|Postdoctoral Associate at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics
|Dr. Michele Simoni is a postdoctoral associate at the Megacity Logistics Lab. Michele’s main research activity is currently focused on modeling and optimization of advanced solutions for last mile freight distribution based on the most recent communication and automation technologies.Michele received his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with a specialization in Transportation at the University of Texas at Austin. He completed a related M.Sc. degree at Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands), where he also worked as a researcher at the Department of Transport and Planning. He holds a B.Sc. degree from Polytechnic University of Milan.
|Research / interest areas
|Transportation Modeling, City Logistics, Emerging Technologies, Travel Demand Management, Traffic Flow Theory
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|Simoni, M. D., Marcucci, E., Gatta, V., & Claudel, C. G. (2019). Potential last-mile impacts of crowdshipping services: a simulation-based evaluation. Transportation, 1-22.
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