Sudhir Palle
KTC-17-08/SPR14-492-1F

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In-Service Evaluation of High Tension Cable Barrier Systems, Brian K. Howell, Kenneth R. Agent, Jeff Jasper, and William Nicholas Staats
KTC-17-17/SPR16-526-1F

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In-Place Recycling and Reclamation of Asphaltic Concrete Pavements in Kentucky, David Q. Hunsucker, David L. Allen, and R. Clark Graves
KTC-17-25/SPR17-536-1F

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Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration: KYTC — Roundabout Installation Project in London, Kentucky, Jeff Jasper and Adam J. Kirk
KTC-17-24/HSIP16-1F

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Streamlined Project Closeout for Construction at KYTC, Tyler A. Johnson, Dominic A. Michaels, Roy E. Sturgill, and Timothy R. B. Taylor
KTC-17-12/SPR13-460-1F

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Kentucky Vehicle License Plate Study, Valerie J. Keathley, Andrew Martin, Jerry Kissick, Gray Forlines, and Jennifer R. Walton
KTC-16-11/SPR16-518-1F

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Applicability of Zipper Merge Versus Early Merge in Kentucky Work Zones, Erin Lammers, Jerry G. Pigman, Brian K. Howell, and Adam J. Kirk
KTC-17-27/SPR16-526-1F

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CFRP Strengthening of KY 583 Over the Bluegrass Parkway Bridge in Hardin Country, Abheetha Peiris and Issam E. Harik
KTC-17-19/KHIT88-06-1F

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Quantifying Roadside Assessment for Highway Safety, Reginald R. Souleyrette, Michael A. Fields, and Heather Hunt
KTC-16-15/SPR14-482-1F

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KYTC Sidewalk and Curb Ramp Inventory for ADA Compliance, Reginald R. Souleyrette, Brian K. Howell, and William Nicholas Staats
KTC-17-10/PL28-1F

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Application of IHSDM: KY 30 Case Study, William Nicholas Staats and Adam J. Kirk
KTC-17-11/RSF45-17-1I