2019 TCD Challenge

Finalists from across the United States were evaluated for the awards during the January TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Following a second round of selections, the first, second, and third place winners were announced. Read more here.

Vision-Based Pedestrian Indicator Light for Signalized Intersections – 1st Place ($1,500)

Student team: Jacob Kaltenbronn and Zhu Qing

School: University of Missouri

Flashing Yellow Arrows – 2nd Place ($1,000)

Student team: Cadell Chand, Zach Barlow, Hisham Jashami, and Dylan Horne

School: Oregon State University

Application of RFID at Signalized Intersections in School Zones – 3rd Place ($500)

Student team: Michael Zhou, Nikitha Sridhar, Joy Zou, and Eric Mao

School: Auburn High School and Newport High School