National Conferences

Papers Presented at National Conference:  

2018

1. Smit Thakkar, Chintan Advani, Sachin Shah, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Ashish Bhaskar. Exploring Performance of Wi-Fi/Bluetooth based sensors On Intercity Expressway: A Case Study of Ahmedabad- Vadodara Expressway (NE-1). Accepted for presentation at “International Conference on Recent Advances in Transport Infrastructure” being organized at MANIT Bhopal during 13th to 14th February 2018.

2. Nishant Pawar, Ninad Gore and Shriniwas Arkatkar. Safety Evaluation of Unsignalized Intersection Using Empirical Observations- A Pilot Study under Mixed Traffic Condition. Accepted for presentation at “International Conference on Recent Advances in Transport Infrastructure” being organized at MANIT Bhopal during 13th to 14th February 2018.

3. Manish Jain, Karan Patel, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi. Effect of gradient on speed characteristics of different types of vehicles on two lane rural road. Accepted for presentation at “International Conference on Recent Advances in Transport Infrastructure” being organized at MANIT Bhopal during 13th to 14th February, 2018.

2017

4. Jiten H. Shah, Gaurang J. Joshi, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Manoranjan Parida, Impact of Human Factors and Functional Characteristics of Location On Walking Speed At Stairway Facility, Accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA, January 8-12, 2017.

5. Narayana Raju, Pallav Kumar, Akhilesh Chepuri, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi, Calibration of Vehicle Following Models Using Trajectory 2 Data Under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions, accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA, January 8-12, 2017.

6. Avinash R. Chaudhari, Jiten H. Shah, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang J. Joshi, Manoranjan Parida, Examining Effect of Individual Characteristics On Walking Speed At Un-Signalized Mid-Block Crossings, Accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA, January 8-12, 2017.

7. Pallav Kumar, Krishnanunni, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang J. Joshi, Examining Microscopic and Macroscopic Traffic Flow Parameters at Diverging Section On Multilane Urban Roads in India, accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA January 8-12, 2017.

8. Pallav Kumar,Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang J. Joshi, Ashish Dhamaniya, New Methodology For Estimating PCU on Multi Lane Urban Roads under Mixed Traffic Scenario Based On Area Occupancy, Accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA January 8-12, 2017.

9. Raunak Mishra, Pallav Kumar,Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Ashoke Kumar Sarkar, Gaurang J. Joshi, Novel Area Occupancy Based Methodology For PCU Estimation On Multilane Urban Roads Under Heterogeneous Traffic Scenario. Accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA January 8-12, 2017.

10. Manraj Singh Bains, Shriniwas Arkatkar, K S Anbumani, Siva Subramaniam, Optimizing/Modelling Toll Way Operation Using Micro Simulation: Case Study Sanand Toll Plaza, Ahmedabad, Gujrat, India. Accepted for presentation in the 96th Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) meeting at Washington DC, USA January 8-12, 2017.

11. Narayana Raju, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi, “Study of Vehicle Following Behavior Under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions”. Accepted for presentation in the Traffic Granular Flow Conference at Washington DC, USA July 19-22, 2017.

12. Raunak Kenny, Akhilesh Chepuri, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi and Srinivas Pulugurtha. Study of Transit Reliability on Bus Routes- A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

13. Rupali Zope, Vasudevan N, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Development of Household Travel Survey Instrument for Sustainable Transportation Planning-A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

14. Pallav Kumar, Narayana Raju, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Comparison of traffic stream models on multilane urban roads in India-A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

15. Deepa Dileep, Narayana Raju, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. A Comparative Study of Micro-Level Traffic Flow Parameters On Two Expressways in India Using Vehicular Trajectory Data. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

16. Narayana Raju, Ayush Mishra, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Functional Evaluation of Designed Truck Parking Terminal by means of Simulation. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

17. Narayana Raju, Chakradhar Reddy, Pallav Kumar, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Methodology of Capturing Vehicular Following Behavior Under Heterogeneous conditions. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

