Reginald R. (Reg) Souleyrette, Ph.D., P.E.

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Commonwealth Chair of Transportation Engineering
Department Chair

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University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Civil Engineering - CE
161 OHR
Lexington, KY 40506-0281
Phone: 859-257-5309
Fax: 859-257-4404
Email: souleyrette@uky.edu


Professional Preparation

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Transportation), University of California, Berkeley, May, 1989

M.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Texas, May, 1986

B.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Texas, December, 1984

Appointments

8/11 – Present: Professor, Dept. of Civil Engrg., University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

7/04 – 8/11: Iowa State University, Ames, IA

-       Gerald and Audrey Olson Professor of Civil Engineering

-       Associate Chair, Dept. of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, 7/07-6/10

-       Associate Director, Center for Transportation Research and Education (now Institute for Transportation)

7/03 – 6/04: Iowa State University, Ames, IA

-       Professor of Civil Engineering

-       Associate Director, Center for Transportation Research and Education

7/96 – 6/03: Iowa State University, Ames, IA

-       Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

-       Associate Director, Center for Transportation Research and Education

6/93 – 6/96: Iowa State University, Ames, IA

-       Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

-       Associate Director, Iowa Transportation Center

8/89 – 5/93: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

-       Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

-       Associate Director, Center for Transportation Research

 

