Andrew P. Tarko

Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of Center for Road Safety (CRS)

Address
Purdue University
School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Phone (765) 494-5027
Other Phone home - (765) 463-4298
Fax (765) 494-0395
Office HAMP G175B
Education
Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1994
Ph.D., Cracow University of Technology, 1993
M.S.C.E., Cracow University of Technology, 1981
Research Interests
Highway safety, traffic flow theory, traffic engineering, and transportation systems modeling and evaluation.
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Selected Research Projects
  • 8/04-9/06, Federal Highway Administration/INDOT, "Effective and Robust Coordination of Traffic Signals on Arterial Streets", A. Tarko (PI).
  • 8/04-12/06, Federal Highway Administration/INDOT, "Risk Assessment of Various Median Treatments of Rural Interstates", A. Tarko (PI).
  • 7/04-10/06, Federal Highway Administration/INDOT, "Expert System to Support Site Investigation for Safety Improvement", A. Tarko (PI).
  • 7/04-10/05, Federal Highway Administration/INDOT, "Implementation of the Guidelines for Roadway Safety Improvements in Indiana", A. Tarko (PI).
  • 8/03-5/05, Federal Highway Administration/INDOT, "Safety-Conscious Planning in Indiana", A. Tarko (PI).
  • 9/02-8/04, Federal Highway Administration/INDOT, "Predicting Traffic Conditions at Indiana Signalized Intersections", A. Tarko (PI).