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Frank Koppelman

Frank Koppelman,

Professor emeritus
A318 Technological Institute, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208-3109, (847) 491-8794, f-koppelman( at )northwestern.edu
  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Civil Engineering
  • M.B.A., Harvard University, Gradute School of Business Administration
  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Civil Engineering
Research Interest:

Professor Koppelman's research interests are in the development and application of advanced logit models to the study of urban and intercity travel demand. His current research includes development and refinement of activity based travel models, models of intercity passenger travel behavior and models of air traveler preferences for carriers, schedule and classes.

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Courses Taught:
  • CIV_ENG-306 Uncertainty Analysis
  • CIV_ENG-371 Introduction to Transportation Planning and Analysis (jointly with CIV_ENG-479)
  • CIV_ENG-479 Transportation Systems Planning and Management (jointly with CIV_ENG-371)
  • CIV_ENG-480-1 Travel Demand Analysis and Forecasting I
  • CIV_ENG-480-2 Travel Demand Analysis and Forecasting II
  • CIV_ENG-517 Transportation Seminar
  • CIV_ENG-574 Transportation Systems Seminar Discrete Choice Methods With Simulation
Significant Recognition:
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, The International Association for Travel Behavior Research (2003)
  • Member Emeritus, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council (2003)
  • Burlington Northern Foundation Faculty Achievement Award (1986)
Significant Professional Service:
  • Associate Editor, Transportation Research, Part B(1986-2002)
Selected Publications:
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