Significant Publications

  • Hochstein, J., T. Maze, R. Souleyrette, and T. Stout, “Rural Expressway Intersection Design Guidance: Suggestions for the AASHTO Green Book and MUTCD.”  TRR No. 2195, 2011, pp. 45-57.
  • Sax, C., T. Maze, R. Souleyrette, N. Hawkins and A. Carriquiry, “Optimum urban clear-zone distance.”  TRR No. 2195, 2011, pp. 27-35.
  • Falciani, J., A. Pratelli, M. Martello and R. Souleyrette, “Calibration of a Method for Selecting Roundabouts in Function of the Inner Island Treatment.” Fifth International Conference on Sustainable Development and Planning, New Forest, WIT Press.  July 2011.
  • Rentziou, K., K. Gkritza and R. Souleyrette, “VMT, energy consumption, and greenhouse gas emissions forecasting for passenger transportation.”  Proceedings of the 88th Annual Meeting of TRB, Washington, DC, Jan. 2011.
  • Boeckenstedt, R., K. Gkritza, R. Souleyrette, and S. Nambisan, “Interdependencies between the Bioeconomy and the Transportation Infrastructure in Iowa.”  Transportation Research Record (TRR), Journal of the Transportation Research Board. No. 2191, 2010, pp. 84-89.
  • Harwood, D., K. Bauer, D. Gilmore, R. Souleyrette, and Z. Hans, “Validation of the usRAP Star Rating Protocol for Application to Safety Management of U.S. Roads.”  TRR No. 2147, 2010, pp. 33-41.
  • Kim, B.*, R. Souleyrette and T. Maze, “Exclusive Median Bus Lanes: The Seoul Experience – with Suggestions and Comments on Extensibility,” Proceedings of the 87th Annual Meeting of TRB, Washington, DC, Jan. 2010.
  • Pratelli, A. and R. Souleyrette, “Visibility, Perception and Roundabout Safety,” Fifteenth International Conference on Urban Transport and the Environment, Bologna, in Brebbia C. (ed.) “WIT Transactions on the Built Environment”, Vol. 107, WIT Press.  June 2009.
  • Harding, C. and R. Souleyrette, “Investigating the use of 3D graphics, haptics (touch) and sound for highway location planning.” Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 24 (2009) pp. 1–19.
  • Souleyrette, R. “Highway Safety and iRAP: The Challenge of Heterogeneous Traffic Mixes,” International Conference on Best Practices to Relieve Congestion on Mixed-Traffic Urban Streets in Developing Countries, IIT Madras, Chennai, India. Sep. 12-14, 2008.  Pp. 339-348.
  • Smadi, O., R. Souleyrette, D. Ormand and N. Hawkins, “Pavement Marking Retroreflectivity: Analysis of Safety Effectiveness.” TRR, No. 2056, 2008, pp. 17-24.
  • Co-author, “Integrating Roadway, Traffic and Crash Data,” Transportation Research Circular E-C111, National Academy of Sciences, Transportation Research Board, online, available at  http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/circulars/ec111.pdf, January, 2007.
  • Hallmark, S., S. Lamptey and R. Souleyrette, “Use of n-Fold Cross-Validation to Evaluate Three Methods to Calculate Heavy Truck Annual Average Daily Traffic and Vehicle Miles Traveled.” Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 57:4–13, January, 2007.
  • Souleyrette, R., R. Tenges, T. McDonald, T. Maze and A. Carriquiry, “Safety Effectiveness of Stop Control at Ultralow-Volume Unpaved Intersections,” TRR No. 1967, 2006, pp. 58-65.
  • Stout, T., M. Pawlovich, R. Souleyrette and A. Carriquiry, “Safety Impacts of ‘Road Diets’ in Iowa.” ITE Journal. vol. 76, no. 12, December, 2006.
  • Souleyrette, R.,  R. Haas and T. Maze, “Validation and Implication of Segmentation on Empirical Bayes for Highway Safety Studies,” Transactions of the Fourth International Conference on the Impact of Environmental Factors on Health, Malta, June 2007, pp. 85-94.
  • Veneziano, D., S. Hallmark and R. Souleyrette, “Accuracy of Light Detection and Ranging Derived Terrain Data for Highway Location,” Journal of Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Vol. 19, 2004, pp. 130-143.
  • Khattak, A., S. Hallmark and R. Souleyrette, “Application of Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Technology to Highway Safety,” TRR No. 1836, 2003, pp. 7-15.
  • Hallmark, S., W. Schuman, S. Kadolph and R. Souleyrette, “Integration of Spatial Point Features with Linear Referencing Methods,” TRR, No. 1836, 2003, pp. 102-110.
  • Veneziano, D., R. Souleyrette and S. Hallmark, “Integration of Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Technology with Photogrammetry in Highway Location and Design,” TRR, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 1836, 2003, pp. 1-6.
  • Anderson, M. and R. Souleyrette, “Pseudo-Dynamic Travel Model Application to Assess Traveler Information,” Transportation, Vol. 29, No. 3, August 2002, pp. 307-319.
  • Khattak, A., M. Pawlovich, R. Souleyrette and S. Hallmark, “Factors Related to More Severe Older Driver Traffic Crash Injuries,” Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 128, No. 3, May/June 2002, pp. 243-249.
  • Easa, S., T. Strauss, Y. Hassan and R. Souleyrette, “Three-Dimensional Transportation Analysis: Planning and Design,” Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 128, No. 3, May/June 2002, pp. 250-258.
  • Shadewald, J., S. Hallmark and R. Souleyrette, “Visualizing System-Wide Economic Impacts of Transportation Projects,” Journal of Urban Planning and Development, Vol. 127, No. 4, December 2001, pp. 158-168.
  • Souleyrette, R., D. Plazak, T. Strauss and S. Andrle, “Applications of State Employment Data to Transportation Planning,” TRR, No. 1768, 2001, pp. 26-35.
  • Souleyrette, R. and T. Strauss (1999), “Transportation,” Urban Planning and Development Apps. of GIS, Said Easa and Yupo Chan (eds.), ASCE, Reston, VA, Chapter 7, pp.117-133
  • Anderson, M., W. Vodrazka and R. Souleyrette, “Iowa Travel Model Performance, 20 Years Later,” Transportation, Land Use and Air Quality, ASCE, Portland, May 1998, pp. 586-595.
  • Souleyrette, R., T. Maze, T. Strauss, D. Preissig and A. Smadi, “Freight Planning Typology,” TRR, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 1613, 1998, pp. 12-19.
  • Shanmuganathan, R., R. Souleyrette and T. Maze, “A Dynamic Bayesian Approach to Estimate the Impact of Speed Limit Changes,” TRR, No. 1640, 1998, pp. 47-56.
  • Souleyrette, R. and M. Anderson, “Developing Small Area Network Planning Models using Desktop GIS,” Journal of Urban Planning and Development, Vol. 124, No. 2, June 1998, pp. 55-71.
  • Cadwallader, W. and R. Souleyrette, “GIS Aids in Romania’s Communism-to-Capitalism Transition,” GeoInfo Systems, Vol. 8, No. 1, January 1998, pp. 30-34.
  • Kamyab, A., T. Maze and R. Souleyrette, “Application of Vehicle Specific Information in Adaptive Intersection Traffic Signal Control,” Transportation Quarterly, Vol. 50, No. 2, Spring 1996, pp. 159-168.
  • Anderson, M. and R. Souleyrette, “A GIS-Based Transportation Forecast Model for Use in Smaller Urban and Rural Areas,” TRR, No. 1551, 1996, pp. 95-104.
  • Pawlovich, M., E. Jaselskis and R. Souleyrette, “Emerging Concepts in Innovative Sign Management Programs,” TRR, No. 1553, 1996. pp. 12-17.
  • Garrison, W. and R. Souleyrette, “Transportation, Innovation and Development: The Companion Innovation Hypothesis,” The Logistics and Transportation Review, Vol. 32, No. 1, March 1996, pp. 1-20.
  • Souleyrette, R., S. Sathisan, D. James and S. Lim*, “GIS for Transportation and Air Quality Analysis,” Transportation Planning and Air Quality, ASCE, New York, 1991, pp. 182-194
  • Robuste, F., C. Daganzo and R. Souleyrette, “Implementing Vehicle Routing Models,” Transportation Research Part B, Vol. 24B, No. 4, August 1990, pp. 263-286.
  • Souleyrette, R., Transportation Services and Residential Housing Construction: A Study of the Relations between Transportation and Production (Ph.D. Dissertation), William L. Garrison, Chair, Michael Teitz and Mark Hansen, University of California, Berkeley, Dissertation Series, 1989 and University Microfilms International, 1990.