2007-2008 Seminar Series

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Date Speaker Title and Links
06/05/2008

Roger Chen
Post Doctoral Fellow, The Transportation Center, Northwestern University

"A Queuing Model of Activity Scheduling Behavior"

05/29/2008

Robert Lien
PhD Candidate, Department of Industrial Eng. & Management Sci.
Northwestern University; Transportation Center 2008 Dissertation Year Fellow

"Sequential Resource Allocation for Nonprofit Operations"

05/22/2008

Jeffrey Newman
PhD Candidate, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
McCormick School of Engineering, Northwestern University;
Transportation Center 2008 Dissertation Year Fellow

"Normalization and Disaggregation of Network-GEV Models"

05/13/2008

Marshall Fisher
Operations & Information Management Dept., Wharton School University of Pennsylvania

"Retail Assortment Optimization"

04/21/2008

Michael Gastner
Sante Fe Institute

"The Price of Anarchy in Transportation Networks"

04/17/2008

Michael Ball
Orkand Corporation Professor of Management Science
Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland;
Visiting Professor, Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California at Berkeley

"Collaborative Decision Making in Air Traffic Flow Management"

04/03/2008

Eric Petersen
Associate, Cambridge Systematics

"Advanced Modeling in London: Issues and Opportunities"

02/21/2008

Michael J. Shiffer
Clinical Associate Professor,
University of Illinois, Chicago

"Emerging Technologies and Mass Transit Planning: Moving Bits to MovePeople"

02/18/2008

Dr. Kara Kockelman
Assoiate Prof. - Civil, Architectural & Environmental Eng & William J. Murray Jr. Fellow
University of Texas at Austin

"Addressing Spatial Autocorrelation in Transportation & Lank Use Data: Opportunities for Behavioral Forecasting"

02/14/2008

Michael G. Dreznes
International Road Federation
Deputy Director General-Washington Program Center

"Forgiving Highways"

02/06/2008

Ron Huberman
President, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)

Special Presentation and Inagural CTA Presidential Fellowship Unveiling

"Chicago Transit Authority: Agency on the Move"

Presentation (PDF)

01/31/2008

Kuilin Zhang
PhD Candidate
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Northwestern University

"A Probit-based Time-Dependent Stochastic User Equilibrium Traffic Assignment Model"

Presentation (PDF)
Paper (PDF)

01/24/2008

Kermit Wies
Deputy Executive Director for Research and Analysis
Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)

"CMAP's Research and Analysis Work Program"

Presentation (PDF)

11/15/2007

Paul Waddell
Professor
Department of Urban Design & Planning

Director
Center for Urban Simulation & Policy Analysis
University of Washington

"Integrating Land Use and Activity-based Transport Modeling: a Framework and Application to San Francisco"

Flyer (PDF)

09/27/2007

Takuya Maruyama
Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Visiting Scholar, University of Texas, Austin

"Comparing Congestion Pricing Schemes: Cordon-based Pricing, Area-based Pricing and Parking Deposit System"

Flyer (PDF)