Associate Faculty 

Prof. A.K. Gosain, PhD (IITD), Geographical Information System, Hydrologic Modelling, Watershed Management.

Email: gosain[at]civil.iitd.ac.in

Prof. Anoop Chawla, PhD (IITK), Mechanical Engineering: Expertise in CAD/CAM and mathematical modeling, biomechanics.  Presently involved in computer modeling of pedestrian crashes with truck fronts, and motorcycles with cars, FE modeling of human body, impact characterization of human tissues.

Email: achawla[at]mech.iitd.ernet.in

Prof. Anupam Diwan, PhD (IISc/B), Applied Mechanics: Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer and Renewable Energy.

Email: adewan[at]am.iitd.ernet.in
 Dr. Gazala Habib, PhD  (IIT/B) Civil Engineering: Aerosol Monitoring Characterisation and Modelling, Local Air Quality, Health and Climate Effects.

Email: gazala[at]civil.iitd.ac.in

Prof. Geetam Tiwari, PhD (Illinois), Transportation Planning: Expertise in traffic flow analysis, transportation planning and accident analysis. Currently involved in designing the high capacity bus systems for Delhi, analysis of alternative urban layouts, highway capacity analysis, traffic calming, sustainable transportation and road safety.

Email: geetamt[at]civil.iitd.ernet.in

Dr. K.N. Jha, PhD, Construction technology and management

Email: knjha[at]civil.iitd.ernet.in

Dr. Nomesh Bolia, PhD, Operations Research, Scheduling, Modeling in Wireless Networks, Logistics Improvisation

Email: nomesh[at]mech.iitd.ac.in .

Dr. N. Chatterjee, Ph.D. (London University),
Email: niladri[at]maths.iitd.ernet.in

Prof. Puneet Mahajan, PhD (Montana), Applied Mechanics: Expertise in dynamics and vibrations. Currently involved in modeling vibrations of tractors and their effect on drivers, helmet impact modeling.

Email: mahajan[at]am.iitd.ernet.in

Dr. Kalaga Ramachandra Rao, PhD (IIT/Kh), Transportation Engineering: Expertise in Mass Transit Planning, Traffic Flow Modeling and Road Accidents Analysis

Email: rrkalaga[at]civil.iitd.ac.in
Prof. Ravi Shankar, PhD (IIT/D), Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Project Management, Total Quality Management & Six Sigma, Strategic Technology Management, Quantitative modeling, Knowledge Management

Email: ravi1[at]dms.iitd.ac.in
Dr. Seema sharma, PhD (IIT/D), Economics statistics

Email: seemash@dms.iitd.ac.in

Prof. S. R. Kale, PhD (Stanford), Mechanical Engineering Expertise in thermodynamics and droplets and particle flow. Currently involved in assessing effects of vehicular pollution.

Email: srk[at]mech.iitd.ernet.in

Prof. Sanjeev Sanghi, PhD (CUNY, New York), Mechanical Engineering: Expertise in turbulence, fluid mechanics, non-linear mechanics and chaos, pollution studies and development of educational software.

Email: sanghi[at]am.iitd.ernet.in

Prof. Sudipto Mukherjee, PhD (OHIO STATE), Mechanical Engineering: Dynamics, vehicle crash modeling, biomechanics. Currently involved in motorcycle and three wheeler crash modeling, FE modeling of human body, impact characterization of human tissues.

Email: sudipto[at]mech.iitd.ernet.in

Prof. Subhashis Banerjee, PhD (I.I.Sc. Bangalore), Computer vision, robotics, real-time systems, image processing and pattern recognition.

Email: suban[at]sce.iitd.ernet.in
Prof. V.B. Upadhyay, PhD (McMaster), Econometrics, monitory economics and development economics.

Email: upadhyay[at]hss.iitd.ernet.in

 


External Experts Associated with TRIPP 
 


A.K. Roy, M.Tech. (IITB), Chemical Engineering: Societal systems, access and mobility.  President, Hazard Centre Sanchal Foundation.
Girish Agrawal, Ph.D.(Prudue Univ.), Geotechnical: Geoenvironmental subsurface investigation, transportation law & policy, geotechnics, infrastructure desigh & construction, computational neural networks as practical engineering tools for geotehnical data analyses .

