Defense Transportation

The Center for Transportation Analysis provides analytical, planning, and operational support to defense transportation related projects. This includes the development of tools, prototypes, and techniques for analysis, decision support systems, and systems to plan and manage operational military transportation and distribution systems.

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Recent Work:

  • Development of investment analysis tools for the Army Corps of Engineers
  • Economic analyses of potential waterway improvement on the Upper Mississippi River system
  • Development of air mobility scheduling system for the US Air Force
  • Transportation analyses for the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)
  • Development of mobilization routing system for National Guard Bureau

Selected Presentations

Highlights

Edition 33 of the Transportation Energy Data Book Released
The Transportation Energy Data Book (TEDB) is a compendium of data on transportation with an emphasis on energy. Designed for use as a desktop reference, the TEDB was first published in 1976 and has continued to Edition 33. The TEDB is produced by Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

2013 Vehicle Technologies Market Report
The 2013 Vehicle Technologies Market Report was released March 31, 2014 via the web. The report details the major trends in U.S. light-duty vehicle and medium/heavy truck markets. This report is produced by Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Numerous CTA Staff gave presentations at the DOE Annual Merit Review Meeting, June 8-12, 2014.
The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) 2013 Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meetings for the Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program and the Vehicle Technologies Program held June 8-12, 2014. The staff members attending were Keith Kahl, David Smith, P.T. Jones, Andreas Malikopoulos, Zhenhong Lin, Changzheng Liu and Stacy Davis.