Transport and Mobility Laboratory: Master theses

TRANSP-OR

2017

Salma Deruiche
Section: Civil Engineering
Demand based rolling stock allocation
Supervision:Tomáš Robenek, Virginie Lurkin, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Simon Landureau
20/02/2017-16/06/2017
Alexis Gumy
Section: Civil Engineering
Dynamiques de la grande mobilité
Supervision:Matthieu de Lapparent, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: V. Kaufmann, E. Ravalet
20/02/2017-16/06/2017
Christophe Paillard
Section: Mathematics
Concurrence sur les marchés automobiles européens: une approche par la modélisation de la demande
Supervision:Matthieu de Lapparent, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
20/02/2017-16/06/2017
Elisabeth Zbinden
Section: Civil Engineering
Passenger's Connection Time Preferences in Airline Itinerary Choice
Supervision:Virginie Lurkin, Matthieu de Lapparent, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Laurie Garrow
20/02/2017-16/06/2017

2016-2017

Federico Orsini
Information system for passenger discretionary activities in transport terminals
Supervision:Riccardo Scarinci, Marija Nikolic, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Riccardo Rossi
15/09/2016-28/02/2017

2016

Raphaël Lüthi
Analysis, tuning, hybridization and design of experiments for an adaptive large neighborhood search (ALNS) heuristic for a complex inventory routing problem
Supervision:Iliya Markov, Yousef Maknoon, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
22/02/2016-24/06/2016
Anna-Katharina Clodong
Section: Civil Engineering
Discrete choice model for the automobile market: modeling willingness-to-pay for marginal and non marginal changes in car attributes
Supervision:Matthieu de Lapparent, Anna Fernandez Antolin, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
10/02/2016-10/06/2016

2015-2016

Takao Dantsuji
Section: Civil Engineering
Disaggregate modeling of vehicle-miles traveled: what about users of alternative-fuel vehicles?
Supervision:Matthieu de Lapparent, Anna Fernandez Antolin, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
15/09/2015-01/02/2016
Guillaume Lopez
Section: Civil Engineering
Decision making for human resource training and allocation
Supervision:Yousef Maknoon, Shadi Sharif Azadeh, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
15/09/2015-01/02/2016
Ulrich Wehres
Section: Civil Engineering
Robust Design of a Single Line Electrical Bus
Supervision:Shadi Sharif Azadeh, Yousef Maknoon, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
15/09/2015-01/02/2016
Frédéric Rast
Section: Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Towards Solar Decathlon: evaluation of different mobility scenarios
Supervision:Riccardo Scarinci, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Philippe Couty
14/09/2015-15/01/2016

2015

Baillif Maurin
Section: Civil Engineering
Modeling consideration and willingness-to-pay for electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles in car renewal
Supervision:Matthieu de Lapparent, Anna Fernandez Antolin, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Yves Delacrétaz
16/02/2015-20/07/2015
Loïc Tinguely
Section: Civil Engineering
Exploiting pedestrian WiFi traces for destination choice modeling
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Supervision:Antonin Danalet, Matthieu de Lapparent, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Andres Sevtsuk
16/02/2015-17/07/2015

2014-2015

Guilhem Pujol
Optimization of arrivals and departure ow management at congested airports
Supervision:Shadi Sharif Azadeh, Michel Bierlaire, Tomáš Robenek
Expert:
15/09/2014-31/03/2015
Bastien Rojanawisut
Section: Mathematics
Optimisation of the network design of a futuristic transport system based on accelerated moving walkways
Supervision:Riccardo Scarinci, Iliya Markov, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Sacha Varone
15/09/2014-16/01/2015

2014

Amélie Buisson
Section: Civil Engineering
Individual activity-travel analysis based on smartphone WiFi data
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Supervision:Evanthia Kazagli, Antonin Danalet
Expert: Dr Francisco Pereira
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Guy Cooper
Section: Mathematics
A multi-class framework for a pedestrian cell transmission model accounting for population heterogeneity
Supervision:Flurin Hänseler, Marija Nikolic
Expert:
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Pierre de Pommerol
Section: Civil Engineering
Development And Implementation Of A Decision Making Tool In Quality Control Networks Using Quantitative System Modeling Techniques
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Prof. Nicolas Zufferey
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Alexis Dubil
Section: Civil Engineering
Development of a urban distribution model and a strategic decision making tool for Singapore’s freight transport planning
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Jianghang Chen
Expert: Der Horng Lee
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Michael Friederich
Section: Civil Engineering
Mode Choice Analysis Using Smartphone Data
Supervision:Evanthia Kazagli, Marija Nikolic, Anna Fernandez Antolin
Expert:
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Billal Mahoubi
Section: Civil Engineering
Exploring approaches to model financial decisions
Supervision:Amanda Stathopoulos, Michel Bierlaire
Expert:
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Ilias Nafai
Section: Civil Engineering
TBD
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Ulrich Weidmann
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Isabel Tovar
Section: Civil Engineering
Optimisation des tournées de ramassage des employés de l'aéroport de Genève
Supervision:Tomáš Robenek, Stefan Binder, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Philippe Quaglia, Aéroport international de Genève
17/02/2014-20/06/2014
Maëlle Zimmerman
Section: Mathematics
TBD
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Emma Frejinger
17/02/2014-20/06/2014

