Prof. Naveen Eluru's Research Group Members

Research Team at UCF

Shamsunnahar Yasmin

Post Doctoral Associate

Research Topic: Advanced Econometric Models for Safety Analysis
Timeframe: July 2015 - Present
Education: PhD, McGill Univeristy; Dissertation: Advanced Econometric Approaches to Modeling Driver Injury Severity [Word file] [Pdf file]
MSc, University of Calgary, Thesis: Special Vehicles and Road Safety
BSc, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Thesis: A Study on the Effectiveness of Traffic Signals in Metropolitan Dhaka
Hometown: Noakhali, Bangladesh
Research Interests: Advanced Econometric Modeling, Transportation Safety, Residential location choice, Auto Ownership
Hobbies: Reading, Walking, Sketching, Listening music, Collecting books
Webpage: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/shamsunnahar-yasmin/19/5a9/40a





Sabreena Anowar

Post Doctoral Associate

Research Topic: Understanding Environmental Knowledge and its Impact on Travel Behavior Decisions
Timeframe: September 2015 - Present
Education: PhD, McGill University; Dissertation: A Comprehensive Study on Household Transportation Expenditure, Vehicle Ownership, and Usage Patterns: Tale of Canadian Cities [Word file] [Pdf file]
MSc, University of Calgary; Thesis: Holidays and Traffic Safety
BSc, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET); Thesis: A Study on Speed Limit and Speed Related Accidents on an Urban Arterial
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Research Interests: Travel Behavior, Vehicle Ownership and Type Choices, Road Safety, Emissions, Modeling
Hobbies: Ping pong, Photography
Webpage: https://ca.linkedin.com/in/sabreena.anowar





Asad Waraich

PhD Student

Research Topic: Simulating Public Transit Emissions
Timeframe: Sep 2014 - Present
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Tammam Nashad

PhD Student

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Timeframe: August 2014 - December 2015
Education: MSc., University of Central Florida, Thesis: Joint Modeling of Traffic Related Crashes: A Copula Based Approach [Pdf file]
B.Sc, University of Benghazi
Hometown: Benghazi, Libya
Research Interests: Traffic safety and discrete choice modeling
Hobbies: Soccer and swimming
Webpage: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/tammam-nashad/a1/512/53a





Salah Uddin Momtaz

PhD Student

Research Topic: Econometric Analysis of Frieght Transport
Timeframe: September 2015 - Present
Education: MSCE, University of South Alabama. Thesis: "Effectiveness of Audible Pavement Treatments on Drivers' Compliance to Roadside Safety Signs - A Driving Simulator Study,"
BSCE, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET). Thesis: "Demand Modelling of Commuter Rail for Greater Dhaka City."
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Research Interests: Econometric Modeling, Human Factor, Traffic Safety, Fuzzy Logic
Hobbies: Chess, Photography
Webpage: www.sumomtaz.info





Moshiur Rahman

PhD Student

Research Topic: Updating the Central Florida Regional Planning Model (CFRPM) and study of Bus Ridership in Orlando Region
Timeframe: September 2015 - Present
Education: BSc, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). Thesis: "A study on car involvement in road traffic accidents in Bangladesh"
Hometown: Chittagong, Bangladesh
Research Interests: Transportation Econometric Modelling, Traffic safety, Transportation Planning
Hobbies: Traveling, Reading, Playing Cricket, Photography etc.
Webpage: https://bd.linkedin.com/pub/moshiur-rahman/4a/bb2/966







Nowreen Keya

PhD Student

Research Topic: Advanced Econometric Modeling of Freight Transportation
Timeframe: September 2015 - Present
Education: MSc, University of Central Florida, Thesis: "Estimating a freight mode choice model: a case study of commodity flow survey 2012 [Word file] [Pdf file]
BSc, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Thesis: Involvement of Buses and Minibuses in Road Traffic Accidents in Bangladesh
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Research Interests: Advanced Econometric Modeling, Transportation Safety, Transportation Planning
Hobbies: Traveling, Photography, Watching movies
Webpage: https://bd.linkedin.com/pub/nowreen-keya/aa/347/59a



Past Research Members





Ahmadreza Faghih-Imani

PhD Student at McGill University

Thesis: "Understanding bicycle sharing systems: user and system insights from three cities in North America"
[Word file] [Pdf file]
Timeframe: January 2013 - April 2017
Education: MASc, Civil Engineering, Concordia University
BSc, Civil Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology.
Hometown: Isfahan, Iran
Research Interests: Travel Demand Modelling, Discrete Choice Models, Travel Behaviour, Bicycle Sharing
Hobbies: Soccer, Watching Movies, Chocoholic

Current Employer: University of Toronto


Webpage: https://scholar.google.ca/citations?user=sQcs7pMAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao





Frederic Reynaud

MS Student at McGill University

Thesis: "Development and transferability of advanced econometric models of bikesharing demand in urban settings" [Word file] [Pdf file]
Timeframe: January 2014 - December 2015
Education: MSc and B.Eng, Civil Engineering, McGill University
Hometown: Montreal, Canada
Research Interests: Link criticality analysis, bikesharing systems, econometric modelling
Hobbies: Chess, piano, ice hockey, soccer, ping pong

Current Employer: Oliver Wyman


Webpage: https://ca.linkedin.com/in/fredericreynaud





Vincent Chakour

MS Student at McGill University

Timeframe: September 2011 - August 2013
Thesis: An econometric analysis of public transportation in Montreal [Word file] [Pdf file]

Current Employer: Transport Quebec


Webpage: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vincent-chakour-75241364





Timothy Sider

MS Student at McGill University

Timeframe: September 2011 - December 2013
Thesis: Development of an Integrated Transport and Emissions Model and Applications for Population Exposure and Environmental Justice (Main Supervisor: Marianne Hatzopoulou) [Word file] [Pdf file]

Current Employer: Transport for London


Webpage: https://www.linkedin.com/in/timothy-sider-4172758b