Scott A. Cooner, P.E.

Cooner, Scott

Research Engineer
Program Manager

Research and Implementation - Arlington
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Texas A&M University System
110 N. Davis Dr., Suite 101
Arlington, TX 76013
ph. (817) 462-0525 Ext. 11525 · fax (817) 461-1239
s-cooner@tamu.edu

Short Biography

Mr. Conner's experience includes a wide range of traffic operations and transportation planning activities. He has experience in freeway operations studies, signalized intersection analysis, railroad-highway grade crossing safety, ITS planning, incident management research, simulation modeling, and accident analysis.

Mr. Cooner received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University. He has been employed with TTI Arlington office since August 1995 and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.

Education

  • M.S., Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1995.
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1994.

Experience

  • Research Engineer, Research and Implementation - Arlington, Texas A&M Transportation Institute, September 2007 - Present.
  • Program Manager, Research and Implementation - Arlington, Texas A&M Transportation Institute, December 2003 - Present.
  • Associate Research Engineer, System Operation Management, Texas Transportation Institute, September 2003 - August 2007.
  • Assistant Research Engineer, System Operation Management, Texas Transportation Institute, February 2000 - August 2003.
  • Assistant Tranportation Researcher, System Operation Management, Texas Transportation Institute, June 1999 - January 2000.
  • Assistant Research Scientist, System Operation Management, Texas Transportation Institute, August 1995 - May 1999.
  • Engineering Aide III, Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), June 1992 - August 1992.

Professional Registration

Professional Engineer in Texas, Registration No. 86225.

Affiliations

  • Member, Intelligent Transportation Systems-Texas.
  • Member, Institute of Transportation Engineers, Texas Section (TexITE).

Selected Publications

M.D. Finley, S.P. Venglar, V. Iragavarapu, J.D. Miles, E. Park, S.A. Cooner, S.E. Ranft. Wrong Way Driving Countermeasures. 0-6769-S. Texas A&M Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. 2014.

S.A. Cooner, J.A. Crawford, J.A. Epps, E.G. Fernando, M.Q. Le, D.E. Newcomb, C.M. Poe, C.A. Quiroga, Y.K. Rathod, E.J. Seymour, W.R. Stockton, A.J. Wimsatt. TxDOT Administration Research: Tasks Completed FY 2012. 0-6581-TI-4. Texas A&M Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. August 2013.

S.A. Cooner, M.A. Brewer, K. Fitzpatrick. Dealing with Texas-Sized Problems Around Schools: Workshop Materials. 5-5470-01-P1. Texas Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. March 2012.

S.A. Cooner, M.A. Brewer, K.M. Fitzpatrick. School Traffic Workshop: Dealing with Texas-Sized Problems around Schools. 5-5470-01-1. Texas Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. January 2012.

S.A. Cooner, S.E. Ranft, Y.K. Rathod, Y. Qi, L. Yu. Development of Guidelines for Triple Left and Dual Right-Turn Lanes. 0-6112-S. Texas Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. 2011.

S.A. Cooner, S.E. Ranft, Y.K. Rathod, Y. Qi, L. Yu, Y. Wang, S. Chen. Development of Guidelines for Triple Left and Dual Right-Turn Lanes: Technical Report. 0-6112-1. Texas Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. July 2011.

S.A. Cooner, S.E. Ranft, Y.K. Rathod. Triple Left-Turn Lanes: Keys to Successful Public Outreach. 0-6112-P1. Texas Transportation Institute, College Station, TX. April 2011.