2013

Silvia Francesca Varotto
How perceptions affect the modal choice? A cross country comparison from a gender oriented point of view
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Amanda Stathopoulos, Aurélie Glerum
Expert:
01/03/2013-31/05/2013

2012-2013

Stefan Binder
Section: Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Associations among Household Charasteristics, Vehicle Characteristics and Emission Failures: An Application of Targeted Marketing Data
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Laurie Garrow, GeorgiaTech
17/09/2012-12/02/2013
Frédéric Pythoud
Section: Mathematics
Optimization of an electric bus network
Supervision:Bilge Atasoy, Tomáš Robenek, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Olivier Augé, ABB
17/09/2012-11/01/2013

2012

François Anken
Section: Mathematics
MEETAWAY: Connecting People Optimally
Supervision:Prem Kumar, Bilge Atasoy, Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Pedro Faustino
20/02/2012-06/07/2012
Mahmoud Kharouf
Section: Civil Engineering
A two-stage sequential linear programming approach to optimize security staff at Geneva Airport
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Nitish Umang, Prem Kumar
Expert: Vincent-Ruben Jimenez
20/02/2012-06/07/2012
My Hang Nguyen
Section: Civil Engineering
Mode choice models for the city of Nice using psychometric indicators and latent variables
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Ricardo Hurtubia, Aurélie Glerum
Expert: Valérie Attas, Veolia
20/02/2012-30/07/2012
Jeanne Ythier
Section: Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Activity space and social network
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Prof. Joan Walker
20/02/2012-06/07/2012
Tomas Robenek
Integrated berth allocation and yard assignment in bulk ports using column generation
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Nitish Umang
Expert:
01/02/2012-18/06/2012
Student from DTU, Lyngby, Denmark

2011-2012

Sohrab Sahaleh
Section: Civil Engineering
Pedestrian flow simulation and optimization in transportation hubs (case study)
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Bilal Farooq, Antonin Danalet
Expert: Prof. Winnie Daamen
20/09/2011-17/02/2012
Lidija Stankovikj
Section: Mathematics
Hybrid choice models: an application to automobile demand
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Aurélie Glerum
Expert:
20/09/2011-17/02/2012

2011

Laurene Aigrain
Section: Civil Engineering
Mobility in the Middle East
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Jingmin Chen
Expert: Prof. John Polak
21/02/2011-24/06/2011
Done at Imperial College, London, UK
Youssef Mezdani
Section: Civil Engineering
An analysis of Singapore's road pricing system using Multi-agent transport simulations
Supervision:Gunnar Flötteröd
Expert: Dr. Alexander Erath
21/02/2011-24/06/2011
Done at the ETHZ Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore
Aurélien Odobert
Section: Civil Engineering
The urban development effects of a metro line extension : western arm of the Orange Line from Montreal to Laval
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Ricardo Hurtubia
Expert: Prof. Zachary Patterson
21/02/2011-24/06/2011
Done at Concordia University, Montréal, Canada

2010-2011

Sabine Luisier
Section: Mathematics
The modeling of the investors behavior
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Thomas Robin, Michaël Thémans
Expert: Dr. Frank Crittin, LODH
21/09/2010-21/01/2011

2010

Ines Azaiez
Section: Mathematics
Sampling of alternatives for logit mixture models
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Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Aurélie Glerum
Expert: Prof. Ben-Akiva, MIT
22/02/2010-23/07/2010
Done at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laetitia Bettex
Section: Civil Engineering
Analyse des relations entre la forme urbaine, l'accessibilité aux transports en commun et la mobilité quotidienne des habitants de la ville de Québec, Canada
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Ricardo Hurtubia
Expert: Luis Miranda-Moreno, McGill University, Canada
22/02/2010-23/07/2010
Done at McGill University, Montréal, Canada
Alexandre Khelifa
Section: Civil Engineering
Blind Booking Purchase Patterns: discrete choice analysis
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Bilge Atasoy, Prem Kumar
Expert: Prof. Laurie Garrow, Georgia Tech.
22/02/2010-23/07/2010
Done at the Georgia Institute of Technology
Julien Eberle
Section: Computer science
Balancing Energy Consumption and Location Precision in Continuous Location Tracking
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Jingmin Chen
Expert: Gian Paolo Perrucci
20/02/2010-20/08/2010
Peter G. Swartz
Section: Civil Engineering
Modeling for Strategic Robustness
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Prem Kumar
Expert: Prof. Christopher Zegras, MIT
10/02/2010-23/07/2010
Done at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2009-2010

