Christopher Caplice

Executive Director
Center for Transportation & Logistics


Physicists find a new way to push electrons around

Physicists find a new way to push electrons around

Discovery might ultimately lead to new, more energy-efficient transistors and microchips.

September 12, 2014Read more


Dr. Caplice is the Executive Director for the Center for Transportation & Logistics. In this role he is responsible for the planning and management of the research, education, and corporate outreach for the Center. Prior to this, he served as the Executive Director of the SCM Program. He is also the founder of the MIT FreightLab - a research initiative that focuses on the way freight transportation is designed, procured, and managed. His primary research is in all aspects of freight transportation to include combinatorial procurement auctions, robust planning, portfolio management, performance metrics, and infrastructure design.