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Prof. B Raghuram Kadali

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering

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

: brkadali@nitw.ac.in : 8879425755

 Dr. B Raghuram Kadali obtained his Ph.D. from IIT Bombay in 2017 and his PhD work focused on Pedestrian Safety at uncontrolled mid-block crosswalks. Dr. Kadali previously worked at VNIT Nagpur as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Kadali is a traffic and transportation engineering specialist. His research interests include traffic safety, travel behaviour, pedestrian safety and simulation, the transportation environment, and data analysis in the transportation industry.

 

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. in Transportation Systems Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, 2011-2017
  • M.Tech. in Transportation Engineering, NIT Warangal, Warangal 2007-2009.
  • B.Tech. in Civil Engineering, V. R. Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada 2002-2006.

 

 

Teaching/Research Experience

 

From

To

Designation

Organisation

24th Dec 2019

Ongoing

Assistant Professor

National Institute of Technology Warangal (NITW)

May 2018

Dec 2019

Assistant Professor

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, Maharashtra.

Feb 2017

Apr 2018

Associate Professor

Sri Vasavi Engineering College, Tadepalligudem, AP.

Oct 2016

Dec 2016

Project Research Associate

IIT Bombay, India.

Aug 2016

Oct 2016

Research Assistant

IIT Bombay, India.

July 2009

June 2011

Lecturer

Bapatla Engineering College, Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh.

Apr 2006

June 2007

Field Surveyor

BSCPL (M/s.B.Seenaiah & Co. (Projects) Ltd), India

 
 


Course Taught Previously

 

Teaching

U.G. Theory

U. G. Laboratory

Courses handled Dec 2019 onwards

 Travel Demand Analysis (CE418)

 Transportation Engg. Lab

Courses handled 2011-2019

  • Transportation Engineering
  • Railway, Airport and harbor Engg.
  • Urban Transportation Planning
  • Ground Improvement Techniques
  • Surveying
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Transportation Engg. Lab
  • Surveying-I and II
  • Advanced surveying lab
  • Geotechnical Laboratory

P.G. Theory

P. G. Laboratory

Courses handled Dec 2019 onwards

  • Transportation Data Analysis (CE5604)
  • Transport Economics and Project Appraisal (CE5669)
  • Transportation Logistics (CE5670)
  • Software Engg. Lab
  • Traffic Analysis Lab.

 

Courses handled 2018-2019

  • Pavement Maintenance and Management System
  • Transport Economics
  • Advanced Construction materials (shared with Dr Srinivasan@VNIT)
 

 

Publications

 

