पूर्वोत्तर क्षेत्रीय विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology 
deemed-to-be-university under MHRD, Govt.of India
Nirjuli - 791109, Arunachal Pradesh
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DR. DIBYENDU PAL

Assistant Professor

Traffic data collection and analysis, Traffic flow theory and modeling

E-mail: dpl [AT] nerist(dot)ac(dot)in, pal_here00[AT]yahoo(dot)co(dot)in;
Phone(EPBX/Office): 0360-2257401-10 (extn 6128); Mob: +91-9402275919

  • Professional Background
  • Honors and Awards
  • Educational Details
  • Administrative Background
  • Memberships in Professional bodies
  • Teaching Engagements
  • Projects and Thesis Supervised/ Currently Supervising
  • Participation in short-term courses
  • Courses or Conferences Organised
  • Special Lectures Delivered
  • Publications
  • Reviewer
From To Designation Organisation
09.02.2010 Till date Assistant Professor NERIST, Itanagar
07.08.2009 22.12.2009 Engineer SAI Consulting Engineers Pvt. Ltd. Ahmedabad
30.06.2006 30.07.2007 Junior Engineer Gammon India Limited, Mumbai
Award Institute Year
Gold and Topper(1%) on FDP on 'Reinforced Concrete Road Bridges' AICTE-NPTEL (IIT Kharagpur) 2018
Best paper awarded at SSRCE09 IIT Madras 2009
Teaching Assistanship during M.Tech IIT Guwahati 2007-2009
Gate Qualified – AIR- 481 MHRD, Govt of India 2006
National Scholarship after class VIII Govt. of Tripura 1995
Degree Subject University Year
PhD Traffic Engineering IIT Guwahati April' 2016
M.Tech Transportation Systems Engineering IIT Guwahati 2009
B.Tech Civil Engineering NERIST, Itanagar 2006

Contributions to Organization Managements

SL No.

Designation

From

To

Nature of Management

1

Warden at Hostel-B of NERIST, Itanagar

13/03/2012

03/01/2014

Overall Development of Hostel and administrative responsibility of hostel

2

Member,

Auction committee, NERIST

February 2013

 

Auction of old abundant materials

3

Member of Anti Ragging committee,

NERIST Boys Hostel

 

Month of  July-August : 2013, 2015

Look after the fresher students during 1st month of their admission in NERIST.

4

Member, Physical verification committee, Chemistry Deptt.

2013-14

 

Physical stock verification of Agriculture Engineering Deptt. of NERIST

5

Member, Physical verification committee, Agriculture Engineering Deptt.

2016-17

 

Physical stock verification of Agriculture Engineering Deptt. of NERIST

6

Centre Representative of NERIST Entrance Examination at Guwahati

2015

 

Conduct NEE exam at respective centre and to check overall management of the centre of examination

7

Centre Representative of NERIST Entrance Examination at Dibrugarh

2013

 

Conduct NEE exam at respective centre and to check overall management of the centre of examination

8

Centre Representative of NERIST Entrance Examination at Tinsukia

2012

 

Conduct NEE exam at respective centre and to check overall management of the centre of examination

9

Member, Shristi Committee at NERIST

10/10/2016

21/07/2017

Coordinate, advice and judge the event of Shristi

10

Student Counselors at NERIST

23/06/2017

till date

Counseling UG student

11

Member, Board of Studies at NERIST

28/08/2017

for next 3 years

Course curriculum update

12

Study tour guide

December 2016

 

Visited various Industry as a tour guide with Degree 3rd year students

 Contributions to Departmental Managements

Sl. No.

Designation

From

To

Nature of Management

1

Member,

Central library committee at NERIST, Itanagar.

March 2010 

2014

Contribution to library for purchasing books, journals etc.

2

Member,

INDEST user committee at NERIST, Itanagar.

March 2010

August 2011

Indest

3

Member,

Representative of ET cell, Civil Engineering Department,  NERIST

August 2011

July 2015

Web page update

4

Lab In-charge,

Computer lab, Civil Engineering Department, NERIST

April 2010

 

March

2013

Overall Development and purchase of lab.

5

Lab In-charge,

Highway Engineering lab, Civil Engineering Department,  NERIST

 

August 2011

 

March

2013

Overall Development of lab.

