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2018 Poster Entrants

# Presenter Academic/Industry School/Company Title of Presentation Result
1 Sha Liu, Sarah Xia Yang Academic Central South University / SUNY Polytechnic Institute Oversize Load Detection in Rail Freight Transportation: a Method Based on Mask R-CNN   
2 Qi Zhang Academic Beijing Jiaotong University Optimization of Railway Seat Allocation Considering Multiple Trains Ticket Sale Section-control Strategy  First Place
3 Yongxiang Zhang Academic Southwest Jiaotong University Large-scale passenger train timetabling using combined primal and dual approaches  
4 Pan Shang Academic  Tsinghua University Equity-oriented skip-stopping schedule optimization in an oversaturated urban rail transit network  
5 Adrian Diaz De Rivera Academic University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Line Capacity and Performance of North American Single-Track Freight Railway Lines Under Advanced PTC Second Place
6 Faeze Ghofrani Academic SUNY at Buffalo Forecasting Rail Detect Frequency with Both Fracture Mechanics and Data Analytics: A Framework with Approximate Bayesian Computation Third Place
7 Huiling Fu Academic Beijing Jiaotong University  Optimizing Train Connections for Passengers Based on an Existing Non-cyclic Train Timetable   
8 Fereydoun Adbesh  Industry J.B. Hunt Intermodal Network Optimization Model for Trucking Industry  
9 Arun Marar Industry Tiger Analytics Sensor Failure Detection for a Leading North American Railcar Provider  
10 Arif Vural Industry Amtrak Washington Union Station Operations Simulation Model  
11 Shantih Spanton Industry CSX Chokepoint model for insurance  
12 Edward Lin Industry Norfolk Southern Locomotive Shop Routing  
13 Clark Cheng Industry Norfolk Southern NS Integrated Operations Research Real Time Tool Suite  
14 Alexander Lovett Industry Union Pacific Bulk train routing optimizer