Research Guidance (PhD)

Research Guidance (PhD) at SVNIT Surat

  1. Pallav Kumar: Study of Traffic Flow Characteristics on Multi-lane Urban Roads in India (Defended in October 2018)
  2. Akhilesh Chepuri: Study of Travel Time Reliability on Bus Routes in selected Indian cities (Defended in August 2019)
  3. Avinash Choudhary: Study of Pedestrian Flow Characteristics on crosswalks at mid-block and intersections in India (Defended in December 2019)
  4. S S V V N Surya Narayana Raju: Driving Behavior Analysis for Modeling and Monitoring Mixed Traffic Stream Using Trajectory Data (Defended in June 2020)
  5. Vasudevan N: Mode and activity preference behavior of heterogeneous travelers in Indian metropolitan city, Surat. (Defended in July 2020)
  6. Manish Jain: Study of Traffic Flow Characteristics on Two-lane Undivided Roads in India (Pre-synopsis Stage)
  7. Rupali Zope: Study of Sustainable Urban Transportation Systems in India (Pre-synopsis Stage)
  8. Asir Khan: Study of Traffic Flow Characteristics at Roundabouts in India (in progress since August 2015)
  9. Ninad Gore: Application of Wi-Fi/ Bluetooth sensors for capturing road-traffic patterns under heterogeneous traffic conditions (Registered January 2018)
  10. Nandan Dawda: Study on integration of multi-modal transportation systems for Indian cities. (Registered January 2018)
  11. Ritvik Chauhan : Traffic flow analysis at un-signalized intersection under mixed traffic conditions  (Registered July 2018)
  12. Aninda Bijoy paul: Use of proximal safety indicators in quantifying safety at un-signalized intersections. (Registered July 2019)
  13. Jaydip Goyani: Study on the effect of geometric elements on traffic flow characteristics on rural roads. (Registered January 2020)
  14. Omkar Bidkar: Study on the effect of work zone on
    traffic flow characteristics and traffic safety. (Registered January 2020)

