DalTRAC

The Team

 

Current Members

 

Post Doctoral Associate

 

Mahmudur Fatmi, Ph.D (Dalhousie University), M.A.Sc (transferred to Ph.D.), B.Sc. Civil Engineering (BUET)

Topic: Investigating feedback mechanism between land use and transport microsimulation models, as well as developing a vehicle scheduler

Period: Fall 2017 - Present

 

Ph.D. Students

 

MD Jahedul Alam, B.Sc. Civil Engineering (BUET), M.A.Sc (Dalhousie University)
Topic: Dynamic traffic microsimulation modelling
Period: Fall 2016 - Present

Ph.D. Student

 

Nazmul Arefin Khan, B.Sc. Civil Engineering (BUET), M.A.Sc (Dalhousie University)
Topic: Integrated transport, land use and energy modelling
Period: Winter 2016 - Present

Ph.D. Student

 

Haomiao Cheng, M. Arch. (Tongji University)
Topic: Spatial Evolution of Neighborhood in Shanghai, China: Assessment of Urban Form and Street Network
Period: Fall 2015 - Present

Ph.D. Candidate

 

Master of Applied Sciences - Civil Engineering Students (M.A.Sc)

 

Pauline Bela, B.Sc. Civil Engineering (BUET)
Topic: Transport and emission modeling for HRM
Period: Fall 2016 - Present

M.A.SC student


 

Dinesh Guru, B.Tech Civil Engineering (NIT), M.E. Civil Engineering - Structures (PEC University of Technology)

Period: Winter 2018 - Present

M.Eng

 


Utkarsh Ashokkumar Patel, B.Tech Civil Engineering (Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University)

Period: Winter 2018 - Present

M.Eng

 

Masters of Planning Students (MPLAN)

 

Stephen McCarthy, BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science (UBC), BEd (McGill)
Topic: Transport and land use planning coordination
Period: Fall 2016-Present

MPLAN

 

Areej Ashraf, B.A. Environmental Management and Political Science (UofT)
Topic: Ridesharing regulation and public discourse analysis
Period: Winter 2017 - Present

MPLAN

 

Project Coordinator

 

Sara Campbell, BCD (Dalhousie University)
Period: Fall 2015 - Present

Project Coordinator

 

 

Leen Romaneh, BCD with a major in Urban Design and Planning (Dalhousie University)
Period: Fall 2017 - Present

Project Analyst

Past Students

Mahmudur Fatmi Topic: Agent-based integrated land use and transport modelling, and developing econometric methods for travel behaviour analysis
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Civil Engineering, 2014-2017
Master of Applied Sciences (M.A.Sc.) Civil Engineering, 2012-2013
Shamsad Irin Topic: Microsimulation-based emission modelling for the Halifax downtown
Master of Applied Sciences (M.A.Sc) Civil Engineering, 2013-2015
Mahbubur Rahman Topic: Transport network model of the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM)
Master of Applied Sciences (M.A.Sc) Civil Engineering, 2013-2016
Shaila Jamal Topic: Impact of information and communications technology on travel
Master of Planning Studies (MPS), 2014-2016
MD Jahedul Alam
Topic: Microsimulating traffic impacts during redecking of MacDonald Bridge
Master of Applied Sciences (M.A.Sc) Civil Engineering, 2014-2016
Nazmul Arefin Khan Topic: Life-course oriented vehicle ownership modelling
Master of Applied Sciences (M.A.Sc) Civil Engineering, 2013-2015
Siobhan Witherbee Topic: Microsimulation of pedestrian flow and surrogate safety modelling
Master of Planning Studies (MPS), 2014-2016
Spencer Matheson Topic: Estimating fuel consumption and emissions for Nova Scotia
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2014-2016
Dylan Smith Topic: Pedestrian network analysis
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2014-2016
Sara Jellicoe Topic: Transport infrastructure indicators
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2014-2016
Naznin Daisy Topic: Activity-based travel behaviour analysis
Ph.D., 2013-2015
Mohammad Hesam Hafezi
Topic: Population synthesis and activity generation/scheduling
Ph.D., 2013-2015
Stephanie Salloum Topic: Characterizing travel behaviour and accessibility in the HRM
Master of Planning Studies (MPS), 2013-2015
Justin Forbes Topic: An investigation of collisions and injury severity levels in Nova Scotia
Master of Planning Studies (MPS), 2013-2015
Caroline Roberstson Topic: Travel behaviour and transportation challenges of households with pre school-aged children: A child-care centre based study
Master of Planning Studies (MPS), 2012-2016
Levi Megenbir Topic: Estimating fuel consumption and vehicle emissions using travel survey
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2013-2015
Hannah Fortune Topic: Evacuation of transportation plans for mass evacuation
Master of Science (MSc), 2013-2015
Nathan Hall Topic: Exploring interdepartmental coordination in land use planning
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2013-2015
Stephen Stone Topic: Measuring sustainability indicators using time-use data
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2012-2014
Niki Siabanis Topic: Use of social media for the share the road awareness program
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2012-2014
Emily MacDonald Topic: Identifying opportunity structures for older adults social activity
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2012-2014
Mateja Peterlin Topic: Impact of attitudes and life-style choice on travel behaviour
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2011-2013
Nicholas Shaw Topic: Modelling residential location and mobility of seniors in Toronto
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2011-2013
Kelsey Baglo Topic: Best practice review of road safety campaigns
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2011-2013
Shaun Heffernan Topic: Households’ long-term mobility decisions and travel behaviour
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2011-2013
Scott Ash Topic: Estimation of emissions on the Halifax peninsula truck route
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2011-2013
Katrina Leckovic Topic: Transit network planning for mass emergency evacuation
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2010-2012
Daniel Richardson Topic: Evaluation of transit alternatives for the Bedford-Halifax corridor
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2010-2012
Bruce Mans Topic: Modelling job mobility and location choices
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2009-2011
Jing Yan Topic: Application of graph theory in analyzing transit network
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2009-2011
Susanne McDonald Topic: Elderly travel behaviour of Greater Toronto Area
Master of Planning (MPLAN), 2009-2011