Ph.D. Students                        M.Tech. Students

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ph.D. Students

         S. L. Dhingara

                    Year of completion: 1981 

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Routing and Scheduling of City Bus Transit Network.

                    Thesis supervisors: Prof. B. R. Marwah and Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy                                                                 

         S. B. Patnaik

                    Year of completion: 1983 

                    Thesis title: Programming for Optimal Design of an Urban Transit Network System.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah                                                                                                                     Back to Top

         Somnath Bandopadhayay

                    Year of completion: 1984 

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Traffic on a Metropolitan Road System in India.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah

         B. S. N. Reddy

                    Year of completion: 1984 

                    Thesis title: Travel Forecasting Models for Indian Urban Structure.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah                                                                                                                    Back to Top

         M. V. Chalapathi

                    Year of completion: 1988 

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Multilane Unidirectional Traffic.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

         Smt. C. Valsala

                    Year of completion: 1993 

                    Thesis title: Behaviour Modelling of Mode Choice.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

         K. Harikishan Reddy

                    Year of completion: 1998 

                    Thesis title: Development of Marginal Trip Total Based Model and a Link Volume  Count Based 

                                       Model for Origin Destination Matrix Estimation.    

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty                                                                                                             Back to Top

         Farhan Ahmad Kidwai

                    Year of completion: 1998 

                    Thesis title: Optimal Design of Bus Transit Network: A Genetic Algorithm  Based Approach.

                    Thesis supervisors: Prof. B. R. Marwah and Prof. K. Deb

         Bhuvanesh Singh

                    Year of completion: 1999 

                    Thesis title: Simulation and Animation of Heterogeneous Traffic on Urban Roads.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah                                                                                                                       Back to Top

        Raman Parti

                    Year of completion: 2002 

                    Thesis title: Bus Transit Planning for a Large City and Decision Support   System of  Feeder Bus

                                               Routes for Rail Transit Network.

                 Thesis supervisors: Prof. B. R. Marwah and Prof. P. K. Kalra

        P. K Agarwal

                Year of completion: 2006 

                   Thesis title: Strategy for Optimal Resource Allocation in Highway Maintenance.

                   Thesis supervisors: Dr. Partha Chakroborty and Dr. Animesh Das

        Akhilesh K Maurya

                Year of completion: 2008 

                   Thesis title: Development of a Comprehensive Microscopic Model for Simulation of Large Uninterrupted

                                      Traffic Streams Without Lane Discipline.

                   Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Pabitra Rajbongshi

                Year of completion: 2009 

                   Thesis title: A comprehensive design approach for asphalt pavements using mechanistic-empirical framework.

                   Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

        Ujjal Chattaraj

                Year of completion: 2011 

                   Thesis title: Understanding Pedestrian Motion: Experiments and Modelling.

                   Thesis supervisors: Dr. Partha Chakroborty and Dr. Armin Seyfried

        Amit Goel

                Year of completion: 2011 

                   Thesis title: Analysis of pavement using non-destructive testing method.

                   Thesis supervisors: Dr. Animesh Das and Dr. Partha Chakroborty

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M.Tech. Students

1998 Batch

        G. P. Kulkarni

                    Thesis title: Model Based Vehicle Tracking in Traffic Scenes Using Image Processing.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

        G. Sayee Ram

                    Thesis title: A Model for Dynamic Scheduling of Buses on a Corridor and  Sensitivity Analysis

                                       for Generator of Primary Bus Route.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah 

        Kothapalli Sriniwas

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Unsignalized Intersections for Indian Road Conditions.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Pankaj Kumar Tiwari

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Rail-Highway Grade Crossing under Indian Conditions.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Raj Kumar Sharma

            &bbsp;       Thesis title: Optimal Resources Allocation and Scheduling of Transit System using   

                                       Genetic Algorithms.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Shipra Mathur

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Traffic Flow on Two Lane Highways with Auxiliary  Lanes/Hill

                                        Climbing Lanes.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

        T. Deepak Singh

                    Thesis title: Graphic Display System for Simulated Traffic Flow.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah 

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1999 Batch

        Babu V. F.

                    Thesis title: Travel Demand Forecasting of State Roads in West Bengal.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

        J. N. S. Srinivas

                    Thesis title: Interactive Graphical Information System for Best Route Selection in a Bus 

                                       Transit Network.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah 

        Kyatham Vasishta

                    Thesis title: Preliminary Explorations into Modelling of Driver Behaviour.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        M. Ravi Kumar

                    Thesis title: Development of an Interactive Hub and Spoke Model for Bus Transit Network.

