National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration awards Auburn team $1.5 million to research resilient transportation infrastructure

Published: September 16, 2021

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As part of its highly competitive Effects of Sea Level Rise program, or ESLR, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, has selected an interdisciplinary team of Auburn University researchers to lead a $1.539 million project to address increasingly critical needs necessary for resilient infrastructure.

The project is also supported by the Federal Highway Administration, or FHWA, which defines resilience as the ability to anticipate, prepare for and adapt to changing conditions and withstand, respond to and recover rapidly from disruptions.

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Submitted by: Jeremy Henderson