International Journals

SCI and Scopus Journals

  1. Kadali, B. R., Ingole, S., and Iyer, K.R.K. and Subbarao, S.S.V. (2022). User perception towards ride hail service: A case of Nagpur city, India. Journal, European Transport.
  2. Subbarao, S.S.V., and Kadali, B. R. (2022). Impact of COVID-19 pandemic lockdown on public transportation system and strategic plans to improve PT ridership: A review. Innovative Infrastructure Solutions, https://doi.org/10.1007/s41062-021-00693-9.
  3. Pradeep, V.H., Amshala, V.T., and Kadali, B. R. (2021). Does perceived technology and knowledge of maintenance influence purchase intention of BEVs. Transportation Research Part D, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2021.102759.
  4. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2020). Role of number of traffic lanes on pedestrian gap acceptance and risk taking behaviour at uncontrolled crosswalk locations. Journal of Transport & Health, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2020.100950.
  5. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2019). Evaluation of pedestrian crossing speed change patterns at unprotected mid-block crosswalks in India. Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering (English Edition), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtte.2018.10.010.
  6. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2017).  Evaluation of pedestrian accepted vehicle gaps with varied roadway width under mixed traffic conditions, Transportation Letters, https://doi.org/10.1080/19427867.2017.1408204.
  7. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2016).  Proactive pedestrian safety evaluation at unprotected mid-block crosswalk locations under mixed traffic conditions, Safety Science, Vol. 89, pp. 94-105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2016.05.014
  8. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2016). Pedestrian Quality of Service at Unprotected Mid-block Crosswalk Locations under Mixed Traffic Condition: Towards Quantitative Approach, Transport,  http://dx.doi.org/10.3846/16484142.2016.1183227
  9. Kadali, B. R.,  and Vedagiri, P. (2016). Pedestrian Crossing Treatment Warrants for Mid-block Crosswalks Under Mixed Traffic Conditions, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2581, pp. 145-153, https://doi.org/10.3141/2581-17
  10. Vedagiri, P, and Kadali, B. R. (2016). Evaluation of Pedestrian-vehicle Conflict Severity at Unprotected Mid-block Crosswalks in India, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2581, pp. 48-56, https://doi.org/10.3141/2581-06
  11. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2016). Review of Pedestrian Level of Service:Perspective in developing Countries, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2581,  pp. 37–47. http://dx.doi.org/10.3141/2581-05
  12. Kadali, B. R., Vedagiri, P., and Rathi, N. (2015). Models for Pedestrian Gap Acceptance Behaviour Analysis at Unprotected Mid-block Crosswalks under Mixed Traffic Conditions, Transportation Research Part F: Psychology and Behaviour, Vol. 32, pp. 114-126. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2015.05.006
  13. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2015). Evaluation of pedestrian crosswalk level of service (LOS) in perspective of type of land-use, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Vol. 73, pp. 113-124. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2015.01.009.
  14. Kadali, B. R., Rathi, N., and Perumal, V. (2014). Evaluation of Pedestrian Mid-Block Road Crossing Behavior Using an Artificial Neural Network (ANN), Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering (English Edition), Vol. 1(2), 111-119. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2095-7564(15)30095-7
  15. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2013). Modelling pedestrian road crossing behaviour under mixed traffic condition, European Transport \ Trasporti Europei, Vol. 53(3), pp. 1-17.

Refereed Journal Publications

  1. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2016). Critical Gap based on Pedestrian Behaviour during Peak-Hour Traffic at Unprotected Mid-block Crosswalks, Asian Transport Studies (ATS), Vol. 4(1), 261-277. https://doi.org/10.11175/eastsats.4.261
  2. Kadali, B. R., Chiranjeevi, T., and Rajesh, R. (2015). Effect of Pedestrians un-signalized Mid-block Crossing on Vehicular Speed, International Journal for Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Vol. 5(2), 170-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.7708/ijtte.2015.5(2).07      
  3. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2013). Effect of Vehicular Lanes on Pedestrian Gap Acceptance Behaviour, Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 104(2), 678-687. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.11.162.
  4. Kadali, B. R., and Chowdary, V. (2013). Performance evaluation of stone matrix asphalt (SMA) using low cost fibres, Journal of the Indian Roads Congress, Vol. 74(2), 159-174.
  5. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. (2012). Pedestrians’ Gap Acceptance Behavior at Mid Block Location, IACSIT International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 4(2), 158-161. http://dx.doi.org/10.7763/IJET.2012.V4.339
  6. Kadali, B. R., Chiranjeevi, T., and Billiraju, S.S. (2011). Relieving Congestion at Bapatla Old Bus Stand, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Vol. 4(6), 398-402.

 