6

Training and Placement counselor (CE Department),

Civil Engineering Department, NERIST

August 2014

February 03, 2017

Activities related to arrangement of Industrial training for pre-final year students and placement activities.

7

Lab In-charge,

Structural Engineering lab, Civil Engineering Department,  NERIST

 

January  23, 2017

till date

Overall Development of lab.

8

Lab In-charge,

Computer laboratory, Civil Engineering Department,  NERIST

 

January  23, 2017

till date

Overall Development of lab.

9

Member,

Departmental academic committee

January  23, 2017

till date

To look after over all academic activities in Deptt.

10

Member,

Departmental Infrastructure Development Committee

January  23, 2017

till date

Infrastructure Development

11

Member ,

Departmental Purchase Committee

January  23, 2017

till date

Purchase related to lab

12

Faculty mentors,

Class Review Committee of Degree 1st year (3rd year of 4 years Degree)

August 11, 2017

till date

Review the classes, listen to the problem of student, their mitigation and look after regularity of classes

13

Member of End Semester Question Paper Moderation Board, ME Deptt. NERIST

May 2012, November 2012, May 2013, November 2013

 

Moderate end semester question papers

14

Member, NBA preparation Committee at NERIST

08/11/2013

Till date

Preparation of NBA related materials for the faculty contribution part

  1. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)- Associate Member
  2. Transportation research group of India (TRG)—Life Member
  3. World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR)- Member
  4. Indian Roads Congress (IRC)—Life Member
  5. Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)—Life Member
Title Course Code Module Semester
Planning, Estimation and Valuation CE6201 Degree Jan-May, 2010 
Computational Methods in Civil Engineering CE6105 Degree July-Dec, 2014, July-Dec, 2015
Design of RCC Structures II CE5205 Degree Jan-May, 2011,  Jan-May, 2012, Jan-May, 2013, Jan-May, 2015, Jan-May, 2016
Structural Analysis and Steel structure CE4403 Degree Jan-May, 2010, Jan-May, 2011, Jan-May, 2012, Jan-May, 2013, Jan-May, 2015, Jan-May, 2016
Geotechnical and Transportation Engineering CE4301 Degree July-Dec, 2010,  July-Dec, 2014,  July-Dec, 2015
Design of Steel Structure-I CE4202 Diploma Jan-May, 2015,  Jan-May, 2016
Transportation Engineering I CE4104 Diploma July-Dec, 2011,  July-Dec, 2012,  July-Dec, 2013
Structure Analysis-I CE4101 Diploma July-Dec, 2014
Engineering Graphics CE3151 Diploma July-Dec, 2010 
Surveying II CE3202 Diploma Jan-May, 2010 
Surveying I CE3103 Diploma July-Dec, 2013
Estimating and Quantity Surveying CE2105 Base July-Dec, 2011,  July-Dec, 2012,  July-Dec, 2013,  July-Dec, 2014
Surveying-I CE2103 Base July-Dec, 2015
Building Drawings CE2253 Base Jan-May, 2010, Jan-May, 2011, Jan-May, 2012,
Civil Engineering Workshop CE2250 Base Jan-May, 2012, Jan-May, 2013,
Engineering Drawing ES1151 Base July-Dec, 2010,  July-Dec, 2011,  July-Dec, 2012,  July-Dec, 2014
Degree Project CE6299 Degree Jan-May, 2011, Jan-May, 2012,
Diploma Project CE4299 Diploma Jan-May, 2011, Jan-May, 2012, Jan-May, 2014, Jan-May, 2015, Jan-May, 2015
Industrial Training CE6179 Degree July-Dec, 2015
Title of Project Name of Students Semester/year Level
Distribution of Headway and Free-flow Speed Across the Road Width MS. BARSA SHARMA (D/15/CE/008), MS. NISHA KUMARI SINGH(D/15/CE/201), MS. T. PALMO BHUTIA (D/15/CE/209) Ongoing UG