Aurélie Glérum
Section: Mathematics
Application of Markov Decision Processes to pipeline data
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Gianluca Antonini
15/09/2009-03/02/2010
Done at the IBM Zurich Research Lab
Willem Himpe
Combining heterogeneous sensor information for the activity tracking of smart phone users
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Gunnar Flötteröd, Ricardo Hurtubia
Expert: Prof. Ben Immers, Dr. Chris Tampere
15/09/2009-14/06/2010
Erasmus student from KU Leuven

2009

Antonin Danalet
Section: Mathematics
An Empirical Investigation of the Determinants of Attention to Attributes in Choice Experiments
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Michaël Thémans, Thomas Robin
Expert: Prof. Ricardo Scarpa
16/02/2009-19/06/2009
Done at the University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Alexandre de Tenorio
Section: Communication Systems
Comparative Study of CLIP-AIR's Multimodal Performance
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Matteo Salani, Claudio Leonardi
Expert: François Bouteiller, Baboo
16/02/2009-19/06/2009
Medhi-Seyed Tavakoli
Section: Civil Engineering
Experiences des moyens de transport et choix modal
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Thomas Robin
Expert: Dr Christophe Jemelin
16/02/2009-19/06/2009
Atoosa Kasirzadeh
Simulation and optimization in container terminals
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Matteo Salani, Ilaria Vacca
Expert: -
19/01/2009-15/06/2009
Student from KTH, Stockholm, Sweden

2008-2009

Carol Kirchhofer
Section: Mathematics
Implementation of attribute strategies in advanced discrete choice models
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Dr. John Rose
15/09/2008-03/02/2009
Done at the University of Sydney, Australia
Lorenza Santini
Section: Mathematics
Extending the framework for MEV discrete choice models
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Mogens Fosgerau
15/09/2008-03/02/2009
Done at the Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen

2008

Arnaud Vandaele
Measures of congestion in container terminals
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Matteo Salani, Ilaria Vacca
Expert:
18/02/2008-20/06/2008
Student from the Faculté Polytechnique de Mons, Belgium
Marine Vidaud
Section: Civil Engineering
Dynamic Traffic Assignment in Lausanne
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Michaël Mahut
18/02/2008-20/06/2008
Done at the Centre des Transports de l'Université de Montréal

2007-2008

Nicolas Anken
Section: Mathematics
Gestion optimale de l'espace dans un système d'entreposage et distribution
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Angel Ruiz, Université Laval, Québec
18/09/2007-18/02/2008
Done at Université Laval, Québec
Fanny Gillieron
Section: Mathematics
Optimization of road traffic counts location
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Prof. Jaime Bacerlo, UPC, Barcelona, Spain
18/09/2007-18/02/2008
Done at Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelon, Spain

2006-2007

Lefteris Samartzis
Section: Mathematics
Modélisation de Bruxelles avec UrbanSIM
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Zachary Patterson
Expert: Sylvie Gayda, STRATEC
23/10/2006-23/02/2007
Sabina Schneider
Section: Mathematics
Validation d'un modèle de mouvement de piétons
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Thomas Robin
Expert: Gianluca Antonin, IBM Research Zürich
23/10/2006-23/02/2007
Marjorie Benz
Section: Mathematics
Customer Centric Revenue Management
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Carolina Osorio Pizano
Expert: Daniel Rueda, OpenPricer
16/10/2006-16/02/2007
Flaminio Cadlini
Field experiment on the willingness of the umployed to accept a job, with a mixed logit estimation
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire
Expert: Prof. Rico Maggi, USI
15/03/2006-27/09/2007
Postgrade en statistique, université de Neuchatel

2006

Gianni Farini
Section: Mathematics
Développement d'une étude de cas pour l'analyse des comportements par modèles de choix discrets
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Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Michaël Thémans
Expert: Teghem J., Polytech. Mons, Belgique
01/02/2006-30/06/2006

2005-2006

Lionel Dumartheray
Section: Mathematics
Degenerate nonlinear constrained programming
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Michaël Thémans
Expert: Prof. Th. Liebling (EPFL - IMA - ROSO)
16/10/2005-24/02/2006
Alexander Scheidegger
Section: Mathematics
Energy management optimization for a solar vehicle
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Supervision:Michaël Thémans, Emma Frejinger
Expert: Liebling Th. M., EPFL-ROSO
15/10/2005-24/02/2006

2004-2005

Frédéric Mivelaz
Section: Mathematics
Utilisation des modèles d'utilité pour évaluer la valeur du temps
Supervision:Michel Bierlaire, Michaël Thémans
Expert: Rico Maggi, Uni. Lugano
15/10/2004-17/02/2005

Expertise

  • Transportation Research
  • Operations Research
  • Discrete Choice Models

Methods

Modeling, optimization, simulation

Proposed projects

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