 International/National Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings

  1. Kadali, B. R.,  Gadiraju, S.S.S.R., and Gaddam, H.K., Analysis of Travellers Risk Perceptions about Public Transit Systems during COVID-19 Pandemic. (TRBAM-22-01831), In proceedings of 101th TRB Annual Meeting, January 9-13, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
  2. Praveen, M., and Kadali, B. R. Study of Factors to Be Motivated to Use Ride Hail Services in Mixed Traffic Conditions. (TRBAM-22-01193), In proceedings of 101th TRB Annual Meeting, January 9-13, 2022, in Washington, D.C.
  3. Kadali, B. R., Ingole, S., and Iyer, K.R.K. Evaluation of Ridehail Service Impact on Public Transport Bus Trips in Context of Developing Countries. (Paper ID 20-01636), In proceedings of 99th TRB Annual Meeting, January 12-16, 2020, in Washington, D.C.
  4. Kadali, B. R., Malisetti, K., and Iyer, K.R.K. Evaluation of Pedestrian Safety with Proactive Safety Measurement at Unsignalized Intersection. (Paper ID IP0609), In proceedings of XXVI World Road Congress - Abu Dhabi, 2019.
  5. Vishnu, A., and Kadali, B. R.,  Evaluation of e-shopping consumer behavior and its impact on transportation (Paper ID CP/049/05), In proceedings of 34th Indian Engineering Congress, Hyderabad, 27-29 December 2019.
  6. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Evaluation of Pedestrian Accepted Vehicle Gaps with Different Roadway Geometry under Mixed Traffic Conditions, In proceedings of 95th Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington D. C., January 2016.
  7. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Effect of Vehicular Gaps on Pedestrian Speed Characteristics at Unprotected Mid-block Crosswalks, 3rd Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG), Kolkata, India, December, 2015.
  8. Kadali, B. R., Perumal, V., and Rathi, N. Linear and  Non-linear Models for Pedestrian Gap Acceptance Analysis, In proceedings of 94th Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington D. C., January 2015.
  9. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Modeling Pedestrian Crosswalk Level of Service Under Mixed Traffic Condition at Mid-Block Locations, In proceedings of 93rd Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington D. C., January 2014.
  10. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Pedestrians’ Safety Margin (PSM) for Unprotected Road Crossing, In proceedings of 13th World Conference on Transportation Research (WCTR), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 15-18, 2013.
  11. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Marked Versus Unmarked Pedestrian Road Crossing Behaviour At Uncontrolled Midblock Crosswalk In Mixed Traffic Condition, In proceedings of 92nd Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington D. C., January 2013.
  12. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Pedestrians’ Unmarked Road Crossing Behavior at Mid block Location,  In proceedings of 10th International Conference, Transportation Planning and Implementation for Developing Countries (TPMDC 2012), Mumbai, 12-14 December 2012.
  13. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Vedagiri, Pedestrians’ gap acceptance behaviour at uncontrolled mid-block location, In proceedings of 13th International Conference on Mobility and Transport for Elderly and Disabled Persons (TRANSED)17-21, September 2012.
  14. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Pedestrians’ Behavioural Analysis During Road Crossing, In proceedings of International conference on Advances in architecture and civil engineering, MSRIT Bangalore, PP 506-510, 21-23, June 2012.
  15. Kadali, B. R., and Vedagiri, P. Pedestrians’ Safety Margin While Crossing the Road, In proceedings of National conference and Workshop on Recent Advances in Traffic Engineering (RATE 12), NIT Surat, PP 255-260, 07-09, June 2012.
  16. Kadali, B. R., Chiranjeevi, T., and Shasank, S. Pedestrian level of service under mixed traffic condition in sub-urban area, In proceedings, 1st Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG), Bangalore, India, December 2011.
  17. Kadali, B. R., and Chowdary, V. Pedestrians' Behaviour at Uncontrolled Intersection, In proceedings of 9th International Workshop, Transportation Planning and Implementation for Developing Countries (TPMDC), Mumbai, 10-12 December 2010.
  18. Kadali, B. R. Pedestrians' Delays at Uncontrolled Intersection, In proceedings of International Conference: Developments in Road Transportation (DRT - 2010), October 2010, Macmillan Publishers India Ltd.
  19. Kadali, B. R., and Chowdary, V. Effect of Different Types of Stabilizers in Stone Matrix Asphalt, In proceedings of the national level conference at RASTA on ROADTECH, Bangalore 2009.
  20. Kadali, B. R., and Chowdary, V. Draindown characteristics of stone matrix asphalt (SMA), In proceedings of the Student Symposium on Research in Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, 2009.
  21. Kadali, B. R., Harikrishna, G., and Prasad, C.S.R.K. Operational characteristics of bus rapid transit in New Delhi, In proceedings of the Student Symposium on Research in Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, India, 2009.

