The U.S. DOT Volpe National Transportation Systems Center calls upon its elite corps of principal technical advisors to take lead roles in initiating, developing, and shaping Volpe research and technology application programs and other activities that address critical national issues and challenges.
These experts work closely with the director and other senior technical staff to identify emerging transportation technologies and evolving national concerns, conducting analyses and assessments on topics of national significance, and exploring new opportunities for Volpe to participate in their resolution.
Meet our experts:
Dr. Kim Cardosi - Aviation Human Factors
Dr. Divya Chandra - Aviation Human Factors
Francis J. Coyne - Terminal and Surface Aircraft Surveillance
Francis J. Coyne is the principal technical advisor for terminal and surface aircraft surveillance.
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|Walton Fehr - Principal Technical Advisor for Technology Innovation and Policy|
Walton Fehr is a principal technical advisor for technology innovation and policy.
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|Donald L. Fisher - Surface Transportation Human Factors|
Donald L. Fisher is the principal technical advisor for surface transportation human factors.
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Dr. Andrew Hansen - Aviation Modeling and System Design
William M. Lyons - Transportation Planning
David G. Madsen - Motor Carrier Safety
Dr. Don Pickrell - Transportation Economics
Suzanne Sloan - Transportation Technology Policy
David C. Tyrell - Train Crashworthiness and Safety
David C. Tyrell is the principal technical advisor for train crashworthiness and safety.
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Karen VanDyke - Global Positioning Systems
Karen VanDyke is the principal technical advisor for global positioning systems.
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Eric York Wallischeck - Transportation Logistics & Security
Eric York Wallischeck is the principal technical advisor for transportation logistics & security.
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Frank Y. Wang - Wake Vortex
Frank Y. Wang is the principal technical advisor for wake vortex.
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