2013-2014 Seminars

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Date

Speaker

Titles and Links

5/22/2014

Fred Mannering
Charles Pankow Professor of Civil Engineering
Purdue University

Analysis of Highway-Safety Data: Current and Future Methodological Challenges
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation

5/1/2014

Michael Wang
Systems Assessment Group, Energy Systems Division
Argonne National Laboratory

Life-Cycle Analysis of Transportation Fuels and Vehicle Technologies
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation

4/10/2014

Grisselle Centeno, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering
University of South Florida

Vehicle Routing Problems: Applications in Service and Entertainment Environments
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF) 

4/4/2014

Christina Drouet
Manager, Chicago Area Modernization Program Office
Federal Aviation Administration

The O'Hare Modernization and Chicago Airspace Project
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation (PDF)

4/1/2014

Noam Alon
Director, Network Operations Center
United Airlines

Dr. Kathryn Reid 
Research Associate, Department of Neurology, Feinberg School of Medicine; Associate Director, Circadian Rhythms & Sleep Research Program
Northwestern University

The Science of Sleep: Aviation Rest and Fatigue Regulations for Pilots - a Panel Discussion
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF) 
Audio Recording (MP3)

2/27/2014

Lili Du
Assistant Professor, Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, Armour College of Engineering
Illinois Institute of Technology

Distributed Coordinated in-Vehicle Online Routing Using Mixed-Strategy Congestion Game
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF) 
Presentation (PDF)

2/20/2014

Megan S. Ryerson
Assistant Professor, City & Regional Planning, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering
University of Pennsylvania

Envisioning Autonomous Vehicle Pathways through the Lens of Air Transportation Planning

Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF) 

Presentation (PDF)

2/7/2014

Symposium on the Work of Leon Moses

2:30-3:00 - Leon Moses and Walter Isard: Collaborators, Rivals and/or Antagonists? - David Boyce (University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University)

3:00-3:30 - Employment Decentralization and Commuting in U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Alex Anas (University at Buffalo)

4:00-4:30 - The Elasticity of Substitution between Land and Capital: Evidence from Chicago - Daniel McMillen (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

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1/9/2014

Sybil Derrible
Assistant Professor, Civil and Materials Engineering; Director, Complex and Sustainable Urban Networks Lab
University of Illinois at Chicago

Harvesting Complexity to Build Smarter Cities
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation (PDF)

12/5/2013

Jianhui Wang
Energy Systems Engineer
Argonne National Laboratory

Overview of Power Grid Research at Argonne National Laboratory
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation (PDF)

11/07/2013

Peter Furth, Ph.D.
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Northeastern University

Transit Service Reliability, Hidden Waiting Time, and Optimal Holding Control
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation (PPT)

10/31/2013

David Boyce, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Northwestern University

High-speed Railroad Pasenger Services: Ridership Projections for the USA's Northeast Corridor
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)

10/24/2013

Dr. Song Gao
Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Adaptive Routing in Stochastic Time-Dependent Networks with Real-Time Information
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)
Presentation (PDF)

10/15/2013

Naveen Eluru
McGill University

Enhanced Econometric Model Structures: Application to Travel Behavior and Transportation Modeling
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)

09/27/2013

Ann L. Schneider
Secretary
Illinois Department of Transportation

Transforming Transportation for Tomorrow
Flyer with Speaker Bio (HTML)

09/26/2013

Elisabetta Cherchi
Technique University of Denmark

Modeling Individual Choices for Sustainable Mobility: Understanding the Role of the Environment
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)

09/23/2013

Amanda Stathopoulos
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

Modeling Heterogeneous Decision Processes and Joing Decision-Making in Travel Demand Models
Flyer with Speaker Bio (PDF)