Research Team

  • Dr. Edgar E Blanco (MIT) • sustainabilitymegacitiesmlogisticsemerging marketsLEAPSCALE
  • Dr. Xu Yang (Postdoctoral Researcher MIT) • sustainability
  • Dr. Natalia Duque ((Postdoctoral Researcher MIT) • sustainability • emerging markets 
  • Dr. Eva Ponce (UPM, Spain – Visiting Professor MIT 2011-2012) • sustainability
  • Dr. Ximena Cordova (USFQ, Ecuador – Visiting Professor MIT 2011) • sustainability
  • Suzanne Greene (MIT) • LEAP
  • Tony Craig (PhD Candidate MIT) • sustainability
  • Josue Velásquez (PhD Candidate ITESM – Visiting Student MIT 2011) • sustainabilitymegacities

Active Collaborators

  • Professor Jan Fransoo (TUE Netherlands, Visiting Professor MIT 2011) • sustainability • megacities
  • Jhonatan Rotberg (MIT) • mlogistics
  • Dr. Randy Kirchain (MIT) •  LEAP
  • Dr. Elsa Olivetti (MIT) • LEAP
  • Dr. Jeremy Gregory (MIT) • LEAP
  • Professor Ana Povoa (IST Portugal) • sustainability
  • Isabel Agudelo (CLI LOGyCA) • emerging markets SCALE
  • Luz Andrea Torres (CLI LOGyCA) • megacities • emerging markets
  • Vivian Rangel (CLI LOGyCA) • sustainability
  • Julian Lasso (CLI LOGyCA) • mlogistics

Sponsors

  • MIT SCALE Network (2008 – Present)
  • Chiquita Brands International (2010 – Present)
  • Environmental Defense Fund (2011 – 2012)
  • Transportation Research Board (2012)
  • Corporate LEAP Members: Chiquita, ASICS, NEMA, GM, Lockheed Martin
  • CTL Supply Chain Exchange Members: Staples, Damco, Shaw’s, GE Energy, Nokia, Ocean Spray
  • MIT Portugal (2008- 2010)
  • Intel (2008 – 2010)