National Center for Transportation Systems Productivity and Management (NCTSPM) is a Tier 1 University Transportation Center (UTC). Funded by the US Department of Transportation (USDOT) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology, NCTSPM is a collaboration between Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia Transportation Institute, Florida International University, University of Central Florida, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and each university’s state Department of Transportation.
The scope of the Center program in research, education and technology transfer is multi-modal, multi-disciplinary, multi-sector and needs driven. The theme of NCTSPM is transportation systems performance and management, and its focus is on addressing critical interactions between safety, state-of-good-repair, and economic competitiveness. NCTSPM supports transportation-related research, education, workforce development and technology transfer.