Topic: Transport Networks & Urban Mobility

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Sustainable Urban Neighbourhoods – Research and Implementation Support in Europe

Acronym: SUNRISE Project number: 723365 Funding Body: European Commission – H2020 Type of funding: Public Main Researcher: Susana Val Start date: 1/05/2017 End date: 30/04/2021 Duration: 48 months Project Description SUNRISE will develop, implement, assess and facilitate learning about new, collaborative ways to address common mobility challenges at the neighbourhood level. Towards this aim, 6 […]

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Open network of hyper connected logistics clusters towards Physical Internet

Acronym: CLUSTERS 2.0 Project number: 723265 Funding Body: Comisión Europea – H2020 Type of funding: Public Main Researcher: Susana Val Start date: 1/05/2017 End date: 30/04/2020 Duration: 36 months http://www.clusters20.eu/ Project Description If we want to reach the EU objective on modal shift for all transportation beyond 300 km and attract and strengthen competitiveness of […]

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Action Plan for the Future of Mobility in Europe

Acronym: MOBILITY4EU Project number: 690732 Funding Body: European Commission – Horizon 2020 Type of funding: Public Main Researcher: Carolina Ciprés Start date: 1/01/16 End date: 31/12/18 Duration: 3 years www.mobility4eu.eu Project Description Global socio-economic and environmental megatrends are urging for a paradigm shift in mobility and transport that involves disruptive technologies and multimodal solutions. The […]

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Smart Supply Chain Oriented Rail Freight Services

Acronym: Smart-Rail Project Number: 636071 Funding body: European Commission, Horizon 2020 Type of Funding: Public Main Researcher: Susana Val Other Researchers: María Jesús Sáenz, Jesús Fernando Roldán, Milos MilenkovicStart date: 01/05/2015 End date: 30/04/2018 Duration: 3 years Project Description www.smartrail-project.eu The overall objective of Smart-Rail is: To improve the freight rail services offered to the […]

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Strengthening European Transport Research and Innovation Strategies

Acronym: SETRIS Official reference: 653739 Funding body: European Commission, Horizon 2020 Type of funding: Public Main Researcher: Carolina Ciprés Duration (1-05-2015 to 30-04-2017): 24 months Project description This project specifically addresses the topic of strengthening the research and innovation strategies of the transport industries in Europe. The aim of SETRIS is to deliver a cohesive […]

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Sharing Opportunities for Low Carbon Urban TransporTatION

Acronym: SOLUTIONS Official reference: 604714 Funding body: European Commission, 7th Framework Programme Type of funding: Public Main Researcher: Susana Val Other Researchers: Blanca Esteban Duration (1-05-2013 to 30-04-2016): 36 months Project Description Transport is a key enabler of economic activity and social connectivity. While providing essential services to society, transport is also an important part […]

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European Platform Driving KnoWledge to INNovations in Freight Logistics

Acronym: WINN  Official reference: 314743  Funding body: European Commission, 7th Framework Programme  Type of funding: Public  Main Researcher: Fernando Liesa / Carolina Ciprés  Duration (1-10-2012 to 31-03-2015): 30 months Project description European Platform Driving KnoWledge to INNovation in Freight Logistics, WINN, is a step forward to increase collaboration and consensus building of the different stakeholders […]

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Freight and passengers supporting infomobility systems for a sustainable improvement of the competitiveness of port-hinterland systems of the MED area

Acronym: FUTUREMED Project Reference: 2S-MED11-29 MED PROGRAMME. Axe 3: Improvement of mobility and of territorial accessibility. Objective 3.1: Improvement of maritime accessibility and of transit capacities through multimodality and intermodality Type of Funding: Public Main Researcher: Susana Val Blasco Start date: 01/06/2012 End date: 31/05/2015 Duration: 3 years Upcoming Conference: FUTUREMED INTERMEDIATE CONFERENCE. Valencia, 27th […]

Dr. Milos Milenkovic

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the MIT-Zaragoza Program Dr. Milos Milenkovic is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the MIT-Zaragoza Program. He holds also a position of Assistant Professor at The Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering, University of Belgrade, Serbia. Dr. Milenkovic has a Ph.D. degree of Technical Sciences in the field of Traffic and Transportation [...]

Dr. Susana Val

Director of Zaragoza Logistics Center Dr. Susana Val is the Director of Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC). She is also Associate Research Professor at MIT-Zaragoza International Logistics Program, Research Affiliate at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics and Principal Investigator for the Transport Research Group. She obtained both a PhD and MSc degree in Industrial [...]
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Mediterranean Interoperatibility E-services for Logistics and Environment sustainability

Acronym: MIELE Official reference: 2010-EU-210005-S Financing entity: European Commission-Transeuropean Transport Network Main Researcher: Susana Val Other Researchers: Mario Monsreal Term: 01/01/2011- 31/12/2013 Link to project website: Member States involvedItaly, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Cyprus Implementation schedule Start date: September 2010 End date: December 2013 Co-ordinator: RINA SPA as an Implementing body of the Italian Ministry of […]

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Analysis and optimization of Urban Freight Distribution in Zaragoza

Acronym: DUMZ Funding body: Spanish Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism Main researcher: Susana Val Other researchers: Blanca Esteban Start date: 04/09/2012End date: 04/03/2013Duration: 6 months Project Description This project aims at analyzing the problems stemming from the urban freight distribution in the city of Zaragoza. Its goal is to design a series of demonstrators […]

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Methodology to Analyze, Systematize, and Quantify Performance in Freight Logistics Chains

Main Researcher: Susana Val Other Researchers: Blanca Esteban, Rubén Sáinz (University of Cantabria), Emilio Larrodé (University of Zaragoza) Funding Body: Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) Type of Funding: Public Term: November 23, 2011 to July 22, 2012 Project Description Logistics performance is a measurement of how efficient logistics is in enabling the flow of goods from […]

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Efficient micro-consolidation centers for sustainable urban freight distribution

Project Reference: IPT-2011-2006-370000 Acronym: MEDUSA Main Researcher: Mario Monsreal Funding Body: Ministry of Science and Innovation (INNPACTO 2011) Type of Funding: Public Start Date: 04-05-2011 End Date: 31-12-2014 Description The project aims to propose an innovative action in the field of urban freight distribution, which will improve the productivity of transport companies and reduce the […]

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Monograph on Logistics and Transport in Aragón

Coordinator Body: Chamber of Commerce of Zaragoza Type of Funding: Private Main Researchers: Susana Val, Jesús Royo Other Researchers: Diego Chocarro, Beatriz Bordetas, Samir Kattour, Rubén Sáinz Term: 14/01/2010-30/09/10 Download Monograph Project Description The Logistics and Transport of Aragón Monograph reflects the efforts of the Autonomous Region of Aragon to invigorate industry in this region, […]