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Ernest Tufuor

Post Doctoral Research Associate
Transportation System Engineering
262J
Lincoln, NE 68583-0855
Phone: 402-472-1975
Email: ntc-etufuor@unl.edu
Education
2014 M.Sc. (Engg) Transport Planning and Engineering University of Leeds, United Kingdom
2004 B.Sc. Civil Engineering Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana

Experience

  • Senior Engineer (Roads) - Ministry of Roads and Highways, Ghana

Projects
Performance Reliability and Safety Index for Region VII Highways
Performance Reliability and Safety Index for Region VII Highways
Developing a Safety Management System Including Hazardous Materials for Highway-Rail Grade Crossings (HRGC) in Region VII
Evaluation of the Driveway Assistance Device (DAD) Sytems in One-Lane Two-Way Work Zones
Developing a Safety Management System Including Hazardous Materials for Highway-Rail Grade Crossings (HRGC) in Region VII
Evaluation of the Driveway Assistance Device (DAD) Sytems in One-Lane Two-Way Work Zones

Awards
2020 Best Paper Award. TRB Highway Capacity and Quality of Service Committee - AHB40 (With Dr. L.R. Rilett)
2019 Robert A. and Becky Reisdorff Student Support Fellowship on Academic Excellence
2018 Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Heartland-Annual Meeting, Research Award
2018 International Highway Engineering Exchange Program (IHEEP) Conference, Educator & Student Participation Program Award
2017 Robert A. and Becky Reisdorff Student Support Fellowship on Academic Excellence
2017 Commendation Award: Best Engineering Poster at the UNL Spring Research Fair
Royal Danish Embassy Price subject winner - Impact assessment of Transport Sector program support using social accounting matrix of Ghana