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Prof. K. V. R. Ravi Shankar

Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: ravikvr@nitw.ac.in : 8332969262

Specialization: Transportation Engineering / Traffic Engineering

  • Interested Ph.D. students willing to work in the area of Two-wheeler safety, Pedestrian-Vehicular Interactions, Safety at Median Opeings and Curved sections, and Crowd Behavioural Modelling are encouraged to apply aginst regular notification on the institute website.

  • Motivated Post-Doctoral fellows are requested to contact me with their latest CV and a Research Statment.

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Research Interests

1. Pedestrian behavioral analysis and modeling.

2. Crowd dynamic analysis and emergency evacuation planning.

3. Pedestrian-Vehicle Interaction Safety Analysis.

4. Non-lane based behavior modeling and nanoscopic model development.

5. Capacity analysis of highways under mixed traffic conditions.

 

Education

1. Ph.D. in Transportation Systems Engineering from Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay; thesis titled Modeling of Vehicle-type Dependent Behaviour in Mixed Traffic Conditions, Feb. 2011. (Supervisor: Prof. Tom V. Mathew)

2.  M.Tech. in Transportation Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, 2004.

3.  B.Tech. in Civil Engineering from Kakatiya University, Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, 2002.

 

Experience

1. Associate Professor, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Warangal, Telangana, India, 18 July 2022 - Till date.

2. Assistant Professor in National Institute of Technology (NIT) Warangal (Grade I and II), Telangana,  India from Apr. 2012- 17 July 2022.

3. Associate Professor in GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh from Feb. 2011-Mar. 2012.

4. Research Scholar in the Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay from June 2006- Dec 2010.

 5. Assistant Professor in GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh from December 2004- June 2006.        

Course Taught Previously

Courses Currently Handling 

I Semester 

  • M.Tech. I Year: CE5602 TRAFFIC ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

  • B.Tech. IV Year: CE419 TRAFFIC ENGINEERING

II Semester

  •  M.Tech. I Year: CE5654: ROAD SAFETY ENGINEERING 

  •  M.Tech. I Year: CE5664: INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

 

 

Publications

Journals   (Total: 41) 

SCI/Scopus/Web of Science

  1. Dharma Teja Godumula and K. V. R. Ravi Shankar (2023) Safety evaluation of horizontal curves on two lane rural highways using machine learning algorithms: A priority-based study for sight distance improvements, Traffic Injury Prevention, 24:4, 331-337. (SCI, IF: 2.183, https://doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2023.2184203)

  2. Lalam Govinda, M.R. Sai Kiran Raju, K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2022), "Pedestrian-vehicle interaction severity level assessment at uncontrolled intersections using machine learning algorithms", Safety Science, Volume 153, 2022. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2022.105806; SCI; Impact Factor: 6.392)  

  3. Eswar, S. ., Seelam, S., & Shankar, K. R. . (2023). ANALYSIS AND MODELING OF THE USER-PERCEIVED LEVEL OF SERVICE FOR FOOT OVER BRIDGE STAIRWAYS INSIDE INTERCITY RAILWAY STATIONS. Jurnal Teknologi85(1), 141-148. (Scopus; https://doi.org/10.11113/jurnalteknologi.v85.18444

  4. Lalam Govinda and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2023), “Pedestrian Gap Acceptance Behavioral Modelling at Midblock and Uncontrolled Intersections”, U. Porto Journal of Engineering, Vol. 9 (1), 150-159. (Scopus, IF: 0.357) (https://doi.org/10.24840/2183-6493_009-001_001113).

  5. Ramireddy Sushmitha, Seelam Srikanth, Ravishankar K.V.R., E. Sanjeeva Rayudu (2022), "Bunching Effect of Motorised Two Wheelers on Delay at Signalized Intersections under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions", European Transport \ Trasporti Europei (2022) Issue 89, Paper 5. (Scopus, https://doi.org/10.48295/ET.2022.89.5)

  6. Lalam Govinda and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2022), “A critical review on Pedestrian Road Crossing Behaviour and Pedestrian-Vehicle Interactions”, Innov. Infrastruct. Solut. 7, 313. (Scopus, https://doi.org/10.1007/s41062-022-00917-6)

  7. Ramireddy Sushmitha , Seelam Srikanth , K. V. R Ravi Shankar (2022), "Impact of Side Friction on Saturation Flow at Signalized Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions", U.Porto Journal of Engineering, Vol.8 (6), 90-101. (Scopus, https://doi.org/10.24840/2183-6493_008.006_0007)

  8. Sushmitha, R., Kumar, R.L.V.P., Ravi Shankar, K.V.R. (2022) Impact of vehicle type on stopping sight distance at signal-controlled intersections in heterogeneous traffic conditions. Innov. Infrastruct. Solut. 7, 364 (2022). (Scopus, https://doi.org/10.1007/s41062-022-00963-0)

  9. Poojari Yugendar and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2021), “Multi-regime modelling for large congregation”, Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE: Transport), Vol. 174(6), 394-403. (SCI, https://doi.org/10.1680/jtran.18.00077; Impact Factor:1.106 ; Citations:2)

  10. Ramireddy Sushmitha, Vineeth reddy Ala, Ravishankar KVR, Arpan Mehar (2021), "Acceleration and Deceleration Rates of Various Vehicle Categories at Signalized Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions", Periodica Polytechnica Transportation Engineering, Vol. 49(4), 324-332. (Scopus, https://doi.org/10.3311/PPtr.16796; Impact Factor:1.66)

  11. Sushmitha, R. and Ravishankar, K. V. R. (2021), "Measuring Control Delays at Signalized Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions" Slovak Journal of Civil Engineering, vol.29, no.3, pp.31-40. https://doi.org/10.2478/sjce-2021-0019 (ESCI; Impact Factor: 0.14)

  12. Ramireddy Sushmitha and KVR Ravishankar (2021), "Effect of pedestrian crossing on saturation flow at signalized intersections in mixed traffic conditions", Suranaree J. Sci. Technol. 28(2), 1-12. (Scopus, http://ird.sut.ac.th/e-journal/Journal/pdf/190101611.pdf; Impact Factor: 0.35)

