List of Vacant Positions for the National Center for Transportation Studies

(1) College Librarian II (SG-15) Status: UP Contractual Minimum Qualifications Education: BLS/BSLS or BSE/BA with major/specialization in Library Science or Information Science/Management with 18 graduate units in any field Experience: 4 years of professional experience in library/information work or in teaching Library Science/Information Science/Management Training: none Eligibility: R.A. 1080 (Librarian) Deadline of Application: 5 November Read more about List of Vacant Positions for the National Center for Transportation Studies[…]

Civil Engineering Student’s Research for 2015 (Transportation)

Completed Undergraduate Research Projects (May 2015) Analysis of Trip-Cutting Behavior of Jeepneys and UV Express With Respect to LRT Line 2 Santolan and Katipunan Stations Carlos Miguel Andres and John Roy E. Fernandez Adviser: Dr. Jose Regin F. Regidor Evaluation of Reopening of Signalized Intersections at Katipunan Avenue Maryam Jazzmine D. Azucena Adviser: Dr. Hilario Read more about Civil Engineering Student’s Research for 2015 (Transportation)[…]

Civil Engineering Student’s Research for 2014 (Transportation)

Completed Undergraduate Research Projects (April 2014) Traffic Impact Analysis of UPD College of Science and College of Engineering Complexes Using Microsimulation Nonalu Sherida A. Abao and Marc Louis C. Andres Advisers: Dr. Hilario Sean O. Palmiano and Dr. Ricardo G. Sigua Assessment of Public Transport Demand and Supply Characteristics for the UP Campus-Katipunan Route Jacob Read more about Civil Engineering Student’s Research for 2014 (Transportation)[…]

International Collaborative Research, Presentations and Participations of URSA & TE for 2014

International Collaborative Research EASTS International Research Group (IRG): IRG-24-13: Viability of Public Transport Harmonizing System with Para-Transit Modes, October 2013-September 2016 Paper Presentation 1. Karl B. N. Vergel, Rachel Habana, Nonilo Peña, Loreto Carasi, Albert Mariño and Engr. Raul Sabularse, R., Abao, A. and Abaya E. (2014) Evaluation of Compliance of Specifications of Customized Local Read more about International Collaborative Research, Presentations and Participations of URSA & TE for 2014[…]

Research Projects of URSA & TE for 2014

Research Title: Evaluation of the Re-introduction of Traffic Signal Control at the Intersection of the University Avenue and Commonwealth Avenue
Description: Evaluate the impacts on traffic flow, road safety and the environment of the re-introduction of traffic signal control at the intersection of University Avenue and Commonwealth Avenue.
Implementing Agency: Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Development, University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD-OVCRD)
Duration: January 8, 2012 – present
Status: Ongoing – Draft Final Report (DFR) submitted December 2, 2013

Research Title: Development of the Philippine Metropolitan Advanced Traveler Information System (PhilMATIS)
Description: Develop and pilot-test an advanced traveler information system (ATIS) that will measure and record traffic volume and incidence of flooding along major roads in Metro Manila in collaboration with UP-EEEI and UP-DCS
Implementing Agency: Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (DOST-PCIEERD) (Government-to-Government MOA)
Duration: February 2012 to May 16, 2014 (extended to October 31, 2014)
Status: On-going


Extension Activities of URSA & TE for 2014

Status of Studies

Title of Study: Study of Three (3) Potential Automated Guide-way Transit (AGT) System Routes
Description: Pre-feasibility study of 3 potential AGT routes (UP Diliman, Bicutan and Litex-Montalban)
Implementing Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DOST) / Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC) (Government-to-Government MOA)
Duration: Feb. 17 – August 3, 2014 (original schedule) Extended to December 31, 2014
Status: On-going

Title of Study: Transportation and Traffic Surveys for the Preparatory Survey on Metro Manila Central Business Districts Transit System Project in the Republic of Philippines, UPNCTSFI for ALMEC Corporation
Description: Transportation and traffic surveys of transport systems related to the Bonifacio Global City (BGC)
Implementing Agency: UPNCTSFI for ALMEC Corporation
Duration: Mar. 14 – Apr. 18, 2014 (extended to June 2014)
Status: Completed June 2014