 Email: lawgir[at]gmail.com
Prof. Dinesh Mohan, PhD (Michigan), Biomechanics and epidemiology: Expertise in human impact tolerance, vehicle crashworthiness and road safety research. Presently involved in design of safer truck fronts, analysis of highway crashes, analysis of tractor driver vibrations and interaction between safety and environmental policies.

Email: dineshmohan[at]outlook.com
Mathew Varghese, MBBS, MS (MAMC), Orthopaedics: Expertise in orthopaedic surgery and injury analysis. Currently involved in assessing effects of vibrations on spines of tractor drivers, analysis of injuries suffered by pedestrians hit by buses and trucks, and assessment of pre-hospital care methods. Head, Orthopaedics Department, St. Stephen's Hospital, Delhi.
Rajendra Ravi, Ph.D., Social Science:  He is Urban social planner, researcher, author and editor. Over the last couple of decades, he has spent his time studying various facets of urbanization, Urban Transport, society and democracy. The engagement has led him to produce a substantial literature on the related issues.
Currently he is part of Sustainable Urban Mobility Network India (SUMNET), World Car-free Network, National Cyclist Union and Institute for Democracy and Sustainability (IDS) Delhi.
   


PhD Scholars

 
     
  Abhaya Jha Naturalistic driving behaviour study
Achyut Das Study of the effect of geometric design features on capacity of hill roads
  Alok Nikhil Jha Context aware technology and systems
  Amit Chandra Multi objective optimization in construction project management
  Amit Sharma Urban landuse and transport modeling
Bhagwat Shishodia Heat transfer characteristic in helmet
  Deepty Jain Methodology for preparing low carbon mobility plans for Indian cities
  Dilip Patel Safety issues in project management
Gaurav Pandey Modelling and risk assessment of heterogeneous traffic
  Harikrishna Gaddam Macroscopic modelling in heterogeneous traffic environment
  Hemant Kumar Suman Analysis of travel behavior and impact of demand management interventions on non captive bus users
  H.M. Naqvi Establishing relationship between elements of highway engineering on crashes on national highways in India
  Kanhaiya Lal Mishra Issues in human body FE modelling
  Khyati Verma Human body model (thorax modelling and its validation)
  Mohit Kumar Singh Simulation of hetrogeneous traffic at signalized intersections
  Mukund Kumar Sinha Private participation in metro rail projects in India: challenges and way forward
Navdeep Kumar Asija Road safety risk assessment of modern toll plazas and standardization of its geometric design
  Nilanjana De Bakshi Urban freight studies
Piyush Gaur Thorax model building and validation - diaphragm and aorta
  Priyansh Singh Pavement materials
 

P V Pradeep Kumar

Transportation Planning and Environment
  Sandeep Gandhi Mode choice initiators in public transport demand modelling
  Sanyam Sharma Finite element human body modelling direction
  S.B. Ravi Gadepalli Vehicle and crew scheduling optimisation of city bus system
 

Shalini Rankavat

Evaluation of road infrastructure for pedestrian safety
  Sneha Lakhotia
Framework to determine the level of service of urban bus systems - case study: Delhi

Sumeet Gupta

Road traffic injury prevention and highway safety
  Tarapada Mandal Pedestrian evacation strategies in emergencies
  W A Lakew Human body modelling requirements for vulnerable road users

Ph.D. Completed
 

Name of the scholar

Title of the project

Tushar Rajaram Gawade

Stability and crashworthiness of three wheeled vehicles

Anvita Anand

Socio-Economic Impact Assessment (SEIA) Methodology for Urban Transport Projects

Akshya Sen

Optimal pricing of urban transport - A case of Delhi

P. Praveen Kumar

Dynamic studies on shell materials and ventilation in motorcycle helmets
B. Karthikeyan Characterization of the compressive impact response of muscles
Anurag Soni Study the effect of thigh and leg muscle activation on the response of human knee to impact loading
Mukti Advani Demand model for public transport trips: case study Delhi
Dhaval Jani Tool for positioning human body FE model
O P Agarwal Institutional arrangements for the provision of urban public transport
Hemant N Warhatkar In-vivo measurement of constitutive properties
Himani Jain Development of a bicycle demand estimation model incorporating land use sensitive parameters: case of Pune city, India