.                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah 

        P. K. C. Dev Reddy

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Heterogeneous Traffic at a Signalized Intersection.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah 

        Rajesh K. Jindal

                    Thesis title: GIS Based Highway Route Alignment.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

        S. R. Sureddi

                    Thesis title: Simulation of Traffic at Rotary Intersections.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

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2000 Batch

        L. C. Rane

                    Thesis title: Cellular Auto Data and Simulation of Traffic Flow on Road Network.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

        S. K. Agarwal

                    Thesis title: Modelling of Driver Behaviour in the Presence of Other Moving Vehicles.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Tathagat Dwivedi

                    Thesis title: A Genetic Algorithm Based Method for Design of Routes for Urban Transit 

                                       Networks.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

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2001 Batch

        B. Praveen Kumar

                    Thesis title: Optimization of Signal Parameters of Coordinated Signalized Intersection  Corridor.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. S. P. Palaniswamy

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2002 Batch

        Arijit Mandal

                    Thesis title: A Genetic Algorithm Based Fast and Generalized Optimization Method for  Large

                                        Single Vehicle Routing Problems.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

                    

        B. V. R. K. Swamy

                    Thesis title: A Genetic Algorithm Based Method for Design of Routes for Large Urban 

                                       Transit Networks.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

       Pijush Gosh

                    Thesis title: Development of Alternative Gradation and Modification of Mix Design 

                                       Approach for Bituminous Concrete (BC) from Fatigue Life Consideration.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

       S. Gopendra Singh

                    Thesis title: Planning of Rural Road Network - Case Study for Manipur State.

                    Thesis supervisor: Prof. B. R. Marwah

                    

     Sunil Sharma

                    Thesis title: Backcalculation of Pavement Layer Moduli from Falling Weight  Deflectometer

                                       Data using Artificial Neural Networks.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

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2003 Batch

        Ramakant Dwivedi

                    Thesis title: Fatigue Performance of Bituminous Mixes

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

        Shankar Kumar

                    Thesis titleAnalysis of multi layered flexible pavement using FEM.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

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2004 Batch

       Avijit Maji

                    Thesis title: Reliability Considerations of Bituminous Pavement Design by

                                       Mechanistic-Empirical Approach. 

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

        Anubhav Tiwari

                    Thesis title: Estimation of Volumetric of Bituminous Mix by Image Processing

                    Thesis supervisors: Dr. Animesh Das and Dr. Onkar Dikshit

        Gautham A.K.Karri

                    Thesis title: A GIS Based Traveler Information System

                    Thesis supervisors: Dr. Partha Chakroborty and  Dr. Onkar Dikshit

       Prasant Kumar Sahu

                    Thesis title: Recycling of bituminous mix

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

        Sivaram Prasad Ancha

                    Thesis title: Parking Demand Profile in Shopping Centres of Kanpur.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Sutapa Samanta

                    Thesis title: Multiple vehicle routing using Genetic Algorithm

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

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2005 Batch

       Aravind Krishnaswamy

                    Thesis title: Mix Design for Central Plant Recycling of Hot Mix Asphalt.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das

       Durgesh Vikram

                    Thesis title:  Optimal Platform Allocation to Trains Under Full and Partial Schedule Compliance

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Chinta Neeraja        

                    Thesis title:  A Study on Impact of Humps (Bumps) on Vehicular Movement.

                    Thesis supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty

        Pradyumn Kumar Shukla

                    Thesis title:  Modeling and Simulation of Pedestrian Flow.

                    Thesis supervisors: Dr. Partha Chakroborty and Dr. D. Helbing

        Ranja Bandyopadhyaya

                    Thesis title:  Micromechanical Analysis of Asphalt Mix.

                    Thesis supervisors: Dr. Animesh Das   and   Dr. Sumit Basu, ME Dept.

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2006 Batch

        Kalhan Mitra

                    Thesis Topic:  Experimental and Numerical Study on Mechanical Behaviour of Asphalt Mix.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das        Co-Supervisor: Dr. Sumit Basu, ME Dept.