  13. Lalam Govinda, Dodappaneni Abhigna, Parvathy M Nair, and K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2020), “Comparative Study of Pedestrian Crossing Behaviour at Uncontrolled Intersection and Midblock Locations”, Transportation Research Procedia, Vol. 48, pp 698-706. (Scopus, IF: 2.63; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trpro.2020.08.070)

  14. Ramireddy Sushmitha and KVR Ravishankar (2020), "Modelling Saturation flow at signalized intersections in mixed traffic conditions: Artificial Neural Network approach", Suranaree Journal of Science and Technology, Volume 28(1), 1-11. (Scopus, http://ird.sut.ac.th/e-journal/Journal/pdf/190101824.pdf; Impact Factor: 0.35)

  15. Abhigna, D., Brahmankar, D. P., Ravishankar, K. V. R. (2020) “Multi Vehicle-Type Right Turning Gap-Acceptance and Capacity Analysis at Uncontrolled Urban Intersections”, Periodica Polytechnica Transportation Engineering, 48(2), pp. 99–108. (Scopus, Citations:2; https://doi.org/10.3311/PPtr.9744; Impact Factor: 0.66)

  16. Susmita Ramireddy and Ravishankar KVR (2020), “Effect of Vehicle Composition on Saturation Flow at Signalized Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions”, IET Intelligent Transport Systems, Special Issue: Traffic Theory and Modelling in the Era of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, Vol. 14(7), 647-656. (SCI, https://doi.org/10.1049/iet-its.2019.0470, Impact Factor: 2.05, Citations:1)

  17. Susmita Ramireddy and Ravishankar KVR (2020), "Effect of encroaching vehicles on saturation flow at signalized intersections in mixed traffic conditions", Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India)-Series A, 101, 273-279. (Scopus, Citations:3, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40030-019-00425-4; Impact factor: 0.96)

  18. EswarSala and Ravishankar K V R (2019), "Effect of Passageway Width on Pedestrians Flow Characteristics in Intercity Railway Stations", Transport and Telecommunication, Volume 20, No. 4, 357–364. (Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.86, https://doi.org/10.2478/ttj-2019-0029)

  19. Poojari Yugendar and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2019), “The effect of physical factors on crowd walking behavior at religious gatherings”, Quality and Quantity, International Journal of Methodology, Vol. 53(6), 2969–2982. (Scopus, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11135-019-00911-8; Impact Factor: 3.02)

  20. Poojari Yugendar and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2019), “Neuro-Fuzzy based crowd speed analysis at mass gathering events”, Jordan Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 13, No. 3, 446-458. (Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.45, Citations:1, http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85073377968&partnerID=MN8TOARS)

  21. Yugendar P. and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2019), “Analysis of crowd flow parameters using Artificial Neural Network”, The Journal of Transport and Telecommunication, Vol. 19(4), 335-345. (Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.86, https://doi.org/10.2478/ttj-2018-0028; Citations:3)

  22. Poojari Yugendar and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2018), “Crowd behavioural analysis at a mass gathering event”, Journal of KONBiN, Vol. 46, 5-20. (Scopus, Impact factor: 0.26, Citations:7, https://doi.org/10.2478/jok-2018-0020)

  23. K.V.R. Ravishankar and Parvathy M. Nair (2018), "Pedestrian Risk Analysis at Uncontrolled Midblock and Unsignalized Intersections", Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Vol. 5, Issue 2, 137-147, Elsevier Publications. (Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.60, Citations:31; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtte.2017.06.005)

  24. Abhigna, D., Ramees, M., and Ravishankar, K. V. R. (2018), “Effect of gap acceptance behavior of the right turning vehicles on the major road stream for uncontrolled intersections under mixed traffic conditions”, International Journal of Engineering-Transcations-C:Aspects, Vol. 31, No. 6, 870-876. (Scopus, http://www.ije.ir/Vol31/No6/C/2-2812.pdf, Impact Factor: 0.56)

  25. Jaya Krishna Jammula, Rajesh Bera, Ravishankar K.V.R. (2018),"Travel Time Prediction Modelling in Mixed Traffic Conditions", International Journal for Traffic and Transport Engineering, Vol. 8, Issue 1, 135-147. (Scopus, http://dx.doi.org/10.7708/ijtte.2018.8(1).10, Impact Factor: 1.15; Citations:3)

  26. Monalisa Patra, Eswar Sala, K.V.R. Ravishankar (2017), “Evaluation of pedestrian flow characteristics across different facilities inside a railway station”, Transportation Research Procedia, Elsevier Publications, Vol. 25, 4763-4770. (Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.61, Citations:21; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trpro.2017.05.488)

  27. D. Abhigna, Sindhu Kondreddy, K.V. R. Ravishankar (2016), "Effect of vehicle composition and delay on roundabout capacity under mixed traffic conditions", Archives of Transport, Vol. 40, Issue 4, 7-14.(DOI: https://10.5604/08669546.1225456) (Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.21, Citations:9)

  28. Tom V. Mathew and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2012), “Neural network based vehicle-following model for mixed traffic conditions”, International Journal of Transport Economics, Engineering and Law (European Transport/ TransportiEuropei), Issue 52, Paper No. 1, 1-15. (ISSN: 1825-3997). (Scopus, Impact Factor: 1.34; Citations: 18, https://ideas.repec.org/a/sot/journl/y2012i52p4.html)

  29. Tom V. Mathew and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2011), “Car-following behavior in traffic having mixed vehicle-types”, Transportation Letters: The International Journal of Transportation Research, J. Ross Publishing, Vol. 3, Issue 2, 109-122. (https://doi.org/10.3328/TL.2011.03.02.109-122, SCI, Impact Factor: 3.59; Citations: 12)

  30. K.V.R. Ravishankar and Tom V. Mathew (2011), “Vehicle-type dependent car-following model for heterogeneous traffic conditions”, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 137, No. 11, 775-781. (https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)TE.1943-5436.0000273) (SCI, Impact Factor: 2.19; Citations: 55)

Peer Reviewed

  1. Anjali S. Langade, Sushmitha Ramireddy, KVR Ravishankar (2021), "Effect of Vehicle Composition on Signalized Intersection Capacity", Trends in Transport Engineering and Applications. 2021; Vol.  8(3), 1-7. (https://engineeringjournals.stmjournals.in/index.php/TTEA/article/view/5815)