S.K. Lohia

Development of service level benchmarks for sustainable urban transport in India
S S L N Sarma Travel demand estimation of low income households in informal settlements: case study Delhi
P.S. Kharola A systems approach to estimate the optimal modal mix of passenger transport
Mariya Khatoon Statistical modeling for road crossing behavior of pedestrians on urban roads
Hariharan S Subramanian Methodology for design of vehicle front of an urban car for safety of vulnerable road users
Mike W.J. Arun Characterization of long bones bending under impact
Rahul Goel Measuring public health effects of urban transportation in Delhi
S M Hasan Mahadvi Bus transit network planning for small to medium sized cities
Pankaj Prajapati Estimation traffic crash risk to different road users in urban areas and its impact on mode choice: case study Vadodara city, India

 


M.Tech Students (Current)
 


M.Tech Completed
 

Varun Use of angle of repose as an indicator of mixture properties
Snehlata Thakur Impact of socio psychological variables on public transportation mode choice
Snehlata Handling missing data issues while predicting pavement temperature
Rajat Gupta Meta-anlysis of crash modification factors in road safety on highways
Jatin Bhutani Level of service estimation for in-vehicle travel in buses-case study of Delhi
Hitesh Kumar Meena Trip generation model for mixed land use development
Ashwani Kumar Ahcaracteristics of freight vehicles in Delhi and trip attraction model for vehicle coming from outside Delhi
Neeraj Sinha Speed characteristics on hill roads
Akash Rout Microscopic Modelling of Pedestrian Flow Characteristics
Karanjeet Kour Optimization of aggregate gradation using bailey method
Chandrama Prasad Caliberating HDM 4 for 4-lane divided highway
Mehvesh Mushtaq Study on vehicular speed and delay analysis in Delhi bus transport system using time series analysis /OR/ Analytics in trucking logistics operations/Dynamic routing of pickup/delivery vehicle
Sandeep Gandhi Development of bus performance measures
Yogender Singh Impact of traffic calming at highway work zone
Amit Bazaz Safety climate in Indian construction industry
Meenakshi Finding and implementing factors improving safety and productivity simultaneously
Atul Kumar Low carbon mobility alternatives for intra-urban freight movement
Jiregna Debelo Quality assurance for wearing courses in asphalt pavements
Arun Baby Impact analysis of helmets and combined lagrangian-eulerian analysis of head
Sounak Mojumder Characterization of polymers under high speed impact for use in FE modelling of Automobiles
Sumana Biswas Assessment of pedestrian risk at grade separated junction in an urban area
Harish Nalam Development of real world driving cycle for various traffic conditions in India
Ranjan Prakash Evaluation of road safety management on road widening
Anjanee Kumari Traffic signal modeling using cellular automata
Rajeeva Kumar Sharma GIS application for transport infrastructure management
Vishwadeep Comparison of geometric design consideration for exclusive left lane for buses vs central lane for buses
Pushpita Mandal Optimal design of speed reducing devices on higheays
Ashutosh Singh baghel Driving cycle documentation and its effect on vehicular emissions and fuel consumption
Raghu Vamsi Crash reconstruction
Joel Kishing Microdrop system
Akil Arshad Aerodynamics of air flow through the engine conmpartment of conventional bus
Raghu Vamsi Kanugula Crash reconstruction using multi body simulation and optimization technique
Debasis Sahoo Effect of road divider design on motorcycle stability
Vishwa Deep Comparison of exclusive lanes for buses:curbside lanes v/s median lanes
Hemant Arora Delta configuration based micro manipulation system
Ganesh Ramesh Kakade Pedestrian-car crash reconstruction and head injury correlation
Kranthi Teja CH SHPB for bones
Zafar Haider Dynamic studies on shell materials and ventilation in motorcycle helmets
Shruti Lomte Estimating factors influencing bicycle choice in urban areas- A case of Pune, India
Jyothi Chava Network assignment model for bicycles based on bicycle compatibility index
Rishi Gupta Analysis of traffic safety for geometric and landuse characteristics for the selected highway segments

