Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2018 A Dual Approximation Based Quantum-Inspired Genetic Algorithm for the Dynamic Network Design ProblemTransportation Letters.
2018 Chassis Inventory Management at U.S. Container Ports: Modeling and Case StudyInternational Journal of Production Research.
2018 Fleet deployment in liner shipping with incomplete demand informationTransportation Research Part E. 184-189.
2018 Hinterland Transport Chains: A Behavioral Examination ApproachTransportation Research Part E. 94-98.
2018 Integrated Drayage Scheduling Problem with Stochastic Container Packing and Unpacking TimesJournal of the Operational Research Society.
2018 Vessel Speed Optimisation in Container Shipping: A New LookJournal of the Operational Research Society.
2017 Hinterland transport chains: Determinant effects on chain choiceInternational Journal of Production Economics. 175-179.
2017 Revisiting a Class of Liner Fleet Deployment ModelsEuropean Journal of Operational Research. 773-776.
2017 The coopetition game in international liner shippingMaritime Policy & Management. 474-495.
2016 Crew injuries in container vessel accidentsMaritime Policy & Management. 541-551.
2016 Inter- and intra-regional evacuation behavior during Hurricane IreneTravel Behaviour and Society. 21-28.
2016 Large-scale network partitioning for decentralized traffic management and other transportation applicationsJournal of Intelligent Transportation Systems. 461-473.
2016 Modeling Traffic Incident Duration Using Quantile RegressionTransportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. 139-148.
2016 Network sensor health problemTransportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. 300-310.
2016 Port economic cost functions: A service perspectiveTransportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 1-10.
2016 Port multi-service congestionTransportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 66-70.
2016 Quantifying the economic and demographic impact of transportation infrastructure investments: A simulation studySimulation. 377-393.
2016 Robust Models for Transportation Service Network DesignTransportation Research Part B. 378-386.
2015 Container vessel fleet deployment for liner shipping with stochastic dependencies in shipping demandTransportation Research Part B: Methodological. 79-87.
2015 Departure time choice behavior for hurricane evacuation planning: The case of the understudied medically fragile populationTransportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 215-226.
2015 Sharp probability inequalities for reliable evacuation planningTransportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. 161-168.
2014 Distribution-free vessel deployment for liner shippingEuropean Journal of Operational Research. 858-862.
2014 Port service chains and port performance evaluationTransportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 236-247.
2014 Unraveling the evacuation behavior of the medically fragile population: Findings from hurricane IreneTransportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice. 122-134.
2013 Impact of Heavy Vehicles on Freeway Operating Characteristics Under Congested ConditionsTransportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. 28-37.
2013 Maritime Transport Chain Choice by Carriers, Ports and ShippersInternational Journal of Production Economics. 311-316.
2013 Modeling the Time to the Next Primary and Secondary Incident: A Semi-Markov Stochastic Process ApproachTransportation Research. 44-57.
2013 Partial link flow observability in the presence of initial sensors: Solution without path enumerationTransportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 62-66.
2013 Probabilistic Modeling of Erroneous Human Response to In-Vehicle Route Guidance Systems: A First LookJournal of Intelligent Transportation Systems. 131-137.
2013 Regional Air Quality Conformity in Transportation Networks with Stochastic Dependencies: A Theoretical Copula-Based ModelNetworks and Spatial Economics. 373-397.
2012 A Dynamic Route Choice Model Considering Uncertain CapacitiesComputer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 231-243.
2012 Synergistic sensor location for link flow inference without path enumeration: A node-based approachTransportation Research Part B: Methodological. 781-788.
2012 Traffic Flow Theory-Based Stochastic Optimization Model for Work Zones on Two-Lane HighwaysJournal of Transportation Engineering. 1269-1273.
2011 Distribution-free travel time reliability assessment with probability inequalitiesTransportation Research Part B: Methodological. 852-866.
2011 The price of uncertainty in pavement infrastructure management planning: An integer programming approachTransportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. 1326-1338.
2010 A Hybrid Bilevel Model for the Optimal Shelter Assignment in Emergency EvacuationsComputer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 547-556.
2010 A computationally efficient methodology to characterize travel time reliability using the fast Fourier transformTransportation Research Part B: Methodological. 1202-1219.
2010 A static network level model for the information propagation in vehicular ad hoc networksTransportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. 393-407.
2010 Relaxing the multivariate normality assumption in the simulation of transportation system dependencies: an old technique in a new domainTransportation Letters. 63-74.