  2. Ramireddy Sushmitha and KVR Ravishankar (2020), "Effect of Encroaching Vehicles on Capacity of Signalized intersections in Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions", International Journal of Transportation Engineering and Traffic System, Vol. 6(1), 1-8. (tps://doi.org/10.37628/jtets.v6i1.579)

  3. Eswar. S. and Ravishankar. K.V. R. (2019), “Pedestrian Walking Speed Variation with Width of Stairway in Intercity Railway Stations.” Trends in Transportation Engineering and Applications, Vol. 6, No. 3, 9-19. (https://engineeringjournals.stmjournals.in/index.php/TTEA/article/view/3320)

  4. Jaya Krishna Jammula and KVR Ravishankar (2019), “An Innovative Method of Travel Time Data Collection Using Mobile GPS Application”, International Journal of Transportation Engineering and Traffic System, 5(1), 42-50. (doi.org/10.37628/jtets.v5i1.443; Citations:1)

  5. Abhigna, D., Govinda, L., and Ravi Shankar, K. V. R. (2018), “Simulation of delay variation at uncontrolled intersections for mixed traffic conditions”, International Journal of Transportation Engineering and Traffic System. 4(1), pp 01-10. (https://civil.journalspub.info/index.php?journal=JTETS&page=article&op=view&path%5B%5D=302)

  6. Eswar Sala, Monalisa Patra, Ravi Shankar K V R (2017), “Analysis and Comparison of Pedestrian Flow Characteristics Variation on Passageway, Stairway and Escalator in Intercity Railway Stations”, International Journal of Transportation Engineering and Traffic System, Vol. 3 (2),8-19. (Citations:3) (https://civil.journalspub.info/index.php?journal=JTETS&page=article&op=view&path%5B%5D=214)

  7. V. S. H. Bangarraju, K. V. R. Ravishankar, Tom V. Mathew (2016), “Analysis of Lateral Distance Keeping Behaviourin Mixed Traffic Conditions with Little Lane Discipline”, International Journal for Traffic and Transport Engineering, Vol. 6, Issue 4, 431-443. (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7708/ijtte.2016.6(4).06) (Impact Factor: 1.15; Citations:12)

  8. K.V.R. Ravishankar (2014), “Need for an Integrated Modelling Approach for Mixed Traffic Flow Phenomena, Journal of Trends in Transport Engineering and Applications (TTEA)), STM Journals, Vol.1, Issue 1, 20-26. (http://engineeringjournals.stmjournals.in/index.php/TTEA/article/view/2804/2086)

  9. HarshaPriya. K, K.V. R. Ravishankar, C. S. R. K. Prasad, T. S. Reddy (2013), “Evaluation of Area Traffic Management Measures using Microscopic Simulation Model”, Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 104 ( 2013 ) 815 – 824, Elsevier Publications. (Impact Factor: 0.4, Citations: 8, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.11.176)

  10. K.V.R. Ravishankar (2011), “Applications of Advanced Technologies to Transportation Systems in Indian Context” International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Volume 04, No 06 SPL, pp. 394-397 (ISSN 0974-5904). (Impact Factor: 0.18; Citations:5)

  11. Tom V. Mathew and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2010), “A review of car-following models and following behaviour in heterogeneous traffic conditions”, Highways Research Journal, Vol 3, No.2, July-December 2010, 65-78.

 Conferences

International: 34; National: 07

  1. Diwakar G.S., Ravi Shankar KVR, Sesham Koushik, "Evaluation of Pedestrian Risk at Rotary Intersections Using Surrogate Safety Measures", 15th International Conference Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies 2023 (EASTS 2023), Malaysia, Sep. 04-07, 2023.  (Paper id: PP3432)

  2. Sushmitha Ramireddy and Ravi Shankar KVR, "Effect of Vehicle Type on Stopping Sight Distance at Vertical Summit Curves in Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions”, 15th International Conference Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies 2023 (EASTS 2023), Malaysia, Sep. 04-07, 2023. (Paper id: PP3289)  

  3. Diwakar G.S., Pooja Bhat, K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2023), "Pedestrian Risk Assessment in Urban Roundabouts: A Study Using Post Encroachment Time and Critical Safety Ratio", 1st Vision Zero Summit, National Conference on Road Summit, Organized by Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal in Association with Police Training and Research Institute (PTRI), Bhopal and Transport Department, Government of Madhya Pradesh, 29-31 May 2023.
  4. Diwakar G.S., Prudhvi Raj G and Ravi Shankar K.V.R. (2023), "A critical Investigation of Gap Acceptance Behaviour at Roundabouts Under Mixed Traffic Conditions, International conference on  Innovative Methods and Practical Applications for Cognizant Transportation Systems (IMPACTS2023) organised by the Transportation Engineering Research centre (TRC), College of Engineering Trivandrum in association with CTR, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Calicut and KSCSTE- NATPAC, 20-22 March 2023.
  5. R Sushmitha and KVR Ravishankar (2020), "Analysis and Estimation of Saturation flow and Control delay at signalized intersections in mixed traffic conditions", Second ASCE India conference on Challenges of resilient and sustainable infrastructure development in emerging Economics (CRSIDE 2020), 02-04 March, 2020, Kolkata, India.
  6. Sushmitha Ramireddy, Eswar Sala and Ravishankar KVR (2019), "Development of passenger car units for estimating saturation flow at signalized intersections in mixed traffic conditions", International Conference on Innovative Trends in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (ITCSD 2019), September 13-15, 2019, NIT Warangal, India.
  7. Aditya Joshi and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2019), “Surrogate Safety Analysis of Uncontrolled Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions”, 26th ITS World Congress, Singapore, 21–25 October, Paper ID: AP-TP2111.
  8. Jammula Jayakrishna and K.V.R. Ravishankar (2019), “Travel Time Modelling using Support Vector Regression in Mixed Traffic Conditions”, 26th ITS World Congress, Singapore, 21–25 October, Paper ID: AP-TP2105.
  9. LalamGovinda, DodappaneniAbhigna, Parvathy M Nair, and K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2019), “Comparative Study of Pedestrian Crossing Behaviour at Uncontrolled Intersection and Midblock Locations”, 15thWorld Conference on Transport Research, 26-31 May 2019 |Mumbai, India, paper id: 418. 
  10. RamireddySushmitha and K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2019), “Analysis and Estimation of Saturation Flow at Signalized Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions”, 15thWorld Conference on Transport Research, 26-31 May 2019 | Mumbai, India, paper id: 424. 
  11. PoojariYugendar and K V R Ravishankar(2019), “Experimental Study on Crowd Flow Behaviour through Bottlenecks”, 98thTRB Annual Meeting, January 13-17, 2019, Washington, D.C., USA, Manuscript number: 19-02469R1, Presentation Number: 19-02469. 
  12. Jaya Krishna Jammula, Rajesh Bera and K V R Ravi Shankar (2017), “Travel Time Prediction Modelling using Mobile GPS Application Data”, 4thConference of the Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG), PID 120, 17-21 Dec. 2017, IITBombay, Mumbai, India.
  13.  Lakshmi Kiranmai Varanasi and Ravishankar K V R (2017), “An Intelligent Embedded System in Vehicles for Road Users Safety”, 4thConference of the Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG), PID 441, 17-21 Dec. 2017, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India.
  14. Tushar Kanti Bag, Bharath Vardhana Rao K and K V R Ravishankar (2016), "Safety Analysis of Vehicular Interactions in Mixed Traffic Conditions", International Conference on Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries, 12thTPMDC, paper id 223, 19-21 Dec. 2016, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India.

