16.763[J] Air Transportation Operations Research


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Presents a unified view of advanced quantitative analysis and optimization techniques applied to the air transportation sector. Considers the problem of operating and managing the aviation sector from the perspectives of the system operators (e.g., the FAA), the airlines, and the resultant impacts on the end-users (the passengers). Explores models and optimization approaches to system-level problems, airline schedule planning problems, and airline management challenges. Term paper required.

This class has 16.71, 6.431, and 15.093 as prerequisites.

16.763[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by H. Balakrishnan, P. P. Belobaba and C. Barnhart.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Spring 2014 Subject Evaluations, 16.763[J] was rated 6.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the MIT AeroAstro: Reservations 33-319 site.

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