Kumares C. Sinha

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

Address
Purdue University
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., Jadaypur University (India), 1961
Professional Registration
Licensed Professional Engineer in Indiana
Affiliation(s)
Research Interests
Transportation systems analysis, transportation economics and management, transportation safety, urban and regional planning.

Recent Publications
  • S. Labi, M. Rodriguez, and K. C. Sinha, "Assessing Preservation Needs for a Bridge Network - A Comparison of Alternative Approaches," Journal of Structure and Infrastructure Engineering Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design and Performance, Taylor and Francis, UK (accepted for publication).
  • S. Labi, G. Lamptey, and K. C. Sinha, "Effectiveness of Micro-surfacing Treatments," ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering (accepted for publication).
  • P. Singh, S. Labi, and K. C. Sinha, "Cost-Effectiveness of Warranty Projects in Indiana," ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering (accepted for publication).
  • G. Lamptey, S. Labi, and K. C. Sinha, "Investigating the Sensitivity of Optimal Network Safety Needs to Key Safety Management Inputs," Transportation Research Record, National Research Council (accepted for publication).
  • G. Lamptey, S. Labi, and K. C. Sinha, "Analysis of Long-Term Effectiveness of Thin Hot-Mix Asphaltic Concrete Overlay Treatments," Transportation Research Record, National Research Council (accepted for publication).
  • S. Labi and K. C. Sinha, "Life-Cycle Evaluation of Flexible Pavement Preventive Maintenance," ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 131, No. 10, 744-751, October 2005.