  15.  Eswar Sala, Thoutireddy Vidyavati and K V R Ravishankar (2016), "Capacity Analysis of Escalators: A Case Study of Vijayawada Railway Station", International Conference on Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries, 12thTPMDC 2016,paper id 58, 19-21 Dec. 2016, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India.

  16.  Poojari Yugendar and K V R Ravishankar (2016), "Crowd Behaviour Analysis Through Video Surveillance", International Conference on Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries, 12thTPMDC, paper id 97, 19-21 Dec. 2016, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India .

  17.  Monalisa Patra, Eswar Sala and KVR Ravi Shankar (2016), "Evaluation of pedestrian behaviour across different facilities inside a railway terminal" (number WCTRS2016_0636), World Conference on Transportation Research, 10-15 July 2016, Shanghai, China.

  18.  Nair, Parvathy M and Ravishankar, K V R, " Evaluation of Pedestrian Risk Factors for Uncontrolled Mid-block and Unsignalized Intersections", 95th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C., USA, 10-14 January, 2016, paper number 16-2016, 

  19.  Abhigna D, Dipal Prakash, and KVR Ravi Shankar (2015), "Effect of vehicle-type on gap-acceptance behaviour at unsignalized intersections in mixed traffic conditions",3rd Conference of the Transportation Research Group of India (3rd CTRG), 17 -20 December, 2015, Kolkata, India.

  20. Monalisa Patra and KVR Ravi Shankar (2015), "Characteristic Pedestrian Behavioural Differences at a Railway Terminal", 3rd Conference of the Transportation Research Group of India (3rd CTRG), 17 -20 December, 2015, Kolkata, India.

  21.  Raj Kumar and KVR Ravi Shankar (2014), " Pedestrian Crossing Behavior Analysis over Space and Time", International Conference on Transportation Planning & Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries (TPMDC),10-12 Dec. 2014, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

  22.  Vaishnavi Sunil Joshi, Ravi Shankar KVR, and CSRK Prasad (2014), "Integrated Mass Transit Planning using VISUM simulation tool", 3rd PTV User Group Meeting, Nov. 7, 2014, New Delhi.

  23.  Deepthi Mariam Abraham and Ravishankar K.V.R. (2013), "Modelling of Weak Lane Discipline Following Behaviour in Mixed Traffic Conditions", Symposium for the Dissemination of Findings from the Indo-US Joint Network Centre on Intelligent Transportation Systems, IIT Madras, 9-10 Dec. 2013.

  24.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar and Tom V. Mathew (2012), " Next Generation Traffic Flow Simulation Modeling", TSE Silver Jubilee International Conference on Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries (10th TPMDC), Transportation Systems Engineering Group, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 12-14 Dec. , 2012.

  25.  Krishna Kumar Korada and K. V. R. Ravi Shankar (2012), "User Preferences and Traffic Impact Evaluation of Bus Rapid Transit System for a Medium Sized City", International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Urban Ecosystems, ENSURE 2012, IIT Guwahati, 24-26 February, 2012.

  26.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar,  "Applications of Advanced Technologies to Transportation Systems in Indian Context", International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE-2011), K.L. University, Andhra Pradesh, India, 21-23 October 2011, paper id: 166.

  27.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar and Tom V. Mathew, "Lane changing behaviour in mixed traffic: Lane based or non-lane based", International Conference on Advances in Materials and Techniques for Infrastructure Development (AMTID-2011), NIT Calicut, India, 22-24 June, 2011, paper id: T 038.

  28.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar and Tom V. Mathew (2010), "Simulation of mixed traffic using embedded neural network based vehicle following models", 17th ITS World Congress 2010, Bexco, Busan, South Korea, October 25-29, paper id: S_AP01017.

  29.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2010), "Vehicle-type dependent car-following model for heterogeneous traffic conditions", Doctoral Student Research in Transportation Operations and Traffic Control (Event number 102), 89th TRB Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., U.S.A., 10-14 January 2010.

  30.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar and Tom V. Mathew, "An Evaluation of Psycho-Physical Following Behaviour in Mixed Traffic Conditions", International Conference on Developments in Road Transportation (DRT-2010), NIT Rourkela, India, 08-10 October, 2010.

  31.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar and Tom V. Mathew, "Vehicle-type dependent following behavior in mixed traffic conditions", 3rd International Conference on Transport Science and Technology Congress (TRANSTEC 2010), New Delhi, April 4-7, 2010.

  32.  K.V.R. Ravi Shankar, Tom V. Mathew, and Aveedebya dey, "Neural Network Model for Car-following Behaviour", International Conference on Materials, Mechanics, and Management, January 14-16, 2010, College of Engineering, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, India, 314-320.

  33.  K. V.R. Ravi Shankar and Tom V. Mathew, "Traffic Flow Quality Parameters for Urban Arterials", IIT Bombay Golden jubilee International Conference on Transportation Planning & Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries (TPMDC), December 3-6, 2008, paper id: 246.

  34.  K.V.R. Ravishankar, Vilas V. Karjinni, and Avinash M. Potdar, "Operation And Maintenance Measures for Composite Lane Dual Carriageway National Highway", International Conference on Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges, Bengal Engineering College and Science, Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal, India, 11-14 January 2006.