2010 Reliable evacuation planning via demand inflation and supply deflationTransportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 1086-1094.
2009 Optimal Long-Term Infrastructure Maintenance Planning Accounting for Traffic DynamicsComputer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 459-469.
2009 Reliable System-Optimal Network DesignTransportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. 68-74.
2009 The evacuation optimal network design problem: model formulation and comparisonsTransportation Letters. 111-119.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2017 Coopetition Model for International Liner Shipping
2017 Robust Transportation Service Network Design
2016 Hungarian optimum assignment algorithm with Java computer animation
2016 Reliable Evacuation Planning: Some New and Sharp Probability Inequalities
2015 Optimal Vessel Deployment for Liner Shipping under Uncertain Shipping Demand
2015 Port Service Chain Nodes, Links and Inter-Service Congestion
2014 A Semi-Markov Stochastic Process for Primary and Secondary Incidents Modeling
2014 An Efficient Shortest Distance Decomposition Algorithm for Large-Scale Transportation Network Problems
2014 Quality Diagnosis of Sensor Flow Data on a Freeway Network
2013 Humanitarian/ Emergency Logistics Models: A State-of-the-Art Overview
2013 Parallel Label Correcting Algorithms for Large-Scale Static and Dynamic Transportation Networks On Laptop Personal Computers
2012 Determining Network-wide Link Flows through Strategic Sensor Deployment without Path Enumeration
2012 Emissions Modeling in Transportation Networks with Stochastic Dependencies: A Copula Approach
2012 Generalizing FHWA’s Ramp Counting Procedure for Arbitrary Network Topologies: Some Examples of How to Count More with Less
2012 Link Observability without Path Enumeration: A Revisit
2012 Optimizing Work Zone Traffic Flow on Two Lane Highways
2011 A Review of the Correlation Coefficient as a Dependence Modeling Tool
2011 A Robust Heuristic for Scheduling the Loading and Unloading of Trucks
2010 Bounding Travel Time Reliability with Semi-Analytical Inequalities
2010 Deriving the Probability Density Function of Travel Time under Capacity Uncertainty
2010 On the Probability Distribution of Random Travel Times due to Uncertain Road Capacities
2010 Optimal Work Zone Lengths and Signal Timing for Two-Lane Highways Revisited: The Need to Consider Stochasticity
2010 The Price of Uncertainty: New Asset Management Planning Models and Numerical Results
2009 A Dynamic Route Choice Model in Face of Uncertain Capacities
2009 Quick Estimates of Travel Time Reliability: Analytical and Numerical Results
2009 Reliable System Optimal Network Design: A Convex Mean-Variance Type Model with Implicit Chance Constraints
2008 Optimal Infrastructure Maintenance Planning Under Dynamic Traffic Conditions


  • Mid-Atlantic Transportation Sustainability (MATS) Center  awarded by University of Virginia 2016 - 2018
  • Methodology for the Spatial Extrapolation of Truck Weight Travel Data  awarded by U.S. Federal Highway Administration 2014 - 2017
  • Mid Atlantic Transportation Sustainability Regional University Transportation Center  awarded by U.S. Department of Transportation 2014 - 2017
  • Region 3 University Transportation Center  awarded by U.S Department of Transportation 2014 - 2017
  • Smartphone-based Solutions to Monitor and Reduce Fuel Consumption and CO2 Footprint  awarded by TranLIVE University Transportation Center/ U.S. Department of Transportation 2014 - 2016
  • Synergistic Traffic Counting: A Cost-Effective Solution to Traffic Count Collection  awarded by Virginia Innovation Partnership/ U.S. Department of Commerce i6 Challenge 2013 - 2014
  • A Study on the Impact of Parameter Uncertainty on the Emission-based Ranking of Transportation Projects  awarded by TranLIVE University Transportation Center/ US Department of Transportation 2012 - 2014
  • Investigation of New Equilibrium Assignment Methods for the VDOT Travel Demand Models  awarded by Virginia Department of Transportation 2011 - 2013
  • Modeling Maritime Transportation Chains: A Quantitative Planning Model  awarded by Old Dominion University’s Office of Research 2012
  • Port Performance Evaluation: A New Perspective  awarded by SEECR 2014 -
  • Assessment of Freight Infrastructure Improvement Strategies, University Transportation Center  awarded by US Department of Transportation 2011 -
  • Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Transportation (Logistics), The University of Texas at Austin 2010
  • Full Name

  • Manwo Ng