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TORONTO: DECEMBER 8, 2023 — U OF T TRUCK DRIVING SIMULATOR — A photo of a truck driving simulator, installed by the Smart Freight Centre, in use on Friday, December 8, 2023 by Alia Galal. This new installation within the Human Factors and Applied Statistics Laboratory (HFASt) at U of T is a collaborative effort involving Prof. Birsen Donmez (MIE) and Prof. Matthew Roorda (CivMin). The first user, Alia Galal, is a CivE PhD candidate who is developing and testing driver training modules to reduce hazardous interactions between trucks, pedestrians and cyclists.
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New truck driving simulator arrives on campus

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Fifth Smart Freight Symposium held at U of T


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CivMin at the Engineering150 Open House

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TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA; SEPTEMBER 28, 2023  — CIVMIN NEW PROFESSOR— An image of CivMin’s newest professor, Mohammed Basheer, during his first visit to U of T on Thursday, September 28, 2023.  (Photo by Phill Snel / Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering, University of Toronto)

Meet Mohammed Basheer: CivMin’s newest professor