National

  1. Dipak P. Brahmankar, Abhigna D, and KVR Ravi Shankar (2015), "Multi Vehicle-type Gap Acceptance and Capacity Analysis in Uncontrolled Urban Intersections", Second National conference and workshop on recent advances in traffic engineering (RATE 15) 03-04 July, 2015, SVNIT Surat, Gujarat. (Abstract No 128 accepted).

  2. K.V.R. Ravi Shankar and K.M. Lakshmana Rao (2006), "An Analytical Approach to Road Developmental Plan: User Perspective", National Conference on Civil Engineering Systems, 1-3 June 2006, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

 Symposium

  1. Parvathy M. Nair and Dr. K.V.R. Ravi Shankar (2015), "Analysis of diversified pedestrian crossing behaviour at uncontrolled intersection under mixed traffic conditions", Transportation Young Researchers Symposium 2015 (TYRES 2015), May 10-15, 2015, NIT Warangal.

  2. Monalisa Patra and KVR Ravi Shankar (2015), "Comparative Study of Pedestrian Behaviour On Passageway and Stairway inside a Railway Terminal" (2015), Transportation Young Researchers Symposium 2015 (TYRES 2015), May 10-15, 2015, NIT Warangal.

  3. Dipak P. Brahmankar, Abhigna D, and KVR Ravi Shankar (2015), "Effect of Slow Moving and Turning Movements on Capacity and Gap-Acceptance Analysis at Uncontrolled Intersections", Transportation Young Researchers Symposium 2015 (TYRES 2015), May 10-15, 2015, NIT Warangal.

  4. Katta Neeharika, and KVR Ravi Shankar (2015), "Coordination of signals under heterogeneous conditions: A case study of hyderabad", Transportation Young Researchers Symposium 2015 (TYRES 2015), May 10-15, 2015, NIT Warangal.

Magazines

  1. K.V.R. Ravi Shankar, "Taking a ride in a driverless train", Traffic Infra Tech Magazine, volume 1, Issue 3, December 2010-January 2011, 90.

Book Chapters
1. Krishna Kumar Korada and K. V. R. Ravi Shankar,"User Preferences and Traffic Impact Evaluation of Bus Rapid Transit System for a Medium-Sized City", Urban Ecology, Water Quality and Climate Change, Vol. 84, Chapter 7, Book ID: 453272_1_En, Springer International Publishing, ISBN:978-3-319-74493-3. (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-74494-0_7)

2. Developed five units/ chapters as a part of the self-learning material for the Diploma program in Smart City Development and Management offered by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi. (Unit 5, 6,7,8, and 14)

PHDs Supervised

Ph.D. Thesis Supervision (06 Completed, 04 Ongoing)

  1. D. Abhigna, Capacity Analysis of Uncontrolled Intersections and Roundabouts in Mixed Traffic Conditions (2018)

  2. Poojari Yugendar, Micro and Macroscopic Analysis of Crowd Behavior and Evacuation Planning (2019)

  3. S. Eswar, Pedestrian BehaviourModeling on Level Changing Facilities Inside Railway Stations ( 2020)

  4. J. Jayakrishna, Travel Time Prediction and Signal coordination in Mixed Traffic Conditions (2020)

  5. Susmitha Ramireddy, Capacity Analysis of Signalized Intersections (2021)

  6. Lalam Govinda, Pedestrian-Vehicle Interaction in Mixed Traffic Conditions (2022)

  7. G. Dharma Teja, Safety Analysis of Vehicular Interactions at horizontal curves (July 2019-ongoing)

  8. B. Suresh, Corridor level signal coordination (Dec. 2020- Ongoing)

  9. Baswaraj Akki, Safety-based urban street analysis (July 2021- Ongoing)

  10. Diwakar G.S., Safety Analysis of  Roundabouts in Indian Mixed Traffic Conditions (Aug. 2022-Ongoing)

 Masters Dissertation (Total: 54)

2022-2023 

1. Chetan Jairahsinh Thakur, Crowd Behavioural Analysis.

2. G.A. Prudhvi Raj, Vehicle Maneuverability Analysis around Roundabouts.

3. Pooja Bhatt, Pedestrian Crossing Behaviour around Roundabouts

4. G. Harinadh, Impact of Roadside Advertisement on Road Safety

 

2021-2022 

1. V. Bhanu Prakash Reddy, Influence of Sight Distance Characteristics on Safety of Intersections in Mixed Traffic Conditions

2. Bhavana Gajula, Pedestrian Safety Analysis at Urban Uncontrolled Intersections

3. Ramineni Rashmitha, Safety Analysis of Vehicular Interactions at Horizontal Curves

4. Sesham Koushik, Effect of Roundabout Geometry on Road User Safety

2020-2021

  1. Yatharth Sharma, Vehicle Trajectory Analysis and Lateral Shift Modelling at Horizontal Curves in Mixed Traffic Conditions.
  2. Rajkumar K., Risk Assessment at Horizontal Curves in Mixed Traffic Conditions.
  3. Anjali L., Effect of vehicle composition on signalized intersection capacity.
  4. Srinivas Reddy K., Safety Assessment of Uncontrolled Intersections using Surrogate Safety Measures.

2019-2020

  1. R.L.V. Pavan Kumar, Influence of vehicle type on stopping sight distance.
  2. Anoop Raj, Effects of Horizontal Curve Geometry, Average Speed and Vehicle Type on Lateral Drift of Vehicles.
  3. M. R. Sai Kiran Raju, Pedestrian Vehicle interaction analysis at Uncontrolled Intersections under mixed traffic conditions. 
  4. Koppera Vasantha Rao, Pedestrian Dilemma Zone Estimation at Uncontrolled Intersections under Mixed Traffic Conditions.

