Robert Herman Lifetime Achievement Award

2013 Awardee(s): Carlos F. Daganzo, University of California-Berkeley

Purpose of the Award

The Robert Herman Lifetime Achievement Award in Transportation Science is awarded by the INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Section to an individual who throughout his or her professional career has made fundamental and sustained contributions to transportation science and logistics, and has influenced the field through her or his writings, teaching, service, and nurturing of younger professionals. The award is accompanied by $750 honorarium.

Past Awardees

2013 Awardee(s)
Carlos F. Daganzo, University of California-Berkeley
2011 Awardee(s)
Nathan Gartner
2009 Awardee(s)
Gilbert Laporte, École des Hautes Études Commerciales Montréal
2007 Awardee(s)
Michael Smith, University of York
2005 Awardee(s)
Paolo Toth
2003 Awardee(s)
David E. Boyce
2001 Awardee(s)
Amedeo R. Odoni, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1998 Awardee(s)
Michael Florian
1996 Awardee(s)
Denos Gazis
1994 Awardee(s)
Martin J. Beckmann
1990 Awardee(s)
Robert Herman, University of Texas-Austin
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About the Award/Namesake

Robert Herman Lifetime Achievement Award

Robert Herman was born in the Bronx area of New York City on August 29, 1914. He graduated cum laude with special honors in physics from the City College of New York in 1935, and in 1940 was awarded master's and doctoral degrees in physics from Princeton University in the area of molecular spectroscopy...

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2013 Committee Chair

Patrick Jaillet
MIT Room 1-290
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Cambridge, MA, 02139 U.S.A.
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2013 Committee Members

Michel Bierlaire
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
GC B3 454 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne
voice: +41-21-693-25-37

Samer M. Madanat
University of California at Berkeley
760 Davis Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-1710
voice: 510-643-8739

Richard F. Hartl
University of Vienna
Bruennerstr. 72 A-1210
voice: +43-1-4277-3809

Anton Kleywegt
Georgia Institute of Technology
755 Groseclose Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30332
voice: 404-894-4323


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