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 2024

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Safety Evaluation of 2+1 Roadway Design, Kenneth R. Agent and Jeff Jasper
KTC-24-18

Submissions from 2023

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Combined Behavioral and Engineering Approach to Preventing Highway Fatalities, Benjamin Blandford, Reginald Souleyrette, Caitlin N. Pope, Tony Fields, and Erin Lammers-Staats
KTC-23-01/SPR21-601-1F

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Evaluating the Use of a Near-Miss Reporting Program to Enhance Employee Safety Performance, Gabriel Dadi, Farshid Taherpour, Seth Atkins, Ashtarout Ammar, and Jon Wilcoxson
KTC-24-03

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2+1 Roadway Design Guidance Update, Jeff Jasper, Jeff Wolfe, Robin Baskette, Paul Ross, and Chris Van Dyke
KTC-23-11

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Graduated Driver Licensing Program, Jeeyen Koo, Andrew Martin, and Jennifer Walton
KTC-23-14

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Fiscal Year 2021 FHWA-536 Report for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Doug Kreis, Candice Wallace, Bryan Gibson, and Sarah McCormack
KTC-23-22

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2023 Safety Belt Usage Survey in Kentucky, Erin Lammers-Staats, Derek S. Young, Kenneth R. Agent, and Aidan Elias
KTC-24-09

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Innovative Methods to Strengthen Internal KYTC Communications, P. Gayle Marks and Jeff Jasper
KtC-24-06

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2023 Final Report for Databases in the 2022 Traffic Records Improvement Plan: Facilitating the Development of Projects to Attain the Goals in the Implementation Plan for the 2022-26 Traffic Records Strategic Plan, Lenahan O'Connell, Samantha Wright, and Reginald Souleyrette
KTC-24-13

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Kentucky Traffic Collision Facts 2022 Report, Paul Ross, Eric Green, Christopher Blackden, Kenneth R. Agent, and Christopher Van Dyke
KTC-24-05

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Analysis of Traffic Crash Data in Kentucky 2018-2022, Paul Ross, Eric Green, Christopher Blackden, and Christopher Van Dyke
KTC-24-08

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Incorporating Crash Severity and Continuous Improvement of SHIFT, Reginald Souleyrette, Riana Tanzen, and Teng Wang
KTC-23-16

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Incorporating Variability in KYTC Planning and Project Development, Reginald Souleyrette, Teng Wang, Riana Tanzen, and Arnold Stromberg
KTC-23-17

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Evaluation of Durable Pavement Striping, William Staats and Erin Lammers-Staats
KTC-24-10

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Merging Multiple Existing Geotechnical Databases, Charlie Sun, Brad Rister, and Eileen Grady
KTC-23-19

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Facilitated Identification of KYTC Performance Measures, Candice Wallace and Jon Wilcoxson
KTC-24-15

Submissions from 2022

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Investigation of Illegal Weigh Station Bypassing, Mallory Brown, Andrew Martin, David Leddy, and Jennifer Walton
KTC-23-07/SPR22-617-1F

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Updating the Bridge Construction Cost Database, Rachel Catchings, Ying Li, Ryan Griffith, and Sudhir Palle
KTC-22-12/SPR21-606-1F

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Evaluation of Manual Infrared Brake Screening Technologies, Joseph Crabtree, Brian Beaven, and Jennifer Walton
KTC-22-06/RSF19-71-1F

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Specialized Safety Training and Tracking for KYTC Construction and Maintenance Personnel, Gabriel Dadi, Ashtarout Ammar, Seth Atkins, and Martha Horseman
KTC-22-18/SPR21-608-1F

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KRS and KAR Review of Models as a Legal Contract Document, Bryan Gibson, Pam Clay-Young, Rachel Catchings, and Chris Van Dyke
KTC-22-05/SPR22-56-3-1F

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Bridge Project Prioritization, Bryan Gibson, Christopher Van Dyke, Sudhir Palle, Ryan Griffith, and Doug Kreis
KTC-22-08/SPR21-599-1F

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Steel Bridge Coating Inventory for 2022, Christopher Goff and Sudhir Palle
KTC-22-17/SPR22-614-1F

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SPF-R Online User Guide, Eric Green, Paul Ross, Christopher Blackden, William Staats, and Reginald Souleyrette

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Optimizing Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Investments and Activities to Improve Safety and Increase Revenue Collections, Brian Howell, Jennifer Walton, and Andrew Martin
KTC-22-01/SPR21-611-1F