EJOR Best Review Paper Award 2016 won by Maryam SteadieSeifi, Nico Dellaert, Wim Nuijten, Tom van Woensel and Rasa Raoufi
July 18, 2016
On July 6th 2016, on behalf of her co-authors, Maryam SteadieSeifi received the certificate and a 1000 Euro award for ‘EJOR best review paper of 2016” at EURO2016 conference in Poznan. The award was handed over by Prof. José Fernando Oliveira and Prof. Julius Žilinskas.
Among more than 1100 published papers between 2013 and 2014 in European Journal of Operations Research (EJOR), the 2016 jury, chaired by Professor Horst Hamacher, have chosen three papers as winners in three categories. The paper titled ‘Multimodal freight transportation planning: A literature review’ by SteadieSeifi et al. was the winner of review paper category. Link: https://www.euro-online.org/web/pages/1490/award-for-the-best-ejor-paper-eabep
In this paper, SteadieSeifi et al. give an overview of the multimodal transportation literature from 2005 onward. They approach the literature on strategic, tactical, and operational levels of planning, and discuss multimodal, intermodal, co-modal, and synchromodal transportation. Finally, they conclude their review paper with future research directions.