Planned research activities include the following three primary research thrust areas, under which various specific topics proposed to date are listed below: 1) Railroad Infrastructure, 2) Railroad Vehicles, and 3) Railroad Systems. In each of these areas, our overarching theme is questions related to shared rail corridors involving research projects ranging from basic to applied. The list below summarizes research projects currently in progress.
NURail Center USDOT OST-R grant funding has terminated. All projects have been completed and final reports can be found here.