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Darcy M Bullock

Lyles Family Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of the Joint Transportation Research Program

Purdue University
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051

Office: DLR 204a
Phone: (765) 494-2226
Email: darcy@purdue.edu
Twitter: http://twitter.com/darcybullock

Education
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University
M.S.C.E., Carnegie Mellon University
B.S.C.E., University of Vermont

Professional Registration
Registered Professional Engineer in Indiana & Louisiana

Research Summary
Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Operations, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), Airport Operations, Winter Roadway Maintenance, Crash Scene Forensics

Honors & Awards

Transportation Research Board, Traffic Signal Systems Committee (AHB25), Best Paper Award, January 2018.


Transportation Research Board, Work Zone Traffic Control Committee (AHB55), Best Paper Award, January 2019.


Testimony to US House Subcommittee on Research & Technology, Committee on Science, Space and Technology in Washington, DC, on July 11, 2019. https://science.house.gov/imo/media/doc/Bullock Testimony.pdf


Michael Kyte Distinguished Lecture, University of Idaho, September 31, 2019.


Joint Transportation Research Program collaboration with Indiana Department of Transportation was selected as one of four finalists for the 2019 Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award. https://www.aplu.org/news-and-media/News/four-aplu-universities-selected-as-finalists-for-2019-c-peter-magrath-community-engagement-scholarship-award


Transportation Research Board, Traffic Signal Systems Committee (AHB25), Best Paper Award, January 2020

Selected Publications


  1. Day, C. M., and D. M. Bullock, "Optimization of Traffic Signal Offsets with High-Resolution Event Data," ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1061/JTEPBS.0000309

  2. Mathew, J., Liu, M., Li, H., Seeder, S., and Bullock, D. (2019). "Analysis of E-Scooter Trips and Their Temporal Usage Patterns." Institute of Transportation Engineers Journal, 89(6), 44-49. Retrieved from https://search.proquest.com/docview/2251991862?accountid=13360

  3. Lin, Yun-Jou, A. Habib, D. Bullock, M. Prezzi, "Application of High-Resolution Terrestrial Laser Scanning to Monitor the Performance of Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls with Precast Concrete Panels," Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, Vol. 33, Issue 5 (October 2019),.American Society of Civil Engineers. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0001321

  4. Brassard, D.L., D. Horton, and D. M. Bullock, "DamageWise Program Implementation Pays Off for Indiana," TR News, May-June 2019, pp. 44-46

  5. Mekker, M., Li, H., Cox, E. and Bullock, D. (2019) Dashboards for Monitoring Congestion and Crashes in Interstate Work Zones. American Journal of Operations Research, 9, 15020. https://doi.org/10.4236/ijg.2019.101003

  6. Li, Howell, J. Mackey, M. Luker, M. Taylor, and D. M. Bullock, "Application of High Resolution Trip Trace Stitching to Evaluate Traffic Signal System Changes," Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2673, Transportation Record of the National Academies, pp 188-201, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1177/0361198119841043

  7. Lin, Yi Chun, Y. Cheng, Yun-Jou. Lin. J.E. Flatt, A. Habib, and D.M. Bullock, "Evaluating the Accuracy of Mobile Lidar for Mapping Airfield Infrastructure," Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2673, Transportation Record of the National Academies, pp 1117-124, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1177/0361198119835802

  8. Bullock, John L., R. Hainje, A. Habib, D. Horton, and D.M. Bullock, "Public Safety Implementation of Unmanned Aerial Systems for Photogrammetric Mapping of Crash Scenes," Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2673, Transportation Record of the National Academies, pp 567-574, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1177/0361198119850804

  9. Yang, Chuyung, J.H. Mott, B. Hardin, S. Zehr, and D.M. Bullock, "Technology Assessment to Improve Operations Counts at Non-Towered Airports," Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2673, Transportation Record of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., pp 44-50, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1177/0361198119835804

  10. Lavrenz, Steven, J. Sturdevant, and D. Bullock, "Strategic Methods for Modernizing Traffic Signal Maintenance Management and Quantifying the Impact of Maintenance Activities," Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Vol. 23, Issue 4 (December 2017). http://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000361

  11. Major, Wesley, J.K. Mathew, S. Hubbard, D Bullock, "Evaluation of Opportunities for Connected Aircraft to Identify Pavement Roughness at Airports," Collegiate Aviation Review International, Vol 36, No 2 (2018). http://dx.doi.org/10.22488/okstate.18.100488

  12. Mekker, Michelle M., Y. Lin, M. K. I. Elbahnasawy, T. S. A. Shamseldin, H. Li, A. F. Habib, and D.M. Bullock, "Applications of LiDAR and Connected Vehicle Data to Evaluate the Impact of Work Zone Geometry on Freeway Traffic Operations," Transportation Research Record: Journal of Transportation Research Board, May, 2018. (Received TRB Work Zone Traffic Control Committee 2018 Best Paper Award). https://doi.org/10.1177/0361198118758050


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