The following are projects currently underway through the Smart Work Zone Deployment Initiative. A list of completed projects is also available.

Project TitlePrincipal InvestigatorUniversity
Work Zone PerformanceGuillermo Basulto-EliasIowa State University
Improving Work Zone Management and Safety through AI-Powered Connected Vehicle Data AnalysisMeenakshi Sumeet AryaIowa State University
Accommodation of Vulnerable Road UsersSteven LavrenzWayne State University
Usefulness and Reliability of Probe Data when Altering Work Zone Message SignsChristopher DayIowa State University
Guidance for Incorporating Work Zone Data within Traffic Management OperationsSkylar KnickerbockerIowa State University
Merging Implementation CriteriaPeter SavolainenMichigan State University
Mobility and Safety Impacts of Work Zone Lane and Shoulder WidthsDavid NoyceUniversity of Wisconsin–Madison