 

PHDs Supervised

 

Research Supervision

Ph.D

Name

Title

Registration Year

Aquib Jalal Zargar

 Traffic Safety at Intersections

July 2021

Sri Ram Mangu

 TOD Evaluation and Gentrification

July 2021

VChaithanya

Travel Behaviour with Built Environment Characteristics

July2020

B Someswara Rao

Traffic safety evaluation at uncontrolled intersections

Dec 2019

 

 

M.Tech

Name

Title

Year

Gone Sankeerthana

Public perception about adoption of Autonomous vehicles

2020-2022

Jaideep Mukherjee

Trip Generation Models Based on Varied Land Use Characteristics

2020-2022

Mouli Singarapu

Use of Bluetooth Technology in Urban Areas

2020-2022

Mukul Chauhan

Pedestrian exposure to vehicular emissions based on traffic characteristics

2020-2022

Nagathathagari Reddi Rani

Evaluation of TOD in the context of developing countries

2020-2022

Myadapalli Praveen

A Study on factors that Contribute on Ride-hail services

2019-2021

Md Zabiulla

Pedestrian Perception about Traffic Pollutants

2019-2021

Kuramana Ashok Kumar

Pedestrian Safety at Crosswalk locations

2019-2021

Bhoskar Pranav

Prashant

Driver Behvaiour at Horizontal Curves

2019-2021

Akula Shyamsunder

Public Perception about Congestion Pricing

2019-2021

A Vishnu

Evaluation of E-shopping impact on store based shopping trips in Transportation perspective

2018-2020

S Akshya

Evaluation of Transportation Emission and Relationship with User Travel Behaviour

2018-2020

A Poonam

Evaluation of Bicycle User’s Trip Behaviour in Nagpur city

2018-2020

 

Workshops/Conferences

Events STTP/FDP/Workshops/Conferences Organized

  • A Three-Day Executive Development Programme on “Road Safety and Road Safety Audit for Rural Roads”, sponsored by National Rural Infrastructure Development Agency, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India, New Delhi, from March 01 to 03, 2021, Coordinators: Dr. B Raghuram Kadali, Dr. Arpan Mehar, and Prof. C.S.R.K. Prasad.
  • Short Term Training Program on “Road Safety Issues and Challenges”, National Institute of Technology Warangal, 07-11 Dec 2020.(Coordinators: Prof. C.S.R.K. Prasad and Dr. B Raghuram Kadali)- TEQIP-III Sponsored
  • Short Term Training Program on “Design and Evaluation of Flexible Pavements”, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, 03-07 Dec 2018.(With Dr Sita Rami Reddy)
  • Short Term Training Program on “Road Safety”, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, 21-25 Jan 2019.(With Dr Udit Jain)
  • Scientific Committee Member in Indian Road Congress Young (IRC-Y) Conference, VNIT, Nagpur, Nagpur, India, Nov 21-25. 2018.

 Talks Delivered in STTP/FDP/Workshops/Conferences

  • People shopping choice behaviour and its contributing factors in Transportation perspective, 5-Day Online FDP, Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering for Women, 24-29 Aug 2020.
  • Role of Active Transport Infrastructure in Sustainable Transportation, 5-Day Online FDP , KU College of Engineering & Technology, 20-24 July 2020.
  • Role of E-shopping and its Impact on Transportation, 3-Day Online FDP on Emerging Technologies, Swarnandhra College of Engineering and Technology Narsapur, 06-08 July 2020.
  • Road Safety Audit Process and Stages, Workshop on Road Safety and Construction Materials, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, 24 Sep – 28 Sep 2018.
  • Design of Flexible Pavements for Low Volume Roads, Workshop on Road Safety and Construction Materials, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, 24 Sep – 28 Sep 2018.
  • Low Volume Roads Design and Evaluation, Workshop on Design and Evaluation of Flexible Pavements, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, 03 Dec – 07 Dec 2018.