        Tammana Janardana Sandeep

                    Thesis Topic:  Simulation of Head-on Queues: Case of Rail-Highway Grade Crossings.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty 

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2007 Batch

        Ashok Singh

                    Thesis Topic:  Fracture studies on bituminous mix.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das       

         Bhimavarapu K. Teja

                    Thesis Topic:  Development of GenTAS: A generic animation software.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty 

        Pravin Shivaji Kolhe         

                   Thesis Topic:  Experimental study on use of cemented material for pavements.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

       

        B. Ravi Chandra         

                   Thesis Topic:  Evaluation of interface bond condition between two bituminous layers.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

 

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2008 Batch

       

        B. Rami Reddy Bhavanam         

                   Thesis Topic:  Mechanistic - empirical pavement design.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

        Amol A. Deshmukh         

                   Thesis Topic:  To study the impact of road geometry on driver behaviour.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

        Dushyant Kumar Singh         

                   Thesis Topic:  Analysis of dowel bar.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

        Parthasarathi Mishra         

                   Thesis Topic:  Analysis and design of composite pavement.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

 

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2009 Batch

       

        Arpan Ghosh         

                   Thesis Topic:  Some studies on rheological properties of paving bitumen.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

        Prateek Surana         

                   Thesis Topic:  Study on queuing pattern at a toll facility.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

        Pradeep Panwar         

                   Thesis Topic:  Study on driver behavior using acceleration noise.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

        Raja Shekhar Bangaru         

                   Thesis Topic:  Some studies on the shape characterization of aggregates.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

 

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2010 Batch

       

        Avinash Dubedi         

                   Thesis Topic:  Study on queue at toll booths.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

        Anubhai Bhargava         

                   Thesis Topic:  Estimation of the permeability of porous asphalt mix.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

        Heena Dhasmana         

                   Thesis Topic:  Moisture sensitivity of bituminous mix.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

        Priyanka Khan         

                   Thesis Topic:  Estimation of travel time.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

        S. P. Sarvani         

                   Thesis Topic:  Study on departure time choices of an Indian trip maker.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

        Islaq Khan         

                   Thesis Topic:  A mix design approach to cement grouted bituminous macadam.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

 

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2011 Batch

       

        Sudhir N Varma         

                   Thesis Topic:  Analytical and numerical studies on shake-down.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

        Subrata Mondal         

                   Thesis Topic:  Understanding bonding between aggregate and bitumen.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das and Dr. Animangsu Ghatak  

        Shivam Gupta         

                   Thesis Topic:  Exploring the facility location problem.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty   

        Rahul Gill         

                   Thesis Topic:  Study on the selection of number of toll booths in a toll plaza.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty   

        Devendra K Singh         

                   Thesis Topic:  Design and analysis of porous pavement.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das   

 

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2012 Batch

       

        Aashis Agarwal         

                   Thesis Topic:    Effect of angle of repose of aggregates on strength of bituminous mix.

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

 

        Preeti Singh         

                   Thesis Topic:  Development of panel models to evaluate traffic risks in regions with limited data

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

 

        Sarojeet Dash         

                   Thesis Topic:  Disaggregate modelling of vehicle ownership behaviour of Indian households

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

 

        Sandhya Jayaprakash         

                   Thesis Topic:  A study on influence of some fillers in bituminous mixes

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

 

        Vivek Agarwal         

                   Thesis Topic:  Analysis of duration of heavy vehicle induced occlusion of overhead and sideway signs

                   Thesis data:  Detailed PD Tables

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

 

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2013 Batch

       

        Jishnu Narayan S.         

                   Thesis Topic:    Optimal route network design and fleet size allocation for transit systems using genetic algorithm

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

 

        Samyajit Basu         

                   Thesis Topic:  Potential impact of bicycle friendly roadway infrastructure on bicycling activities in urban India

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

 

        Shobhit Jain         

                   Thesis Topic:  Effectiveness of restricting unauthorized shared tempo system: A user perspective

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

 

        Hemangini Parmar         

                   Thesis Topic:  Modelling driver's toll-lane choice using mixed logit model

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

 

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2014 Batch

       

        Parva Goyal         

                   Thesis Topic:    A linear integer programming formulation for the optimum rake assignment problem

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                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

       

        Keshav Lunani         

                   Thesis Topic:    Willingness to pay for improvement in service quality of public transit System

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

       

        Nitish Goenka         

                   Thesis Topic:    Pathways to project delivery success and failure in road PPPs

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

       

        Aman Bapna         

                   Thesis Topic:    Reliability study on an Indian road using entropy

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Vinod Vasudevan  

       

        Tatravathi Hemanth Kumar         

                   Thesis Topic:    Study on bond strength between aggregates with sandwiched discontinuous Bitumen Film

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

       

        Sharath M.N.         

                   Thesis Topic:    Experimental studies on aggregate durability

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Animesh Das  

       

        Pranamesh Chakraborty         

                   Thesis Topic:    Estimation of annual average daily traffic (AADT) for Indian highways

                    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Partha Chakroborty  

 

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