Research Guidance (M tech Dissertations) at SVNIT Surat

  1. Jabeena M: Study On Mixed Traffic Flow Behaviour On Intercity Expressway: A Case Study Of Mahatma Gandhi Expressway (July 2014)
  2. AmolWagh: Study on travel time reliability for a Metropolitan corridor: A Case Study (July 2014)
  3. Asir Khan: Mixed Traffic Gap Acceptance Behavior At Four Legged Rotary Intersection (July 2014)
  4. Prasad Hinukale: Study on Operating Speeds of Vehicles on Two-Lane Roads in Hilly Terrain,(July 2014)
  5. AkhileshChepuri: Study of travel time variation and reliability for a fixed route A Case Study in Surat, (August 2015)
  6. Rakesh Kulkarni Estimation of Saturation Flow at Signalized Intersections under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions, (August 2015)
  7. Nipjyoti Bharadwaj, Estimating Capacity and Level of Service Thresholds on Intercity Expressways: A case study of National Expressway-1 (August 2015)
  8. K.A. SriniVasula Reddy: Evaluation of Safety by developing Proximal Safety Indicators at Un-Signalized Intersection using Micro Simulation (August 2015)
  9. Jairam R “Real-Time Bus Travel Time Prediction Using GPS Based Historical Data”, Defended in (July 2016).
  10. S S V V N Surya Narayana Raju, “Calibration of Vehicle Following Models Using Trajectory Data Under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions” Defended in (July 2016).
  11. Vinayraj V S “Study of Pedestrian Flow Characteristics on Crosswalk at Midblock in India” (July 2016).
  12. Bijul Raveendran “Flow Modelling of Mixed Traffic based on Inter-Vehicular Spacing using Image Processing” (July 2017). Now pursuing PhD at IIT Bombay
  13. Ayush Mishra “Safety Assessment using proximal safety indicator and study of driver`s collision avoidance behaviour at unsignalised intersection in Surat.” (July 2017). Joined L&T ECC, Mumbai.
  14. Soorya V. B. “Traffic count Prediction using Time Series Analysis on Toll Plazas” (July 2017)
  15. Raunak V. Kenny “Travel time reliability on bus routes in Surat and Indore City” (July 2017). Joined SVNIT, Surat as Project Associate.
  16. Tania Ann Joseph “Methodology to simulate traffic operations at roundabouts in India” (July 2017). Joined L&T Infra, Chennai.
  17. Deepa Dileep “Calibration of Vehicle Following Models using Trajectory data for Intercity Expressways” (July 2017). Now working at WSP, Noida.
  18. Smit Thakkar “Determining travel time reliability and prediction using Wi-Fi sensors under heterogeneous traffic conditions” (July 2018)
  19. Sachin shah “Estimating  perceived level of service on Intercity expressway” (July 2018)
  20. Nishant Pawar “Examining drivers dilemma and safety assessment at un-signalised T-Intersections under mixed traffic conditions ” (July 2018)
  21. Learie Milleve “Assesing the performance of public buses and user perception” (July 2018)
  22. Geetashree “Study of lane changing behavior on uninterrupted urban multilane road using trajectory data”(July 2018)
  23. Chintan Advani “Deriving travel patterns using WiFi sensors for Indian traffic  conditions: A few case studies” (July 2018)
  24. Shubham sharma “Fundamental understanding on the use of Emerging Technologies for Traffic and Transit Operations”(August 2019)
  25. Vikram Singh ” Development of new travel time reliability index using Wi-Fi sensor under mixed traffic conditions”(August 2019)
  26. Manish Choudhary “Influence of geometric design consistency on vehicle operational characteristics of hilly terrain” (August 2019)
  27. Trupti More “Determination of colossal factors for predicting noise levels on urban arterial” (August 2019)
  28. Nishigandha Jukte “Algorithm development for detection and measurement of pavement distress using image processing approach” (August 2019)
  29. Rahul Deshwal “Dis-aggregate traffic forecasting and diversion analysis for inter regional traffic corridor using econometric approach”(August 2019)
  30. Jaydip Goyani “Safety assessment at un-signalized tintersections under mixed traffic conditions using proactive approach” (December 2019)
  31. Pratik Diyora “Study on Macroscopic analysis of traffic flow
    using Wi-Fi sensor based derived travel time data” (August 2020)
  32. Vattsal Shah: “Driving behaviour analysis of discharging
    vehicles at signalized intersections”
  33. Jay Mistry: “Microsimulation based analysis of Kamrej
    Intersection at Surat”(May 2020)
  34. Surya H R: “Stability Analysis of Indian Traffic Using Car
    Following Models on Trajectory Data” (May 2020)
  35. Abhijeet Pangavhane, “Surat Urban Transit Network Design Problem
    Using Genetic Algorithm” (May 2020)
  36. Yawar Ali. “Safety Assessment at Signalised intersection
    using vehicular trajectories” (May 2020)
  37. Purvang Chaudhari, “Influence of Geometry Design Inconsistency
    On Vehicle’s Operating Characteristics in Hilly Terrain” (May 2020)

Research Guidance (M tech and B Tech Dissertations) at BITS Pilani

  1. Subodh Kant Dubey: Route Choice Modeling using Fuzzy Logic, (ME Transportation) completed in 2011.
  2. Nilesh Deshpande: Mapping of Accidents Using GIS in Pilani, (BE) completed in 2011.
  3. Nitish Sharma: Study of Heterogeneous Traffic Flow Characteristics on two-lane roads; (BE) completed in 2010.
  4. Balaji P.: Characteristics of Expressways Bottlenecks Operating at Capacity, (ME Transportation)completed in 2012.
  5. Nikhil Sumanth: Evaluation of Accessibility Index based on Equivalent Travel Times for a residential location in Jaipur city, (ME Transportation) completed in 2012.
  6. Praveen Singh: Modelling Pedestrian Gap Acceptance Behaviour at Mid-Block Crosswalk, (ME Transportation) completed in 2012.
  7. Sagar Kurle: Study of Lane usage on Expressways: An Empirical Analysis completed in 2013 (ME Transportation).
  8. Vijay Dhale: Study of Pedestrian Traffic Flow Characteristics on Sidewalks in India completed in 2013 (ME Transportation).
  9. Kartikeya Jha: Application of Traffic Forecasting Techniques for Projecting Vehicular Population in India (B.E.) completed in 2012.
  10. Ravikiran P: Modelling Traffic Flow on Indian Roads using Micro-simulation completed in 2013 (B.E.).
  11. Manojpal Reddy Nagavelli: Development Of Real Optimal Bus Scheduling And Time – Table With Headway Control Model, completed in May 2013 (B.E.)
  12. Saurabh Ahuja: Simulating Bus Rapid Transit Systems on Indian Roads, completed in May 2013 (B.E.)
  13. Sukrit Narula: Methodology for Simulating Heterogeneous Traffic on Expressways in Developing Countries: A Case Study in India, completed in May 2013 (B.E.).