Business & Industry

The Larson Institute currently engages with more than 40 domestic and international industry and government sponsors in research, educational, and technology transfer activities. Our programs are vibrant centers of activity for cutting-edge research that is central to public and private sector initiatives and career-forming educational experiences that prepare new leaders for careers in government and industry. The diversity and interconnectivity of academic disciplines continue to highlight the Larson Institute as a unique source for solving the most challenging problems facing transportation-related business and industry today.

To discuss potential opportunities, please call the Larson Institute at 814-865-1891.



The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is Penn State’s transportation research center. Since its founding in 1968, the Larson Institute has maintained a threefold mission of research, education, and service. The Institute brings together top faculty, world-class facilities and enterprising students from across the University in partnership with public and private stakeholders to address critical transportation-related problems.

Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute

201 Transportation Research Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710