Journal of Aerospace Operations

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Last issue (4:3) online on 09 June 2017
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The Journal of Aerospace Operations (JAO) publishes articles that advance the field of aerospace operations and focuses on theoretical, empirical, and case based research. The goal of JAO is to promote a Value Operations Methodology that advances the capability to improve, optimize and evolve more complete solutions. This includes a fundamental interest in a wide range of generic expertise and modeling techniques ranging from mathematical modeling and optimization, expert systems, agent based modeling, integration techniques, complex systems and complexity modeling, decision analysis, simulation, econometrics, stochastic modeling, queuing theory, knowledge engineering, gaming theory, graph theory, and computing and information technologies.

Research in Aerospace Operations is carried out from the perspective of airlines, airports, ATM and aircraft manufacturers, and deals with customers and suppliers contributing value to the air transportation value system. The focus is mainly on performance indicators: costs & benefits, capacity, environment, safety and sustainment from an integral air transportation value system perspective.

In general JAO aims to promote a holistic approach to the understanding of the air transport system, which is fundamental in addressing the challenges faced by this industry. JAO facilitates this through the dissemination of methodologies, models, tools and research studies.

Prof. Dr. R. Curran
Air Transport & Operations
Faculty of Aerospace Engineering
Delft University of Technology
Kluyverweg 1, 2629 HS Delft
The Netherlands
Tel.: +31 (0)15 27 81513

Parimal Kopardekar, Ph.D. Manager
NextGen Concepts and Technologies Development Project
NASA Ames Research Center
Mail Stop 210-2 Building 210, Room 138
Moffett Field, CA 94035-001
Tel.: +1 650 604 2782

Assistant editor
Dr. Ir. W.J.C. Verhagen
Air Transport & Operations
Tel.: +31 (0)15 2788190

Communication Editorial Office
Mrs. V.M. van Bragt
Delft University of Technology

Associate Editors
Prof. G. Andreatta
University of Padova, Italy

Dr. H. Balakrishnan
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, USA

Prof. L. Castelli
University of Trieste, Italy

Prof. Jianzhong Cha
Bejing Jiaotong University, China

Prof. J.-P. Clarke
Air Transportation Laboratory, School of Aerospace Engineering, US

Dr. P. Collopy
ISEEM Department, University of Alabama, USA

John Collura, Ph.D., P.E.
Assosciate Dean of Research and Innovation, College of Engineering and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, USA

Dr. A. Cook
Transport Studies, University of Westminster, UK

Prof. D. DeLaurentis
College of Engineering, Purdue University, USA

Prof. V. Duong
John von Neumann Institute, Vietnam National University, Vietnam

Dr. G. Fleming
Volpe National Transporta- tion Systems Center, USA

Prof. Dr.-Ing. V. Gollnick
DLR, Germany

Prof. R.J. Hansman
Division of Humans and Automation, MIT, USA

Dr. P.M. Hollingsworth
Aerospace and Civil Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK

Prof. E. Hollnagel
University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

Prof. J. Hsu
California State University, USA

Prof. C. Johnson
Department of Computer Science, Glawgow University, UK

Prof. G. Kallos
School of Physics, University of Athens, Greece

Dr. W.M. Kimmel
Systems Analysis & Concepts Directorate, NASA Langley Research Center, USA

Dipl.-Ing. K. Klein
Head of Management Support, German Aerospace Center, Germany

Dr. B. Lamiscarre
ENAC, Responsible de la Recherche, France

Mr. B. Miaillier
Eurocontrol, Directorate ATM Strategies (DAS), Belgium

Mr. D. Perez
The Innaxis Foundation & Research Institute, Spain

Prof. M. Price
Mechanical And Aerospace Engineering, Queens University Belfast, UK

Dr. D. Schaefer
Experimental Centre, Eurocontrol, France

Dr. Josip Stjepandic
Head of Business Unit 3D Product Creation, PROSTEP AG, Germany

Dr. S.B. Soban
Mechanical And Aerospace Engineering, Queens University Belfast, UK

Prof. V. Tošic
Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Dr. S. Zachary
Athens University of Economics and Business, Luxembourg

Prof. K.G. Zografos
Department of Management Science and Technology, Athens University of Economis and Business, Greece


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