18. Avinash Chaudhari, Jiten Shah, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi and Manoranjan Parida. Evaluation of safety of margin of pedestrian at mid-blocks in India. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

19. Vinayaraj V S, Avinash Chaudhari, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi and Manoranjan Parida. Comparative Study of Pedestrian Critical Gap Estimation Methods at uncontrolled Mid-block Crosswalks. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

20. Rakesh Kulakarni, Akhilesh Chepuri, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Estimation of Saturation Flow at Signalised Intersections under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

21. Nimit Palsanawala, Omkar Bidkar, Raunak Kenny, Rajendra Meena, Gaurang Joshi and Shriniwas Arkatkar. Planning and designing of truck parking terminal at Kandla port, Gujarat. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

22. Joyjeet Chakraborty, Ayush Mishra, Pallav Kumar, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Effect of Shoulder Width on Traffic Flow Parameters on Two-Lane Undivided Roads. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

23. Avinash Chaudhari, Jiten Shah, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi and Manoranjan Parida. Evaluation of Safety margin of pedestrian at mid-blocks in India. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

24. Rupali Zope, Vasudevan N, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. Development of Household Travel Survey Instrument for Sustainable Transportation Planning. A Case Study of Indian cities. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

25. Bijul Raveendran, Sreejith Raveendran, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Lelitha Vanajakshi. Extraction of micro-level traffic characteristics uisng image processing technique under heterogeneous traffic. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

26. Soorya V.B., Raunak Mishra, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Lelitha Vanajakshi. Exploring short term bus travel time prediction methods under mixed traffic conditions. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

27. Manraj Singh Bains, Shriniwas Arkatkar, K S Anbumani and Siva Subramaniam. Optimizing Toll Plaza Operations for Reducing Operations Costs and Increasing Service Efficiency Using Micro Simulation Technique. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

28. Chintan Advani, Smit Thakkar, Bijul Raveendran, Sachin Shah, Shriniwas Arkatkar and Ashish Bhaskar. A Wi-Fi/Bluetooth sensor-based approach of measuring travel time and intersection-delay under mixed traffic conditions. Accepted for Presentation at 4th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG 2017) to be held during 17th to 20th December 2017 at Bombay.

2016

29. Chaudhary P M, Harsh Shah, Joshi G J and Arkatkar S S (2016) Use of Lime And Fly-Ash For Sub-Grade And Sub-Base Layers Of Flexible Pavements Of Rural Roads: Few Case Studies Of South Gujarat Region, International Conference on Sustainable Asphalt Pavement for Developing Countries (CONSAP) 11-12th March 2016 at CSIR-CRRI.

30. Aathira K Das., Vinayaraj V S Nivedita Khoker, Sriniwas S Arkatkar and G.J. Goshi Operational analysis of Surat BRTS Phase- I, Stage-II corridor, RACE-16 at SVNIT, Surat, 2016.

31. Chaudhary P M, Harsh Shah, Joshi G J and Arkatkar S S (2016) Rural Road Pavement subgrade & sub base Improvement with the Use of lime, lime & fly ash and Geosynthetics in South Gujarat region, National Conference on Fifteen Years of PMGSY, 6-7, August, 2016 at IIT Roorkee.

32. Rakesh Kulakarni, AkhileshChepuri, ShriniwasArkatkar, Gaurnag Joshi, (2016). “Estimation of Saturation Flow at Signalised Intersections under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions”. , In Proceedings of 3rd Conference of Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM), Bangalore, India

33. Vinayaraj VS, Vasudevan N, Chaudhari A, ShriniwasArkatkar and Gaurang Joshi. (2016). “Modelling of pedestrians Gap acceptance behaviour at midblock Crosswalks sections in Indian Metropolitans Cities”, In Proceedings of 3rd Conference of Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM), Bangalore, India.

34. Vasudevan N., ShriniwasS. Arkatkar, GaurangJ. Joshi (2016). “Travel Demand Elasticity Analysis for Work Purpose Trips by Heterogeneous Travellers in Indian Metropolitan City, Surat”, In Proceedings of 3rd Conference of Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM), Bangalore, India.

