Alain Kornhauser

Professor of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Director of the Program in Transportation


Office: Sherrerd Hall, 229

Phone: 609-258-4657

Research interests: Dynamic resource management; traveler information and decision support; automated vehicle control systems; traveler information systems; personal rapid transit


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    Class of 2023 asked to apply fundamental knowledge to modern challenges

  • Small group of people discuss a self-driving group-transport vehicle

    SmartDriving Car Summit focuses on mobility for all

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    Autonomous vehicles could be an environmental boon or disaster, depending on public policy

  • Students at 2018 welcome

    Class of 2022 urged to "get involved in challenges of our time"

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    Princeton hosts climate and energy summit to talk carbon reduction

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    Alumnus steers Ph.D. research into self-driving vehicles job


  • Sherrerd Hall

    Operations Research and Financial Engineering

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    Metropolis Initiative

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