We have several UROP openings at the lab during the Spring. Join us by applying here. Project Title: MIT Megacity Logistics Lab: KM2 and Compass Project Description: We have developed prototype web tools that allow analysis and visualization of relevant urban logistics data at the square kilometer level (KM2) and at the company operational level (Compass). We are looking Read more about Spring 2015 UROP Opportunities Available[…]
Doctoral Candidate Yin Jin Lee from the Megacity Logistics Lab, presented her research at the MIT Transportation Showcase. The poster can be downloaded here.
The MIT Megacity Lab welcomes 3 new research visitors this Spring: Professor Adriana Gabor from the School of Echonomics at Erasmus University, Dr. Matthias Winkenbach researcher at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, and Andre Snoeck, graduate student from Endihoven University of Technology. They will work on developing new models to design Future City Logistics Networks Read more about Megacity Lab Welcomes 3 Visiting Research Staff in Spring 2015[…]
The MIT Megacity Logistics Lab was awarded a MISTI 2014-2015 Seed Fund Grant. The Lab will be working with partners at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile on high resolution analysis of last mile operations using data from GPS sensors.
Dr. Matthias Winkenbach, Megacity Logistics Lab alumni, was awarded the 2014 Science Award for SCM by BVL International in Germany http://www.bvl.de/en/sascm.
Megacity Logistics Lab researchers presented their advances on building an urban atlas at the IX SCALE Latin America workshop hosted by Dr. Edgar Blanco, at the MIT Campus in Cambridge.
Daniel Merchan, Yin Jin Lee, and Andre Alho took part in the Pan-American Advanced Studies Institute on Sustainable Urban Freight Systems Workshop (PASI-SUFS) in Colombia. Presented research ideas along with academic representatives from America and Europe: http://cite.rpi.edu/events/14-pasi-sufs
The Megacity Logistics Lab launched Compass, a web-based technology for visualizing and analyzing GPS traces of freight vehicles.
DHL featured the work on the urban logistics atlas in their “Supply Chain Matters” columns on the last-mile challenge.
Seven undergraduate students from ITESM campus Santa Fé joined the MIT Megacity Logistics Lab for a summer research program on urban logistics, welcome!