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 2014

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Green Infrastructure, Sarah M. McCormack, Roy E. Sturgill, Brian Howell, Christopher W. Van Dyke, and Doug Kreis
KTC-14-10/SPR447-12-1F

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Effect of Enhanced Trackbed Support on Railway/Highway At-Grade Crossing Performance, Jerry G. Rose and Brett R. Malloy
KTC-14-16/SPR452-13-1F

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Transition Zone Design Final Report, Nikiforos Stamatiadis, Adam J. Kirk, Andrea Cull, and Austin Dahlem
KTC-13-14/SPR431-12-1F

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Methods to Expedite and Streamline Utility Relocations for Road Projects, Roy Sturgill, Timothy R.B. Taylor, Seyedmahdi Ghorashinezhad, and Jiwen Zhang
KTC-14-15/SPR460-13-1F

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Contractor Evaluations in the Contractor Selection Process, Timothy R. B. Taylor, Roy E. Sturgill, Maegan McDowell, Alexa Deep, and Paul M. Goodrum
KTC-14-02/SPR486-12-1F

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Sealants, Treatments and Deicing Salt Practices to Limit Bridge Deck Corrosion and Experimental Deck Sealants and Pier Cap Coating on Interstate 471, Danny Wells, Sudhir Palle, Bobby W. Meade, and Theodore Hopwood II
KTC-14-4/FRT194, SPR388-12-1F

Submissions from 2013

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Evaluation of Wet-Nighttime Delineation, Kenneth R. Agent
KTC-13-05/SPR417-11-1F

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2013 Safety Belt Usage Survey in Kentucky, Kenneth R. Agent, Eric R. Green, and Tony Fields
KTC-13-08/KSP1-12-1F

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2013 Driver Attitudes and Awareness Survey, Kenneth R. Agent, Eric R. Green, and Ronald E. Langley
KTC-13-12/KSP4-12-1F

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Evaluation of Alternative Snowplowable Markers and Snowplowing Procedures, Kenneth R. Agent and Jerry G. Pigman
KTC-13-07/SPR441-12-1F

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An Overview of U.S. Commuter Rail, Timothy J. Brock and Reginald R. Souleyrette
KTC-13-18/UTCNURAIL1-12-1F

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Repair Using Steel Fiber Reinforced Polymer on US 150 Bridges, Ching Chiaw Choo, Abheetha Peiris, and Issam E. Harik
KTC-13-17/KH51,KH52-06-1F

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Repair of I-65 Expressway Bridges Using Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) Composites, Ching Chiaw Choo, Abheetha Peiris, and Issam E. Harik
KTC-13-16/FRT126-03-1F

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Assessment of Kentucky’s Road Fund, Bryan Gibson, Dwight V. Denison, Candice Y. Wallace, Christopher Jepsen, Doug Kreis, and Joseph D. Crabtree
KTC-13-02/SPR449-12-1F

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Analysis of Traffic Crash Data in Kentucky (2008-2012), Eric R. Green, Kenneth R. Agent, and Jerry G. Pigman
KTC-13-13/KSP2-11-1F

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Multimodal Alternative Evaluation US 60 (Versailles Road) Lexington, KY: Final Report, Adam J. Kirk

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Kentucky's PRISM-Based Automated Ramp Screening System Evaluation, Jerry Kissick, David Q. Hunsucker, Andrew Martin, Jennifer Walton, and Mark Bell
KTC-13-21/RSF27-12-1F

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Motor Carrier Tax Consolidation Study, Andrew Martin, Mark Bell, and Jennifer Walton
KTC-12-18/SPR434-12-1F

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Workforce Assessment of the Inland Waterways Industry: A Survey of Current and Future Training and Personnel Needs, Lenahan O'Connell and Timothy J. Brock
KTC-13-19/UTC005-12-1F

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Utilization of Mobile LiDAR to Verify Bridge Clearance Heights on the Western Kentucky Parkway, Brad Rister, Levi McIntosh, and Joe Whelan
KTC-13-09/FRT199-13-1F

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Pavement Evaluation of the Concrete Tie-bars and Dowel Baskets on Irvin Cobb Drive, US 60, McCracken County, KY, Brad W. Rister, Jamie Creech, Joe Whelan, and Timothy R. B. Taylor
KTC-13-24/FRT2013-6-11-1F

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Tools for Applying Constructability Concepts to Project Development (Design), Nikiforos Stamatiadis, Paul Goodrum, Emily Shocklee, Roy Sturgill, and Chen Wang
KTC-13-15/FRT190-11-1F

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Evaluation of Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls for Bridge Ends in Kentucky; What Next?, Charlie Sun and Clark Graves
KTC-13-11/SPR443-12-1F

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Updating the Kentucky Contract Time Determination System, Timothy R. B. Taylor, Paul M. Goodrum, Michael Brockman, Barry Bishop, Yongwei Shan, Roy E. Sturgill, and Kevin Hout
KTC-13-22/SPR411-11-1F

Submissions from 2012

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2012 Safety Belt Usage Survey in Kentucky, Kenneth R. Agent and Eric R. Green
KTC-12-10/KSP1-11-1F