35. Srinivasula Reddy, AkhileshChepuri, Narayana Raju, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi (2016).”Safety Evaluation for Un-Signalized Intersections In Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions Using Simulation”, In Proceedings of 3rd Conference of Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM), Bangalore, India

36. Akhilesh Chepuri,Jairam R, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi (2016).”Travel Time Reliability-Based Performance Indicators Assessment for Bus Routes Using GPS-Based Bus Trajectory under Mixed Traffic Conditions” In Proceedings of 3rd Conference of Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM), Bangalore, India

37. Pallav Kumar, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi, Area Occupancy Based Optimized PCU values for multilane urban roads in India, accepted for presentation in 3rd CTSEM Conference held in Bangalore from 24th Nov 2016 to 25th Nov 2016.

38. Narayana Raju, Pallav Kumar, Chakradhar Reddy, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi, Methodology of Developing Vehicular Trajectories under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions, accepted for presentation in 3rd CTSEM Conference held in Bangalore from 24th Nov 2016 to 25th Nov 2016.

2015

39. Mathew Sonu, Ashish Dhamaniya , Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang JOSHI, Time Occupancy as Measure of PCU for Roundabouts, RATE15 at SVNIT, Surat, 2015.

40. Krishnanunni M., Agnivesh P, Pallav Kumar, Gaurang J. Joshi, Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, Mixed Traffic Flow Characteristics at Diverging Section on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, RATE15 at SVNIT, Surat, 2015.

41. ChaitraliShirke, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Gaurang Joshi, Study of Lane Choice Behavior of Different Vehicle Classes on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, RATE15 at SVNIT, Surat, 2015.

42. Zope Rupali, Arkatkar S., Joshi G. J., “Smart and Sustainable Mobility Solution in Urban Areas:A comparative study and proposed research framework”, National Conference of Sustainable and Smart Cities (SSC-15), SVNIT, Surat, P 51-59, 2015.

43. ShirkeChaitrali, G. J. Joshi, Vijaya Lakshmi Kandala, Shriniwas Arkatkar, Raghu Naik ” Overview of smart city concept and its implementation in India” National Conference on Sustainable & Smart Cities -2015 (SSC-15), CED, NIT Surat, India,2015

2014

44. Jabeena, M, Joshi, G. J., Arkatkar, S., Ravinder, K. “Study On Traffic Characteristics On Expressway – A Case Study Of Mahatma Gandhi Expressway” Colloquium on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management CTR, CED, NIT Calicut, India, 2014

45. AmolWagh, Joshi, G. J., “Study On Travel Time Reliability Indices For An Arterial Road In Surat City” Colloquium on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management CTR, CED, NIT Calicut, India, 2014

46. Jiten Shah, Joshi, G. J, PurnimaParida and S S Arkatkar “Pedestrian Flow Behavior Analysis For Stairway At Busy Suburban Rail Transit Station In India” Colloquium on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management CTR, CED, NIT Calicut, India, 2014

47. Manish Jain, S S Arkatkar and Joshi, G. J “Effect of road gradient on truck acceleration characteristic using mechanistic approach”Colloquium on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management CTR, CED, NIT Calicut, India, 2014

2013

48. Vijay Dhale and Shriniwas Arkatkar, “Empirical Study of Pedestrian Flow Characteristics in India” 6th Research Symposium on Urban Mobility India, Institute of Urban Transport, 2013.

2012

49. Behara, Krishna Nikhil Sumanth, Arkatkar, Shriniwas S., and Sarkar, Ashoke Kumar,A Composite Index to Measure the Perceived Inadequacy of Public Transportation, 5th Research Symposium on Urban Mobility India, Institute of Urban Transport, 2012.

50. JhaKartikeya and Shriniwas Arkatkar “Univariate Time Series Modeling for Traffic Volume Estimation” Proceedings of the National Conference on “National Conference on Urban Mobility-Challenges, Solutions and Prospects, IIT Madras July 13-14, 2012.

