Urban Freight Curriculum Database

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2011 Patrick Dixon Globalchange.com Practitioners, Researchers Video

Future of Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Freight, Manufacturing Keynote

Changes anticipated in logistics and supply chain management caused by growth of air freight, availability of alternative delivery services and other reasons and How technology reduce costs in distribution.
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International Trade Education Program K-12 Website

ITEP Internship Program

The ITEP Internship Program is designed to connect students to hands-on work experience opportunities in high-growth industry sectors such as maritime trade, transportation and logistics, business, finance, and engineering in order to foster professional... Read More
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Pasi Lautala Michigan Technological University Bachelors Course Description and Syllabus

Railroad Engineering Course Syllabus

This course provides an overview of basic elements and roles of rail transportation, history, organizations and economics, safety, intercity and urban passenger rail, freight operations, track-train dynamics, signals and communications, motive power and... Read More
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Sandip Chakrabarti USC Sol Price School of Public Pollicy Bachelors Course Description and Syllabus

Institutional and Policy Issues in Transportation

The purpose of this course is to provide the student with an introduction to the nature and history of transportation problems and policy issues. The goal is to understand transportation problems and how they might be solved. Urban transportation is... Read More
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Joseph Chow New York University Bachelors Course Description and Syllabus

NYU Urban Logistics Course PDF

This course provides graduate students with optimization methods to solve logistics problems faced by decision-makers for urban infrastructure, including public transport systems design, last-mile freight operations, and emergency/disaster response under... Read More
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2016 Stephanie Ritenbaugh Transport Topics Bachelors News article

Quick Delivery Shopping Competition Heats Up With Entry of Google Express

Google is joining rivals such as online retailer Amazon in the push to get goods into the hands of online shoppers more quickly.
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2013 Rose George TED Researchers Video

Inside The Secret Shipping Industry

Almost everything we own and use, at some point, travels to us by container ship, through a vast network of ocean routes and ports that most of us know almost nothing about. Journalist Rose George tours us through the world of shipping, the underpinning... Read More
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2015 Moshe E. Ben-Akiva Tomer Toledo ELSEVIER Researchers Academic Paper

Freight data collection using GPS and web-based surveys: Insights from US truck drivers’ survey and perspectives for urban freight

This paper reports on tools, methods and experimental designs that have been developed to study the routing behavior and movement of trucks. The application of these capabilities is demonstrated with a case study on the route choices of North American... Read More
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2016 Johannes Kretzschmar Kai Gebhardt Affiliated with Department of Computer Science, Friedrich Schiller University, Christoph Theiß, Volkmar Schau Springer Researchers Book Chapter

Range Prediction Models for E-Vehicles in Urban Freight Logistics Based on Machine Learning

Range Prediction Models for E-Vehicles in Urban Freight Logistics Based on Machine Learning - Springer In this paper, we want to present an ICT architecture with a range prediction component, which sets up on machine learning algorithms based on... Read More
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2016 Johannes Kretzschmar Kai Gebhardt Affiliated with Department of Computer Science, Friedrich Schiller University, Christoph Theiß, Volkmar Schau Springer Researchers Book Chapter

Range Prediction Models for E-Vehicles in Urban Freight Logistics Based on Machine Learning

Range Prediction Models for E-Vehicles in Urban Freight Logistics Based on Machine Learning - Springer In this paper, we want to present an ICT architecture with a range prediction component, which sets up on machine learning algorithms based on... Read More
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