2018-2019

  1.  G Dharma Teja, Pedestrian Vehicle Interaction Analysis at Uncontrolled Intersections
  2.  Baalaganapathy V L, Coordinated signal control strategy for mixed traffic condition using simulation
  3.  Meghna Gupta, Capacity and Egress Behavioral Analysis Using Viswalk
  4.  Sarthak Chandrakar, Capacity of Signalized Intersections under Mixed-Traffic Conditions

2017-2018 

  1. Aditya Joshi, Safety analysis of vehicular interaction in mixed traffic conditions
  2. Gottapu Bhanu Prasad, Pedestrian perceived level of service and choice between stairways and escalators
  3. Kadagala Ramadevi, Pedestrian behavioural analysis and modelling on terminals using Viswalk
  4. Punuri Anand Babu, Crowd dynamic behaviour analysis and modelling
  5. Rakesh Kumar, Travel time prediction modelling using fuzzy logic

2016-2017 

  1. Rajesh Bera, Travel time prediction modelling using mobile data.
  2. Ramees P.M., Effect of vehicle composition and delay on capacity of uncontrolled intersection.
  3. Thota Satya Venkata Ramesh, Crowd behavioural modelling and analysis.
  4. Lalam Govinda, Development of capacity model for uncontrolled intersection in mixed traffic conditions.
  5. Tushar Kanti Bag, Realistic driver behaviour modelling: A step towards nanoscopic modelling approach.

2015-2016 

  1.     K. Bharath Vardhan Rao, Neuro-Fuzzy based integrated behavior modelling.
  2.     K. Sindhu, Mixed traffic flow modelling and simulation.
  3.     K. Anusha, Travel time optimization by coordinating signal timing plans under mixed traffic conditions.
  4.     Siddhartha Bhattacharjee, Road safety strategy planning and evaluation for vulnerable road users.
  5.     T. Vidyavati, Pedestrian behavioral simulation near terminals.

2014-2015

  1. Monalisa Patra, Pedestrian behavioral analysis near terminals.
  2. K. Neeharika, Signal coordination in mixed traffic conditions.
  3. Parvathy Nair, Pedestrian crossing behavioural analysis near intersections.
  4. Dial Prakash Brahmankar, Capacity analysis of unsignalized intersections.

2013-2014

  1. Deepthi  Mariam Abraham, Modelling of weak lane discipline following behaviour in mixed traffic conditions.
  2. Malavath Balaraju Nayak, Capacity of unsignalized intersection under mixed traffic condition.
  3. Thota Raj Kumar, Pedestrian crossing behaviour over space and time.
  4. Vemula Adithya Prakash, Signal coordination in heterogeneous traffic using microsimulation tool.
  5. Ande Siva Sai, Development of methodology for assessing bicycle facility (jointly with Prof.CSRK Prasad and Sudhir Gota, Clean Air Asia).
  6. Anil Bandi, Traffic impact study of a new development in Hanamkonda (jointly with Prof.CSRK Prasad).
  7. Anurag Mishra, Estimation of origin destination data and other trip characteristics using mobile phone GPS (jointly with Prof. CSRK Prasad).
  8. Umesh Shroff, Capacity estimation for urban roads in Delhi, (jointly with Prof. CSRK Prasad, Dr. S. Velmurugan, CRRI and Dr. A. Mohan Rao, CRRI).

2012-2013

  1. Dhutraj Smita Kacharu, Activity based trip generation model for work commuters.
  2. S.H. Bangarraju Vegesna, Non-lane based behaviour analysis.
  3. Battu Praneeth, Quantifying of congestion index (TMC to Hanamkonda Chowrasta).
  4. Nazia Tazin Imran, Signal coordination using micro simulation tool VISSIM.
  5. Ravindra Varma Datla, Microscopic analysis of mixed traffic flow behavior (jointly with Prof. CSRK Prasad).
  6. Naveen Kumar G. Improvement of bus network in Hyderabad using VISUM (jointly with Prof. CSRK Prasad).
  7. Vaishnavi Sunil Joshi, Integrated mass transit planning and analysis using macro-simulation tool VISUM.  (jointly with Prof. CSRK Prasad). 

Workshops/Conferences

 Workshop/SSTPs/Conference Organized

  1.  9th Conference on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM-2023) from 12th – 14th October, 2023.
  2. Training Program on “Road Safety Engineering Measures”, NIT Warangal, 27-31 August 2018, Sponsored by Asian Institute of Transport Development and MoRTH, Government of India.
  3. 5th Colloquium on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM), NIT Warangal, 17-19 May 2018.
  4. GIAN Course on Sustainable Mobility and Transportation: InnovativeApproaches and Solutions, NIT Warangal, December 10-14, 2018.
  5. 5th Colloquium on Transportation Systems Engineering and Management (CTSEM-2018), NIT Warangal, 17 to 19 May, 2018.
  6. GIAN Course on IMPLEMENTATION OF ADVANCED TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS (ATMS), September 4-8, 2017.
  7. Transportation Young Researchers Symposium (TYReS 2015), NIT Warangal, 10-15 May, 2015.
  8. Transportation Young Researchers Symposium (TYReS 2014), NIT Warangal, 27-29 March, 2014.
  9. A Two Day Workshop on Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT 2013) at NIT Warangal, Sponsored by Ministry of Urban Development (MOUD), Government of India, New Delhi and PTV Group, Germany, 18-19 Feb. 2013.
  10. Joint Secretary, IIT Bombay Golden jubilee International Conference on Transportation Planning & Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries (TPMDC), December 3-6, 2008.
  11. Member of working committee for workshop on Sustainable Urban Transportation organized jointly by University of South Australia and IIT Bombay, 27-28 April, 2009.
  12. Member of organizing committee for the national workshop on Intelligent Transportation System Projects organized jointly by IIT Bombay and C-DAC, Thiruvananthapuram, 13 April, 2007.
  13. Member of working committee for 7th International Workshop on Transportation Planning & Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries, organized by Transportation Systems Engineering of Civil Engineering Department, IIT Bombay, December 2006.