Attended/Participated in STTP/FDP/Workshops/Conferences

  • Participated in a 5 day Online-STTP NIT Calicut "Applications of MCDM Methods in Logistics and Transportation” during 01st to 05th Dec 2021.
  • Participated in a 7 day Online-FDP NIT Warangal "Universal Human Values” during 12th to 20th July 2021.
  • Participated in a 3 day Online-FDP NIT Warangal "Outcome Based Education” during 7th to 9th July 2021.
  • Participated in a 5 day Online-STTP IIT Delhi "Operations Research for Business and Engineering: Concepts, Applications and Methods” during 14th to 18th Dec 2020.
  • Participated in a 5 day Online-FDP IAHE, New Delhi "Highway Development and Maintenance Investment Decision” during 3rd to 08th Aug 2020.
  • Participated in a Two day International Workshop at BITS Pilani Hyderabad "Concept, Theory and Practices of Road Pricing Schemes: Lessons Learned and Way Forward” during 06th to 07th March 2020.
  • Participated in Short term course at IISc Bangalore "Modelling and Analyzing Sustainable Transport” during 17th to 21st December 2018.
  • Participated in Short term course at IIT Bombay on “Advances in Transportation Planning and Traffic Management” during 3rd to 7th July 2017.
  • Participated in Short term course at IIT Bombay on “Traffic Flow Modeling” in July, 2010.
  • Participated in Short term course at IISc Bangalore on “Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS” in 2010.
  • Participated in workshop at NIT Warangal on “Stakeholders workshop with collaboration German PTV.” in 2010.

Projects

 On - Going Projects

  • Development of Trip Generation Manual for Indian Cities’, Ref No. CSIR/CRRI/NITW/2021, Cost-Rs. 8,14,000, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) in association with Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) (Dec 2021 - Nov 2023). (Role-Nodal PIs along with Prof CSRK Prasad).
  • A study of pedestrian exposure to traffic emissions and consequences to their travel behavior, File Number: SRG/2021/002127, Cost-Rs. 2826348, Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB-SRG), Government of India (Dec 2021 - Dec 2023). (Role-PI).
  • Evaluation of Transit Oriented Development (TOD) and Its Association with Travel Behavior and Gentrification Using Big Data Analytics, Cost – INR 4417752, Project Ref No. GITA/DST/TWN/P-91/2021-Sponsored by GITA- Department of Science and Technology (DST)- of India-Taiwan S&T Cooperation Programme, Government of India (May 2021 - Apr 2023). (Role-PI and CO-PI: Dr. SV Subbarao Saladi, Mahindra École Centrale, Hyderabad)
  • Evaluation of Traffic Emissions based on varied roadway characteristics, Project Ref. No.:  P1088-Cost Rs. 5,00,000, Research Seed Money (RSM) Grant, NIT Warangal, Government of India (Jan 2021 - Dec 2022). (Role-PI).

Awards and Honors

 

Awards/Recognition

  • Awarded for International Travel Support from Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India in 2012.

 

International Universities Visit

  • TRB Annual Meeting, Washington, DC., 2013
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2014.
  • Central South University (CSU), Changsha, Hunan, China 2014.

Reviewer for Journals/Conferences

  • Transportation Research Record
  • Accident Analysis and Prevention
  • Safety Science
  • Journal Transport & Health
  • Transportation Research Part A
  • Transportation Research Part D
  • Transportation Research Part F
  • Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering
  • International Journal Safety and Security
  • Transportation
  • Transport Reviews
  • Transportation Open Journal
  • International Conferences on Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries (TPMDC)
  • International Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG)
  • World Conference on Transport Research Society (WCTRS)

Additional Responsibility

 Additional Responsibility

  • Co-coordinator, Departmental National Board of Accreditation (NBA) committee for PG and UG