Tuesday, October 9, 2018

[DMANET] Research grant: New Optimization Models for Transportation

Research grant in "Optimization Models for Transportation with

INESC TEC is accepting applications to award one Postdoctoral Grant in
project "LASTMILE - Rethinking last-mile delivery through

Project overview:
This project deals with inviting in-store customers for delivering
parcels, ordered by on-line customers, on their way home. The
remaining parcels must be delivered by the company's fleet of
professional drivers, whose route is optimized as a vehicle routing
problem. This allows reducing environmental impacts and urban
congestion. The project concerns the development of models and tools
for solving this problem, which turns out to be a very challenging
stochastic combinatorial optimization problem.

Reference Monthly Value: €1495,00
Application Period: from 2018-10-01 to 2018-10-15

For additional information on the project and project team please

Application guidelines are available at:

For additional information please contact
João Pedro Pedroso (University of Porto) - jpp [@] fc.up.pt
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