Dr. Debasis BasuAssociate Professor
School of Infrastructure

Research Interests

Travel Behaviour
Transport related Economics and Finances
Transport related Safety & Security
Non-motorised Transport- Walk, Cycle
Operation of Public Transport 

Contact Details

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  • dbasu@iitbbs.ac.in

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Education

 Degree Discipline Year School
 Ph.D. Civil Engg. (Specialization in Transportation Engg.) 2008 IIT Kharagpur
 

Biosketch

 

Teaching

Infrastructure Planning and Management
Civil Engineering Drawing and Estimation
Urban Transportation Planning
Economic Evaluation of Transportation System
Surveying; Surveying Practice
Lab. for Transportation Engineering

Projects

 
Project Recently Completed as PI
 
Measures for Improving the Attractiveness of Pedestrian Facility Accessing Urban Local Bus Stops”, a project under the IMPacting Research, INnovation and Technology (IMPRINT) India Initiative
Funded by: Ministry of Education, Govt. of India & Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Govt. of India

 

 

Recent Publications (International Journals)

1Basu, D., Stefan, K.J., Hunt, J.D. and McCoy, M., 2018. Modelling choice behavior of non-mandatory tour locations in California‚ÄďAn experience. Travel Behaviour and Society, Elsevier Pub, Vol. 12, pp.122-129.
2Roy, S., and Basu, D. 2019. Ranking urban catchment areas as per service condition of walk-environment. Journal of Transportation Engineering, Part A: Systems, ASCE Pub. Vol.145 (4), pp. 04019005-1 to 04019005-14.
3Basu, D., Roy, S., Maitra, S.R., and Majumdar, B.B., 2020. An assessment towards identifying improvement needs of urban bus stop infrastructure: Knowledge gained from Bhubaneswar. Transp. Res. Procedia, Vol. 48. Elsevier Pub. pp. 3802-3813.
4Reddy, N.G., Nongmaithem, R.S., Basu, D., and Rao, B.H., 2020. Application of biopolymers for improving the strength characteristics of red mud waste, Environmental Geotechnics, ICE Pub., pp. 1-20. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1680/jenge.19.00018.
5Roy, S., and Basu, D., 2020. An evaluation of in-service infrastructural facilities of walk-access feeder paths to urban local bus stops. Transp. Res. Procedia, Vol. 48. Elsevier Pub. pp. 3824-3831.
6Roy, S. and Basu, D. 2020. Selection of intervention areas for improving travel condition of walk-accessed bus users with a focus on their accessibility: An Experience in Bhubaneswar, Transport Policy, Vol. 96, pp. 29-39. Elsevier Pub.
7Roy, S., and Basu, D., 2020. Classification of urban bus stop catchments for selecting appropriate sidewalk facility on access roads. Current Science, (00113891), 7/25/2020, Vol. 119 Issue 2, pp. 364-373.
8Roy, S., and Basu, D., 2022. Planning for Suitable Walk-Access Infrastructure Components in Various Classes of Urban Bus Stop Catchment Area. In: Maurya, et al., (eds) Transportation Research in India, Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-9636-7_7

Conferences (International)

1Sharma, S., Rastogi, R., and Basu, D., 2022. Evaluation of Active Transport Systems: A Glance at Recent Studies, Paper ID 7225, Presented at TIPCE-2022 (2nd International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure Projects: Conception to Execution) held between 14th Sep-22nd Sep, 2022 at IIT Roorkee
2Annam, S. K., Basu, D. and Maitra, B., 2020. A Plan for using Paratransit as Feeder Mode to Urban Bus Service Corridor. Proceedings of Peer-Reviewed Abstracts: Challenges of Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies (CRSIDE 2020), ASCE India Section, pp. 70-70, March 02-04, 2020, ISBN: 978-93-5396-500-6.
3Roy, S. and Basu, D., 2020. Demarcation of Geographical Boundary for Developing Walk-Access Infrastructure in Urban Bus Stop Catchment. Proceedings of Peer-Reviewed Abstracts: Challenges of Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies (CRSIDE 2020), ASCE India Section, pp. 66-67, March 02-04, 2020, ISBN: 978-93-5396-500-6.
4Annam, S.K., Basu, D., and Maitra, B., 2019. Competing versus complimentary operations of common carrier modes: A Case study of Bhubaneswar city. Presented at the 49th Annual Conference of the Urban Affairs Association, LA, California.
5Roy, S., Sahoo, U.C., and Basu, D. 2019. Design of alternative forms of walk-access infrastructure in a bus stop. 5th Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (CTRG2019), 18-21 Dec, 2019, Bhopal
6Roy, S. and Basu, D. 2017. An approach of examining service condition of sidewalk facility in Urban area, Proceedings of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS), Vol.11,2017. ONLINE ISSN 1881-1132
 

Academic Honors & Awards

  • The Technical Article on "Evaluation of Active Transport Systems: A Glance at Recent Studies" authored by Sharma, S., Rastogi, R., and Basu, D. was awarded with the Best Paper under the theme "Sustainable Transportation" at 2nd International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure Projects: Conception to Execution held between 14th Sep-22nd Sep, 2022 at IIT Roorkee
  • Chair, Scientific Committee Transport Planning, Policy, Economics and Project Finance, Conf. of Transportation Res. Group of India, Trichy.
  • DST supported trip for Smart Cities Workshop at NCTU, Taiwan
  • Post-doctoral Research at Urban Land Use and Transportation [ULTRANS] Center, University of California at Davis
  • Best MTech Thesis Award in Transportation Systems Engineering, IIT Bombay
 

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Professional Experience

    Former PostDoctoral Employee at University of California, Davis 

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