51. BalajiPonnu, RavikiranPuvvala and Shriniwas Arkatkar “Traffic Flow Modeling of the Delhi Gurgaon Expressway- An Empirical and a Simulation Approach” Proceedings of the National Conference on “National Conference on “Urban Mobility – Challenges, Solutions and Prospects”, IIT Madras July 13-14, 2012.

52. JhaKartikeya and Shriniwas Arkatkar “Traffic Forecasting Techniques for Projecting Vehicular Population in India” Proceedings of the National Conference and workshop on “Recent Advances in Traffic Engineering” at SVNIT Surat, India, June 7-9, 2012.

53. Singh Praveen, Gowda K.S., Arkatkar S.S. and Sarkar A.K. “Pedestrian gap acceptance behaviour analysis At midblock sections” Proceedings of the National Conference and workshop on “Recent Advances in Traffic Engineering” at SVNIT Surat, India June 7-9, 2012.

2009 and Before

54. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar “Analysis of Heterogeneous Traffic Flow Using Microscopic Simulation Technique” National Symposium on Innovations and Advances in civil Engineering, March 16-17, 2012, GGCT, Jabalpur, India, 29-40.
2009

55. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar and V. ThamizhArasan “Simulation of Heterogeneous Traffic Flow for Developing Capacity Guidelines for Intercity Roads” Student Symposium on Research in Civil Engineering. March 5–6, 2009, IIT Madras, India – (Best Paper Award).

56. V. Thamizh Arasan and Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Effect of Gradient on Vehicles of Heterogeneous Traffic on Intercity Roads” National Conference on Sustainable Urban Transportation: Issues and Management Strategies at SV National Institute of Technology, Surat, during 28-29 December 2007, pp. II1-7.

57. V. Thamizh Arasan and Shriniwas S. Arkatkar , “Capacity Standards for Intercity Roads” National Workshop on Characterisation of Urban Road Traffic, IIT Madras, Chennai, India, 9-10 March, 2007 pp 47-62.

58. V. Thamizh Arasan and Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Study of Heterogeneity of traffic on High Speed Roadways Using Computer Simulation“ was published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “High Speed Road Corridors” held at New Delhi, Organized by Indian Roads Congress, during23-24 September 2005.

59. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Environmental Planning as a Tool GIS-A Paradigm Shift” was published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “Urban Environmental Management” held at PeriyarManiammai College of Technology for Women, during 10-11 February 2003

60. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Flood & storm water management in urban areas: need for retrofitting approach ” was published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “Urban Environmental Management” held at PeriyarManiammai College of Technology for Women, during 10-11 February 2003

61. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Environmental Planning as a Tool Through RS and GIS-A case Study” was published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “Industrial pollution Control & Environmental Management” held at SV university, Tirupati, during 22-23 November-2002.

62. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Applications of Geomatics in urban planning” was presented & published in the proceedings of a National Conference on “GEOMATICS-2002” held at Bharthidasan University, Tiruchirrapalli, during 18-20 September 2002.

63. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar & Santosh S. Kolte, “Industrial Pollution Control by Preparation of Industrial Zoning Atlas” was presented & published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on“Pollution Prevention and Control in India”held at VNIT, Nagpur, during 2-3 March 2002.

64. Santosh S. Kolte&Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Prevention of Natural Water Pollution by Utilization and Reuse of Industrial Effluents-A Case Study” was presented & published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “Pollution Prevention and Control in India” held at VNIT, Nagpur, during 2-3 March 2002.

65. Shriniwas S. Arkatkar &Anurag A. Kandya, “GIS & its Environmental Applications” was presented & published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “Industrial Pollution and Environmental Degradation” held at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore during 14-15 September 2001.

66. Anurag A. Kandya&Shriniwas S. Arkatkar, “Natural Resource Management with Remote Sensing Techniques” was presented & published in the proceedings of a National Seminar on “Industrial Pollution and Environmental Degradation” held at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore during 14-15 September 2001.