ITS-Davis is an internationally known center of transportation studies, specializing in sustainable transportation themes. It is unique in its multidisciplinary approach and has strong research programs in the areas of travel behavior and transport systems modeling; environmental vehicle technologies and fuels; and climate change, air quality, and other environmental impacts.

Our faculty, researchers and students contribute to international, national and regional policy discourse, publish regularly, reach out to and engage with the community, and are frequently quoted in the academic and popular press.