Center for Tire Research
An NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center

Dr. Judit Puskas Receives Two NSF Awards

Dr. Judit Puskas, a UA professor and researcher recieves $800,000 to increase production on a new halogen-free material that is made from renewable  resources.  This work arised from the CenTiRe project, Green(er) Tire Technology. The second award, close to $750,000 is to be used for her innovated drug to fight cancer...

 2014 Outstanding Professor Award 

 Congradulations to Dr. Pablo Tarazaga for receiving the 2014 College of Engineering Dean's award for Outstanding New Assistant Professor. 

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 Director Dr. Saied Taheri Recieves Three NSF Grants

 Dr. Saied Taheri, Director of CenTiRe and an Associate Professor at VT has recieved...

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 Design Team Highlight: Suspension Team 2013-2014 

 The Suspension design team of 2013-2014 was funded by General Motors (GM) to design and fabricate a.... 

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Kanwar Bharat Singh successfully defended his MS thesis and is currently employed at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.

Deepanshu Arora successfully defended his MS project and is currently employed at MB Tech North America.

Srikanth Sivaramakrishnan successfully defended his MS thesis and is currently employed at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.

Sreyoshi Bhaduri successfully defended her MS thesis and has joined CenTiRe as a PhD student.

Anudeep Kishore Bhoopalam received the Best Poster Award and the Third Best Presentation Award at the 2013 ISTVS Conference in Tampa Florida.

Shahyar Taheri received the Best Presentation Award at the 2013 ISTVS Conference in Tampa Florida.