Short-term Courses/Workshops Attended

  1. Symposium for Safer Roads/ Discussion on Plan for Rectification of Black Spots, National Road Safety Month 2021, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India, 3 and 4 February, 2021.
  2. GIAN course on Decision Tools for Selection and Evaluation of Transportation Projects, Transportation Division, Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal, 22-26 January, 2018.
  3. GIAN Course on Emerging Methods for Activity-Travel Demand Modeling and Simulation, Transportation Division, Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Warangal, 26-30 December, 2016.
  4. Completed two course modules on "Road Traffic Injury Prevention and Control in Low and Middle Income Countries" and Advanced Module "Assessing the Health and Economic Burden of Road Traffic Injuries", John Hopkins International Injury Research Unit, USA, November 2015 (Online mode).
  5. PTV Advanced Training Course on VISSIM, December 18-19, 2014, Mumbai, India.
  6.  3rd Indian PTV User Group Meeting & Training, training course for PTV VISSIM, VISWALK and VISUM, 3rd to 7th November, 2014 in New Delhi, India, Sunovatech India, PTV Group, Germany, Institute of Urban Transport, New Delhi.
  7. Advanced Faculty Training Programme on "Intelligent Transportation Systems" during 27 May to 5 June 2013, organized by C-DAC Trivandrum.
  8. Workshop on Teaching & Learning for Excellence, under TEQIP Phase II, 17-19 July, 2012, NIT Warangal.
  9. Workshop on Project Management, PMBOK 4th Edition Workshop, Organized by Project Management Institute, Hyderabad Chapter, 22-30 Dec. 2012 at NIT Warangal.
  10. National Workshop on Intelligent Transportation System, organized by CDAC, Trivandrum, and Department of Information Technology in association with IIT Bombay, IIT Madras, IIM Kolkata, 25-26 June, 2010, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
  11. National Workshop on Approach and Methodology for Urban Traffic Flow Behavior Study, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), 26-27 February, 2010, Surat, Gujarat, India.
  12. Short term course on Effective Teaching Methodology, Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, 20-25 June, 2005, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh,India.

Invited Lectures      

  1. Invited Talk, One Week Online Short Term Refresher Course titled "Evolution of Transportation Systems and Technologies (ETST-2K23)" organized by Department of Civil Engineering, CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad from 30 August - 0September, 2023..

  2. Invited Talk, TEQIP-II, sponsored faculty development programme on "Applications on Artificial Intelligence in Civil Engineering" organized by Department of Civil Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, Kerala, from 30 January 2023 to 03 February 2023.

  3. Invited Talk, Two-day training program on Adaptive Designs and Applications in Pavement Technology and Safety (ADAPTS 2023) organised by Transportation Engineering Research, Centre (TRC), Department of Civil Engineering, CET on 24-25 January 2023

  4. Resource person, Neuro-Fuzzy Applications in Transportation Engineering, TEQIP-II, sponsored faculty development programme on "Applications on Artificial Intelligence in Civil Engineering" held from 30 January 2023 to 03 February 2023 organized by Department of Civil Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, Kerala.

  5. Resource Person, Safety based Planning and Design of Urban Roads, Three Day National Workshop on “Urban Transportation and Infrastructure Planning” Organized by Prasad V. Potluri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh, 05 October, 2021.

  6. Resource Person, Travel Time Prediction Modelling Using SVM, One Week Online FDP Program on State of the Art Modeling Techniques in Civil Engineering, Vardhaman College of Engineering, 20 Sep. 2021.

  7. Resource Person on the topic Pedestrian Safety Challenges in Indian Traffic Conditions, One week Online Faculty Development Program on Recent Advancements in Geotechnical and Transportation Engineering, Gudlavalleru Engineering College, Andhra Pradesh, 22 June, 2021.

  8. Resource Person, One Week Online Faculty Development Program on  “Innovations in Civil Engineering”, Gudlavalleru Engineering College, Andhra Pradesh, 22-27 March, 2021. 

  9. Resource Person on the topics Accident Data Collection and Analysis and Safer Road Design, Three Day Executive Development Programme on Road Safety & RSA for Rural Roads, Organized by NIT warangal, Sponsored by NRIDA, Ministry of Rural Development, GOI, New Delhi, 01 to 03 March, 2021. 

  10. ROAD SAFETY AND THE ROLE OF STAKEHOLDERS: FUTURE DIRECTIONS, One Week International Student & Faculty Development Program, Shri Vishnu Engineering College for Women(A) in Association with Indian Concrete Institute, 22 to 27 Feb., 2021. 

  11. Neuro Fuzzy Applications in Transportation Engineering, AICTE Sponsored One week STTP (online) on Applications of Neuro-Fuzzy Techniques in Civil Engineering (Series 2), Maturi Venkata Subba Rao (MVSR) Engineering College, Hyderabad,  7th to 12th December, 2020.

  12. Resource Person on the topics Road safety in link design, alignment, roadway geometry and NMT road safety audit / Safety measures for NMT, Five Day Online FDP on Road Safety Issues and Challenges, Organized by NIT Warangal, 07 – 11 December, 2020  

  13. Neuro Fuzzy Applications in Transportation Engineering, AICTE Sponsored One week Online STTP on Applications of Neuro-Fuzzy Techniques in Civil Engineering, 9 to 14 November, 2020. 

  14. Guest Lecture on Road Safety Design Challenges in Indian Mixed Traffic Conditions, AICTE Sponsored One Week Online Short-Term Training Programme (STTP) on “Advanced Technologies in Transportation Engineering and Town Planning” at Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore on 24-30 September, 2020.

  15. Resource person on Pedestrian Safety Considerations, AICTE Sponsored One Week Online Short Term Training Program (STTP) on “Emerging Tools for Design and Analysis of Sustainable Roads (ETDASR 2020) Series 2 : Computational tools used in the development of sustainable road materials and traffic systems , VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology during, 24 to 29 August, 2020.

  16. Resource person on "Safer Roads by Design", AICTE Sponsored One Week Online Short Term Training Program (STTP) on “Emerging Tools for Design and Analysis of Sustainable Roads (ETDASR 2020), VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology during, 27 July to 01 August, 2020.

  17. INTERNATIONAL WEBINAR ON ROAD SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS FOR INDIAN TRAFFIC CONDITIONS, Organised by Nalla Narasimha Reddy Education Society's Group of Institutions, Hyderabad, 18 July, 2020 

  18. Webinar on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Organized by IGS student chapter, VR Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, Jul 7, 2020.

  19. Webinar on Best Practice for Planning and Design of Safer Roads, Organized by KKR & KSR INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCES, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, 02 July 2020.

  20. Intelligent Transportation Systems for mobility and safety, ONE WEEK ONLINE FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM ON Infrastructure challenges and future scenario in Civil Engineering: a global perspective, SRI VENKATESWARA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, SRIKAKULAM, Andhra Pradesh,14 to 19 June 2020. 

  21. Resource Person on the topic Road Safety Challenges for Indian Mixed Traffic Conditions, Three day online STTP on Safety Measures in Transportation Systems, Muthoot Institute of Technology & Science, Kerala, 27 to 29 May, 2020.

