Welcome to the Transportation Research Group
A substantial proportion of the work is concerned with the dynamics, safety, productivity and CO2 emissions of heavy vehicles. This work is undertaken with industrial partners from the Cambridge Vehicle Dynamics Consortium (CVDC).
For more information on our different research areas, please see our - or click on an image below...
May 25, 2013
Will Midgley's PhD dissertation 'Regenerative Braking of Urban Delivery Heavy Goods Vehicles has been approved by the University.
Feb 24, 2013
The Centre for Sustainable Road Freight is a new initiative involving researchers in heavy vehicle engineering at Cambridge; the Logistics Research Centre at Heriot Watt University working with a Consortium of companies from the road freight and vehicle manufacturing industries. The aim is to make road freight transport more sustainable. Follow links to two articles about the centre...
Feb 18, 2012
Will Goodrum's PhD dissertation 'Whole-life modelling of full-depth asphalt pavements' has been approved by the University.
Feb 21, 2011
The CVDC has upgraded its website in order to make it easier to use and navigate
Nov 20, 2010
Jonathan Miller's PhD dissertation 'Advanced Braking Systems for Heavy Vehicles’ has been approved by the university