Ashish Nayak

Crash simulation of Indian truck and buses

Abhijeet Parihar

Validation of human body FE models (knee)

Lala Ram Patel

Crash reconstruction
Narendra Singh Panwar Comparison of close and open BRT System
S.B. Ravi Gadepalli Evaluating the impact of free left turns on traffic behaviour at signalized intersections
Amit Aggarwal Road safety audit on selected national highway
Bishnu Charan Dehury Economics of public transport operation

Navdeep Asija

Road safety audit of National Highways in India

Siddharth Jain

Validation of human cervical spine under different impact condition
Walesh Kumar Modeling of rupture of materials under impact loading

V. Pavan Kumar

Study of the ISO 13232 FST side impact configurations through computer simulation

Adity Shekhar

Material characterization of human bone under impact by inverse mapping in FE simulation
P Anantha Lakshmi Planning criteria for urban public transport system
Dinesh Kumar Demand assessment for public transportation system
Tripti Jha Innovations in Project Planning for the Implementation of High Capacity Bus System
Marathe Ratnakar Shrikrishna Material Characterization of Soft Tissues in Compression and Impact
Kanhaiya Lal Mishra Material Characterization of Live Body Organs using inverse FEM analysis
Babu Jadhav Design of viscoelastic split hopkinson pressure bar for soft biological tissues
Tushar S. Baviskar Developing methodologies for damaged base accident investigation involving 2 wheelers
Sagar S Umale Developing a virtual environment of drilling a bone in wrist surgery
S S Pathan Tracking the anatomical and mechanical axis during knee surgery
Varun Grover Car accident reconstruction and head injury correlation
Satyanarayana Gondu Material characterization of soft tissues under tension
Biradar Ashok Rudragoud Evaluation of effectiveness of leg guard bars in an Indian motorcycle using computer simulations
Manisha Kathuria Bus Allocation and Routing
Girish Sharma Finite element meshing of human bones from MRI raw data
Dileep Kumar Finite element simulation of mobile deformable barrier used for car side impact crash test
Deepak Appaso Chougule A study of leg impact implication on bumper design

 


B.Tech Students (Current)
 
 
 
 


B.Tech. Completed
 
  Apurv Bansal Development of mode choice model for potential bicycle users
  Nidhi Arora Network assignment model for bicycles
  Niharika Singh Modification for HCM 2000 for evaluation of capacity and saturation flow at signalized intersections
  Prateek Choudhary Modification for HCM 2000 for evaluation of level of service of urban intersections including pdestrian
  Richa Bansal
Tushar Sharma
Rollover stabilization in electric vehicles
  Nitish Sabharwal
Shubham Rao
Manufacturing of an artificial cartilage testing rig providing optimal flexion extension motion under constant loading
  Arnab Roy Evaluating equity in transport planning case study: Delhi
  Udit Gupta
Subhanshu Saxena
Design of signal cycle for Chirag Delhi intersection
 
  Mukesh Pant Traffic analysis of intersections on GIS platform
  Varun Sayal
Vikram Joshi
Demand estimation for HCBS on selected corridor and design implication
  Atul Magoon
Anshul Gupta
Design of optimal signal plan for selected junction and developing indicator to evaluate IT
 

Siddharth Singh

Risk analysis of traffic accidents in Delhi on GIS platform
  Sanyog Vadav Design and analysis of helmet
  Tanpreet Singh
Vijay Jain
FE simulation to study the kinematics of the knee joint after surgery
  Manvinder Singh
Rohit Day
Dynamic analysis of bicycle and pedestrian injuries for various crash situations using MADYMO

