Kumares C. Sinha

Edgar B. and Hedwig M. Olson Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering

Address
Purdue University
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Phone (765) 494-2211
Fax (765) 494-0395
Office HAMP G237
Education
Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 1968
M.S.C.E., University of Connecticut, 1966
D.T.R.P., Calcutta University, 1964
B.S.C.E., Jadavpur University (India), 1961
Professional Registration
Licensed Professional Engineer in Indiana
Affiliation(s)
Research Interests
Transportation systems analysis, transportation infrastructure economics and management, transportation safety, urban and regional planning.
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Recent Publications
  • Bai, Q., Labi, S., Sinha, K. C., and Thompson, P. D. (2013). Bridge user cost estimation-a synthesis of existing methods and addressing the issues of multiple counting, workzones and traffic capacity limitation. Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, 9(9), 849-859.
  • Arman, M., Labi, S., and Sinha, K. C. (2013). Perspectives of the Operational Performance of Public Transportation Agencies with Data Envelopment Analysis Technique. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2351(1), 30-37.
  • Everett, S., Xiong, Y., Sinha, K. C., and Fricker, J. D. (2013). Ex Post Facto Evaluation of Indiana's Highway Investment Program. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2345(1), 24-30.
  • Zhang, Z., Bai, Q., Labi, S., and Sinha, K. C. (2013). General Framework for Evaluating Long-Term Leasing of Toll Roads. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2345(1), 83-91.
  • Bai, Q., Labi, S., Sinha, K. C., and Thompson, P. D. (2012). Multiobjective Optimization for Project Selection in Network-Level Bridge Management Incorporating Decision-Maker's Preference Using the Concept of Holism. Journal of Bridge Engineering, 18(9), 879-889.
  • Ong, G. P., Fitzpatrick, V., Labi, S., and Sinha, K. C. (2012). Hazard-Based Analysis of Highway Project Development Times. Journal of Transportation Engineering, 138(10), 1259-1268.
  • Bai, Q., Labi, S., and Sinha, K. C. (2011). Trade-off analysis for multiobjective optimization in transportation asset management by generating Pareto frontiers using Extreme Points Nondominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm II. Journal of Transportation Engineering, 138(6), 798-808.
  • Patidar, V., Labi, S., Morin, T., Thompson, P. D., and Sinha, K. C. (2011). Evaluating methods and algorithms for multicriteria bridge management at the network level. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2220(1), 38-47.
  • Bhargava, A., Anastasopoulos, P. C., Labi, S., Sinha, K. C., and Mannering, F. L. (2010). Three-stage least-squares analysis of time and cost overruns in construction contracts. Journal of construction engineering and management, 136 (11), 1207-1218.
  • Oh, J. J., and Sinha, K. C. (2010). Self-financing and distance-based highway pricing scheme: State highway system perspective. Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 17(3), 95-106.