Andrew P. Tarko
Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of Center for Road Safety (CRS)
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Office: HAMP G175B
Phone: (765) 494-5027
Personal Web Site
Highway safety, traffic flow theory, traffic engineering, and transportation systems modeling and evaluation.
Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1994
Ph.D., Cracow University of Technology, 1993
M.S.C.E., Cracow University of Technology, 1981
Honors & Awards
Best Paper Award of the Transportation Research Board Committee on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service for: "An Overflow Delay Model for Signalized Arterials," co-author, 1996.
Polish Department of National Education research achievement award (typically several Polish teams are awarded each year for outstanding research contribution to the Civil Engineering area), 1992.
Society of Polish Town-Planners award (second prize) for the project: The Pulaski Arterial in Wroclaw, Poland, 1986.