Web of science journal papers


  • The average Non-linear Programming: some theoretical and practical aspects. Amin Jafarimoghaddam and Manuel Soler. Optimal Control Methods and Applications. Under Review
  • Predicting Air Traffic Flow Management Regulations due to Weather using Convolutional Neural Networks. Iván Martínez, Aniel Jardines, Manuel Soler, Alejandro Cervantes, Javier García-Heras. Transportation Research Part C. Under review
  • Predicting Cloud-top height and Overshoots using LSTM Neural Network. Aniel Jardines, Manuel Soler, Javier García-Heras, Juan Simarro, Alfons Callado-Pallarés. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences. Under review
  • Fast 4D flight planning under uncertainty through parallel stochastic path simulation. Daniel González-Arribas, Fateme Baneshi, Eduardo Andrés, Manuel Soler, Aniel Jardines, Javier García-Heras. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, Volume 148, 2023, 104018, ISSN 0968-090X. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2023.104018.
  • Conflict assessment and resolution of climate-optimal aircraft trajectories at network scale. Fateme Baneshi, Manuel Soler, Abolfazl Simorgh. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 2023, volume, 115. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2022.103592
  • Perturbed-analytic direct transcription for optimal control (PADOC). Amin Jafarimoghaddam, Manuel Soler. Optimal Control Applications and Methods. 2023. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/oca.2965


    • Thunderstorm Prediction During Pre-Tactical Air-Traffic-Flow Management Using Convolutional Neural Networks. Aniel Jardines, Hamidreza Eivazi, Elías Zea, Juan Simarro, Javier García-Heras, Manuel Soler, Evelyn Otero, and Ricardo Vinuesa. Expert Systems with Applications. Under Review Available at SSRN: http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4236016

    • A python library for computing individual and merged non-CO2 algorithmic climate change functions: CLIMaCCF V1.0. Dietmüller, S. Matthes, S., Dahlmann, K., Yamashita, H., Soler, M., Simorgh, A., Linke, F., Lührs, B., Mendiguchia Meuser, M. , Weder, C., Yin, F., Castino, F., Grewe, V. (2022). Geoscientific Model Development (GMD). Under Review. In pre-print. https://gmd.copernicus.org/preprints/gmd-2022-203/
    • Iterative Graph Deformation for Aircraft Trajectory Planning Considering Ensemble Forecasting of Thunderstorms. Eduardo Andrés, Maryam Kamgarpour, Manuel Soler, Manuel Sanjurjo-Rivo and Daniel González-Arribas. Transportation Research Part C 145 (2022) 103919 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2022.103919

    • Non-Fragile Robust Model Predictive Controller Design for Uncertain Time-delay Systems with Input Constraints. Fateme Baneshi, Valiollah Ghaffari, Manuel Soler. ISA Transactions. Under Review.
    • Air Traffic Complexity Map Based on Linear Dynamical Systems. Daniel Delahaye, Adrián Garcia, Julien Lavandier, Supatcha Chaimatanan, Manuel Soler. Aerospace MDPI. Aerospace 20229(5), 230; https://doi.org/10.3390/aerospace9050230

    • A Comprehensive Survey on Recent Climate Optimal Aircraft Trajectory Planning. Abolfazl Simorgh *, Manuel Soler, Daniel González-Arribas, Sigrun  Matthes, Volker Grewe, Simone Dietmüller, Sabine Baumann, Hiroshi Yamashita,  Feijia Yin, Federica Castino, Florian Linke, Benjamin Lührs, Maximilian Meuser. Aerospace 20229(3), 146;  https://doi.org/10.3390/aerospace9030146

    • Fundamental Framework to Plan 4D Robust Descent Trajectories for Uncertainties in Weather Prediction. Kamo, S.; Rosenow, J.; Fricke, H.; Soler, M. Aerospace 2022, 9, 109. https://doi.org/10.3390/aerospace9020109 

    • The Optimal Decomposition Method for Nonlinear Problems. by Amin Jafarimoghaddam; Manuel Soler; Abolfazl Simorgh. Journal of Computational Science. Available online 29 April 2022, 101690 10.1016/j.jocs.2022.101690

    • Applying LSTM to High-Resolution Numerical Weather Products for Convection Prediction. Aniel Jardines, Manuel Soler, Javier García-Heras, Juan Simarro,Alfons Callado-Pallarés. Weather and Forecasting. Under review.

    • Robust 4D Climate Optimal Flight Planning in Structured Airspace using Parallelized Simulation on GPUs: ROOST V1.0. Simorgh, A., Soler, M., González-Arribas, D., Linke, F., Lührs, B., Meuser, M. M., Dietmüller, S., Matthes, S., Yamashita, H., Yin, F., Castino, F., Grewe, V., and Baumann, S. EGUsphere [preprint], https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2022-1010, 2022.


