Srinivas Peeta
Srinivas Peeta
Dr. Srinivas Peeta
Jack and Kay Hockema Professor in Civil Engineering, Purdue University
Director, NEXTRANS Center Associate Director, USDOT Center for Connected and Automated Transportation
CE Office:HAMP G175C, 550 Stadium Mall Drive,
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051

NEXTRANS:B2-110, 3000 Kent Avenue,
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone:(765) 494-2209
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Dr. Srinivas Peeta is a Professor of Civil Engineering in the Transportation and Infrastructure Systems group at Purdue University. He is the Director of the NEXTRANS Center, the USDOT Region 5 University Transportation Center. His research interests are multidisciplinary, span several methodological domains, and include among others:

  • Modeling and analysis of the dynamics of large-scale transportation systems
  • Modeling and methodologies to address interdependencies among infrastructure systems
  • Real-time information-based navigation in vehicular traffic networks
  • Modeling human behavior/learning associated with drivers/travelers
  • Integrated supply-demand-performance models for strategic planning and real-time operations for various applications
  • Understanding linkages between transportation, energy and environment
  • Modeling policy options that impact transportation system evolution
  • Systems and system-of-systems perspectives to address complex adaptive systems (ranging from engineered systems to human enterprise systems)
  • Connected and autonomous vehicles

Dr. Srinivas Peeta is helping lead efforts to develop a Connected and Autonomous Transportation ecosystem at Purdue University, through a partnership with industry and the state of Indiana. Read more..

Dr. Srinivas Peeta is a member of a multidisciplinary team of Purdue faculty and industry partners on a U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy (ARPA-E) NEXTCAR project. Read more..

Dr. Srinivas Peeta is one of the four principal investigators on research that seeks to develop affordable housing solutions for low-income families that ideally have a net zero energy footprint through an integrated approach to transportation and housing. Read more..

Dr. Srinivas Peeta is the Associate Director of the USDOT Center for Connected and Automated Transportation (CCAT), a multi-university consortium selected by the USDOT as the new Federal Region 5 University Transportation Center. Read more..

On behalf of the U.S. Department of State and the Institute for Sustainable Communities, Dr. Srinivas Peeta visited India in October 2016 as an American Transportation expert to support smart city solutions in India. Read more..

On April 15, 2015, Dr. Srinivas Peeta presented a talk titled “Networks All Around!” as part of the Celebration of Faculty Careers Colloquium, College of Engineering, Purdue University. Read more..