Srinivas Peeta

Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of the NEXTRANS Center

Address
Purdue University
School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Phone (765) 494-2209
Other Phone (765) 496-9729
Fax (765) 494-0395
Office HAMP G175C
Education
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1994
M.S.C.E., Caltech, 1989
B.S, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1988
Research Interests
Real-time operation of large scale dynamic traffic networks using information technology; the use of operations research, control theory, and computational intelligence techniques to model and evaluate the dynamics of large-scale transportation networks; transportation systems analysis; dynamic traffic assignment; simulation modeling for intelligent transportation systems applicaitons; driver behavior under advanced information systems; modeling of infrastructure networks; and computational environments for dynamic networks.

Selected Research Projects
  • Federal Highway Administration & Indiana Department of Transportation, "Critical Route Network for Earthquake Response and Dynamic Routes Analysis", PI, 2005-2006.
  • NASA, "A Robust, Scalable Transportation System Concept", DeLaurentis, D, PI, 2005.
  • NSF, "Stochastic Sensing Control Models for Safe and Efficient Traffic Signal Strategies", PI; Bullock, D., Co-PI, 2005-2008.
  • Federal Highway Administration & Indiana Department of Transportation, "Primary Emergency Route for Transportation Security", PI, 2003-2006.
  • Federal Highway Administration & Indiana Department of Transportation, "Minimizing Truck/Car Conflicts on Highways, Phase II", PI, 2002-2004.
  • Federal Highway Administration & Indiana Department of Transportation, "Minimizing Truck/Car Conflicts on Highways, Phase I", PI, 2001-2002.