  • Estimating Entry Counts and ATFM Regulations during Adverse Weather Conditions using Machine Learning. Aniel Jardines, Manuel Soler, Javier García-Heras. Journal of Air Traffic Management, 2021 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jairtraman.2021.102109

  • Convection Indicator for Pre-Tactical Air Traffic Flow Management using Neural Network. Aniel Jardines, Alejandro Cervantes, Manuel Soler, Javier García-Heras, and Juan Simarro.  Machine Learning with Applications. 2021-06 | journal-article DOI: 10.1016/j.mlwa.2021.100053

  • Informed Scenario-Based RRT for Aircraft Trajectory Planning under Ensemble Forecasting of Thunderstorms. Eduardo Andrés, Maryam Kamgarpour, Manuel Soler, Manuel Sanjurjo-Rivo and Daniel González-Arribas. Transportation Research Part C, 2021, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2021.103232

  • Robust Flight Planning Impact Assessment Considering Convective Phenomena. Javier García-Heras, Manuel Soler, Daniel González-Arribas, Kurt Eschbacher, Carl-Herbert Rokitansky, Daniel Sacher, Ulrike Gelhardt, Juergen Lang, Thomas Hauf, Juan Simarro, Alfonso Valenzuela, Antonio Franco, Damián Rivas. Transportation Research Part C , 2021 (Vol. 123). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2021.102968


    • Influence of atmospheric uncertainty, convective indicators, and cost-index on the leveled aircraft trajectory optimization problem. Manuel Soler, Daniel González-Arribas, Javier García-Heras, Manuel Sanjurjo-Rivo, Ulrike Gelhardt, Juergen Lang, Thomas Hauf, and Juan Simarro. Transportation Research Part C. Volume 120, November 2020, 102784. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2020.102784


    • Robust aircraft trajectory planning under uncertain convective environments with optimal control and rapidly developing thunderstorms. Daniel González-Arribas, Manuel Soler, Manuel Sanjurjo, Maryam Kamgarpour, and Juan Simarro.  Aerospace Science and Technology. Volume 89, June 2019, Pages 445-459. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ast.2019.03.051

    • Characterization and Enhancement of Flight Planning Predictability under Wind Uncertainty. Javier GARCÍA-HERAS, Manuel Soler, Daniel González-Arribas. International Journal of Aerospace Engineering. vol. 2019, Article ID 6141452, 29 pages, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/6141452

    • A simulated annealing approach to 3D strategic aircraft deconfliction based on en-route speed changes under wind and temperature uncertainties.  Valentin Courchelle, Manuel Soler, Daniel González-Arribas, and Daniel Delahaye. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. Volume 103, June 2019, Pages 194-210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2019.03.024

    • Multiobjective Low-Thrust Interplanetary Trajectory Optimization based on Generalized Logaritmic Spirals. David Morante, Manuel Sanjrujo, and Manuel Soler. Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. 42(3), pp. 476-490, 2019 https://arc.aiaa.org/doi/abs/10.2514/1.G003702

    • Automated Optimal Flight Planning based on the Aircraft Intent Description Language.  D. González-Arribas, Manuel Soler, Javier López-Leonés, Enrique Casado, and Manuel Sanjurjo. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part G: Jornal of Aerospace Engineering. 233(3), pp. 928-948, 2019. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0954410017751990


    • On Maximizing Safety in Stochastic Aircraft Trajectory Planning with Uncertain Thuderstorm Development. Daniel Hentzen, Daniel González-Arribas, Maryam Kamgarpour, and Manuel Soler. Aerospace Science and Technology. Volume 79, August 2018, Pages 543-553. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ast.2018.06.006  Arxiv


    • A Hybrid Optimal Control Approach to Fuel Efficient Aircraft Conflict Avoidance. Soler, Manuel; Kamgarpour, Maryam; Lloret, Javier; Lygeros, John. IEEE  Transactions on Intelligent Transportation. Vol. 17. No. 7. pp. 1826-1838, July 2016. DOI: 10.1109/TITS.2015.2510824

    • Pseudospectral Collocation Methods to Aircraft Minimum Fuel Trajectory Problems with Required Time of Arrival.Javier GARCÍA-HERAS, Manuel SOLER, Francisco Javier SÁEZ NIETO. Journal of Aerospace Information Systems. Vol. 13, No. 7 (2016), pp. 243-265. DOI: 10.2514/1.I010401.


    • Multiphase Optimal Control Framework for Commercial Aircraft 4D Flight Planning Problems. M. Soler, A. Olivares and E. Staffetti.  Journal of Aircraft. Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 274-286 2015. DOI: 10.2514/1.C032697


    • Multiphase Optimal Control Framework for Commercial Aircraft 4D Flight Planning Problems. M. Soler, A. Olivares and E. Staffetti.  Journal of Aircraft. Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 274-286 2015. DOI: 10.2514/1.C032697

    • Flight Trajectory Design in the Presence of Contrails: Application of a Multiphase Mixed-Integer Optimal Control Approach. M. Soler, B. Zou, M. Hansen. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. Volume 48, November 2014, Pages 172–194 DOI 10.1016/j.trc.2014.08.009.


    • Multiphase Mixed-Integer Optimal Control Approach to Aircraft Trajectory Optimization. P. Bonami, A. Olivares, M. Soler, and E. Staffetti, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. Vol. 36, No. 5 : pp. 1267-1277; September 2013. DOI 10.2514/1.60492


    • Framework for Aircraft 4D Trajectory Planning Towards an Efficient Air Traffic Management. M. Soler, D. Zapata, A. Olivares, E. Staffetti. Journal of Aircraft. Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 341-348; January-February 2012. DOI: 10.2514/1.C031490


    • Hybrid Optimal Control Approach to Commercial Aircraft Trayectory Planning. M. Soler, A. Olivares and E. Staffetti. Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. Vol. 33, No. 3, pp. 985-991; May–June 2010. DOI: 10.2514/1.47458