 
Ashish Chandra Simulation Modeling of High Capacity Bus System on a selected corridor in Delhi using Transport Simulation Software AIMSUN
  Robin Kumar Safety Audit in Urban Transportation
  Pankaj Maheshwari GIS Application in Urban Traffic Safety
  Albinder Singh Dhindsa Design Details of Modern Roundabouts
  Ashutosh Saxena Risk factor analysis of road traffic crashes
  Purnish Dave Multicity analysis of road accident indices
  Amitayush Bahri Kinematic analysis of human wrist
 

Siddharth Singh

Risk Analysis of Traffic Accidents in Delhi on GIS Platform 

 

Mukesh Pant

Traffic Analysis of Intersections on GIS Platform

  Anant Sudarshan Kinematic analysis of human wrist
  Saurav Raaj Bicycle Crash Modelling
  Sunil Kaler Bicycle Crash Modelling
     

 


Current Staff
 
 

 

Name & Position

Title of the Project

  Abhaya Jha
Project Scientist
M.Tech.(Mech)
 
Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)  

 

Deepty Jain
Project Scientist
M.Planning
Promoting Low Carbon Transport in India

Hari Chand
Project Attendant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Hema Narang
Project Assistant
B.A.
Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Mahesh Kumar Gaur
Project Officer
M.A.; B.A.; PGDBA; DTM&E
Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
 
 

 
  Paranjyoti Lahakar
Project Associates
B.Tech.(Civil)
 
Pedestrian Safety Public Transport Systems: Infrastructure, Operations, Vehicles, Policies and Legislation
 
 
  Sneha Lakhotia
Project Scientist
M.E.(Civil)

Pedestrian Safety Public Transport Systems: Infrastructure, Operations, Vehicles, Policies and Legislation
 
  Suman Dwivedi
Project Assistant
Ph.D.
Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
     
     
     


Past Project Staff

   
Rahul Goel, Research Associates Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Maria Khatoon, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Kuber Singh, Senior Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
Vandana Bhartiya, Project Assistant The Bicycle Partnership Programme 2007-2010
Rabindra Kar, Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
 
P.Praveen Kumar, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
Mukesh Kumar, Project Attendant
 
Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
 
Jyothi Chava, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Himani Jain, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Arjun Singh, Project Assistant The Bicycle Partnership Programme 2007-2010
Ruchi Varma, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Prathap C, Project Scientist Estimation of Emissions and Fuel Consumption of in-use Vehicles in Different Driving Conditions
Sweety Sharma, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Zafar Haider, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)

Sandeep Singh, Project Scientist

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Jayant Jangra, Project Associate

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Hemant M. Punekar, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training
Abhishek Auluck, Project Assistant Low Cost Mobility Initiative
Vaishali Patankar, Project Associate India Livable Community Initiative

Rakesh Kumar, Project Scientist

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Kuber Singh, Jr. Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Madhav Prasad Tunuguntla, Project Scientist

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Dhwani Rastogi, Project Assistant Low Cost Mobility Initiative

Arvind Saraswat, Project Associate

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Jayant Jangra, Project Associate

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Kavita Vanvari, Sr Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Sudhir K Srivastava, Sr. Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Pankaj Tanwar, Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Sneha Bhaskar, Sr. Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training

Ajay Srivastava, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training
B. Sriram, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training
Rajeev Kumar, Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training
Visweshwar Rao Tankala, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training
Anusha Narne, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Pankhuri Kathuria, Project Scientist

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Ankur Seth, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modeling)
Anvita Anand, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Sushant Gaurav, Sr. Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Dheeraj Gupta, Senior Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Sandeep Gandhi, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Arjun Singh, Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Dharmendra Kumar, Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Mrigendra Pratap, Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Mrinalini Goswami, Project Assistant

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Navdeep Kumar Asija, Project Scientist

Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)

Sadre Alam, Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Shailendra Singh, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Vijay Vikram Singh, Project Associate Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
Ganesh Dutt, Junior Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling) 
P. Devendra Kumar, Project Associates Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
P. Kannan, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
P Devendra Kumar, Project Associates
 
Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)
SSLN Sarma, Project Scientist Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Transportation Research)
 
Dr. Sarath K Guttikunda, Project Scientist Public Health Impacts in Urban Environments of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategies (PURGE)
Vijendra Kumar. Project Assistant Sustainable Urban Transport in Less Motorized Countries: Research & Training (Safety Modelling)