  22. Pedestrian Safety Requirement in Indian Traffic Conditions, one week online short term training program on "Recent Advancements in Civil Engineering: Challenges and Future Perspectives", Shri Vishnu Engineering College for Women(A), Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh,  25 to 30 May, 2020 

  23. Design Aspects and Traffic Calming Techniques for Enhanced Road Safety, Two Day National Workshop on Road Safety Engineering, Maturi Venkata Subba Rao Engineering College (MVSREC), Hyderabad, Telangana, 20-21September, 2019.

  24. Pedestrian Safety Considerations in Indian Traffic Conditions, Transportation Application and Urban Planning (TAUP-2019), Prasad V. Potluri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, 03 August 2019.

  25. Keynote Lecture, National Conference on Transportation Research Efforts for Ecological Sustainability (TREES-2018), 28-29 Sep. 2018, VNR VignanaJyothi Institute of Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad.

  26. Resource person on Multimodal mobility services for the smart city with hands on training, “Traffic and Transportation Planning For Smart Cities” (TTPSC 2017), Department of Civil Engineering, VNRVJIET, Hyderabad, 20–25 November, 2017.

  27. Role of Urban Transport in Smart Cities: Challenges, ITS Technologies and Intelligent Traffic Management and Smart Parking, National Workshop on Urban Mobility for Smart City Development, GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, Andhra Pradesh, 1-2 April 2016.

  28. Multimodal mobility services for the smart cities, e-mobility, ITS and public transportation at National Workshop on “Urban Traffic And Transportation Planning Perspective For Smart Cities” (UTTPPSC 2016), Department of Civil Engineering, VNRVJIET, Hyderabad, 20 – 22 January, 2016.

  29. “Open source Transportation software-SUMO”, Workshop on Open Source Software for Civil Engineering Applications, NIT Warangal, 17th – 19th October 2014.

  30. “Toolkit on Urban Road Traffic Systems”, National Workshop on Dissemination of toolkits on Urban Transport, Institute of Urban Transport, Ministry of Urban Development, New Delhi, 6-8 January, 2014.

  31. "Intricacies of Traffic Flow Simulation using VISSIM/VISWALK/VISUM", A 3-Day National Workshop on “Tutelage on Traffic Engineering & Transportation Planning Using VISSIM & VISUM”, Dept. of Civil Engineering, VNRVJIET, Hyderabad, 20-22 May 2013.

  32. "GPS applications in Transportation Engineering", Staff Development Program on Advanced Methods of Surveying with Total Station & GPS”, Department of Civil Engineering of MVGR College of Engineering, Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, 7-12 May 2012.

Projects

Sponsored Research

  1. Centre for Advanced Transportation Technology and Systems, Advanced Transport Modelling and Simulation for National Highways in India. jointly with IAHE, IIT Roorkee, and University of New South Wales, Australia, Co-PI, 2023-2026.
  2. DST Fast Track Project for Young Scientists titled "Pedestrian Behaviour Dynamic Analysis near Intersections and Terminals", Government of India,  PI, 2014-2017.
  3. Development of Toolkit on "Urban Road Traffic Systems (Planning, Design and Evaluation)" under Sustainable Urban Transport Project, Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, Co-PI, 2012-2013. 
  4. MHRD Sponsored Research Seed Money Project titled "Assessment of Pedestrian Facility Requirements in Indian Traffic Conditions", NIT Warangal, PI, 2012-2013.

 

Major Consultancy Works

  1. GHMC Benefit Monitoring Evaluation Study of Flyovers/ Grade separators, Link Roads, and CRMP, 2023 (Ongoing).
  2. Development of Traffic Junction in Mahabubabad, 2021-2023. 
  3. Comprehensive Traffic Study for Karimnagar City, Municipal Corporation of Karimnagar, Telangana State, 2017-2019.
  4. Design of Traffic Junction in Tirupati, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, 2017-2018.
  5. Traffic Study for Improvement of Roadway Traffic Junctions and Dividers in Siddipet Town, Municipal Corporation of Siddipet, 2017.
  6. Tirumala Traffic Study, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, 2016-2017.
  7. Traffic Signage and Road marking strategy for the city of Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, Clients: Geovista Technologies, Hyderabad and VMC, Vijayawada, 2016-2017.
  8. Traffic Signage and Road marking strategy for the city of Ludhiana, Punjab, Clients: Geovista Technologies, Hyderabad and DDB Mudra Group, New Delhi, 2013-2014.
  9. Member of State Technical Agency (STA), PMGSY, National Rural Road Development Agency (NRRDA), India (2012- 2018)
  10. Evaluation of CosiCost: Area Traffic Control System at Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, CDAC- Trivandrum, April-May, 2007.

Awards and Honors

Awards/ Recognitions

  • Member,  IRC H-8 Committee: Urban Roads and Streets Committee of Indian Roads Congress (IRC) for the year 2021-23.

  • Young Researcher (Engineering) Award [2020] by NIT Warangal jointly with NITW Alumni Association.

  • Completed iRAP Certified Star Rating Essentials course, Intenrnational Road Assessment Programme.

Reviewer/Editorial Board Member

  • Accident Analysis and Prevention

  • IET Intelligent Transport Systems

  • Current Science

  • Transportation

  • Journal of Advanced Transportation

  • Transportation Research Record

  • Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A

  • Transportation Letters: The International Journal of Transportation Research,

  • Periodica Polytechnica: Transportation Engineering

  • Transportation in Developing Economies
  • Trends in Transport Engineering and Applications (TTEA)

 

Professional Membership

  1. Life member, Indian Roads Congress (IRC)  
  2. Life member, Institute of Urban Transport (IUT)
  3. Life member, Transportation Research Group of India. 

Additional Responsibility

 Administrative Responsibilities

1. Member, Institute Safety Committe, Road Safety (17 August 2023- till date)

2. Head of Transportation Division in the Department of Civil Engineering (19 July 2022- till date) 

3. Department Faculty Coordinator for Ph.D. programs in CED (2020 - 2022)

4. Faculty In-charge for Computer laboratory of Transportation Division (June 2012- June 2022).

5.  Faculty I/c Library Committee (2014-2019).  

6. Coordinator, BTech. Project Works (2018 -2020)