Elise Miller-Hooks
GMU


MS Student:
Minseok Kim


Minseok KimMS- Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2005, UMD

Transportation Engineer III
Maryland State Highway Administration

mkim@sha.state.md.us


Thesis Title:

A Heuristic for Routing Hazmat Transport given Real-Time Weather and Traffic Information

Abstract:

This paper addresses the problem of updating routing instructions for the transport of hazardous materials given real-time road weather and traffic information. A heuristic is proposed that explicitly considers the inherent multiobjective and dynamic nature of the problem and the need to produce updated instructions on-line. It is tested on the transportation network in the District of Columbia metropolitan region, where real-time data are received in a GIS environment. Solutions are compared to the a posteriori paths that could have been chosen if one could know future weather and traffic conditions exactly a priori.




Elise Miller-Hooks, Ph.D.
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Bill & Eleanor Hazel Chair in Infrastructure Engineering

Phone: 703.993.1685
Email: miller@gmu.edu

Office: 4614 Nguyen Engineering Building

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Sid and Reva Dewberry Department of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering
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