Quantification of Congestion at Mid-block Section of No-lane-disciplined Traffic Stream MR. NGANGBAM AKASH SINGH (DE/15/CE/24), MR. NONGTHOMBAM ROBERT MEETEI (DE/15/CE/25), MR AKUMTONG LONGKUMER (DE/15/CE/28), MR. NINGTHOUJAM JIMSON SINGH (DE/15/CE/29), MR. JOTISH THOIDINGJAM (DE/15/CE/30) 2017 UG
Study on Headway Distribution of Different Vehicles Moving on No-lane-disciplined Traffic Stream MR. SANDIPON GARG (D/15/CE/10), MR. T.YHOSHU(D/15/CE/14), MS. BHAGYASHRI DEURI(D/15/CE/20), MS. LEEJUM SUBBA(D/15/CE/22), MR. PRAKAS CHAUDHURY(D/15/CE/28), MR. ANIMESH DEB(D/15/CE/36) 2017 UG
Study on Traffic Parameters in Overtaking Operation MS. BARSA SHARMA(DIP/14/CE/005), MR. LAMTAR NASI(DIP/14/CE/020), MS. MEDOZONUO RUTH KELIO(DIP/14/CE/024), MR. SAUNIMANTRE POHLENG(DIP/14/CE/030), RAJBAHADUR REANG(DIP/14/CE/107) 2016 UG
Variation in lateral Acceleration of Light Motor Vehicle Banphira Lamare( DE/13/CE/02), Aolemba Jamir (DE/13/CE/08), Chonmila Shinglai (DE/13/CE/09), Serto Teneilen Kom (DE/13/CE/26), Sudipta Das (DE/13/CE/106) 2015 UG
Characteristics of Two-lane undivided Bidirectional Traffic Stream Sampa Singha Choudhury (DIP/13/CE/04), Jayanta Kalai (DIP/13/CE/14), Jotish Thoidingjam (DIP/13/CE/102), Bishal Debnath (DIP/13/CE/109) 2015 UG
An Extensive Study on Passenger car Unit (PCU) Jahirul Alam Laskar (DE/11/CE/102),Dwaipayan Paul(DE/11/CE/105), Nukshikumba Walling (DE/12/CE/022) 2014 UG
Analysis of Traffic Flow using Simulation Model Ms. N. Martina (DE/11/CE/12), Ms. Bahnisikha Das (DE/11/CE/14), Ms.Gargi Ghosh (DE/11/CE/22) 2013 UG
Analysis of Gap maintaining Behavior on heterogeneous Traffic Nabin Kar (DE/10/CE/10), Sohana Debbarma (DE/10/CE/11), Gaurav Dhungel (DE/10/CE/12), Pausuipeule Gangmei (DE/10/CE/13) 2012 UG
Relationship between Heterogeneous Traffic Flow Characteristics Mukesh Kumar (DIP/10/CE/15), Neesa Tamang (DIP/10/CE/17), Anl Kumar Uadav(DIP/10/CE/105), Sarita Subba (DIP/10/CE/109) 2011 UG
Analysis of the Capacity of Hilly Roads under Mixed Traffic Conditions Kongo Gyadi (DE/09/CE/01), Seemant Bhushan (DE/09/CE/03) 2011 UG
Course Name Sponsored By Date
Online FDP course on 'Reinforced Concrete Road Bridges' NPTEL-AICTE Aug-Sept. 2018
Online FDP course on 'Regression Analysis' NPTEL-AICTE Jul-Oct. 2018
Online FDP course on 'Technical English for Engineers' NPTEL-AICTE Aug-Sept. 2018
Workshop on the Role of Local Chapters of NPTEL IIT Kanpur April 29, 2017
Sustainable Urban Transportation System AICTE, IITKGP March 23-25, 2017
Pedagogy Training for Outcome Based Education NITTR, Bhopal March 16-17, 2017
Challenges and Recent Advances in Geotechnical
Engineering Research and Practices
AICTE March 09-13, 2015
Innovative Technologies in Transportation Engineering AICTE Feb 23-27, 2015
Advances in Environmental health AICTE Feb 09-13, 2015
Solid Waste Management-Challenges and Opportunities MHRD, GOI Jan 12-14, 2015
Computer Application in Structural Analysis and Design of Building including Foundation NITTTR Sept 09-13, 2013
Recent Advances in Tribology and Materials for Tribological Applications MHRD, GOI April 10-14, 2013
Recent Advances: Pavement Materials and Design AICTE April 23-27, 2012
Recent Advances in Mechanics and their Application in Nano Engineering & Technology AICTE Aug 01 - 12, 2011
Infrastructure Development and Construction management AICTE Jan 17 – 21, 2011
Teaching Methodology NITTTR Jan 03–07, 2011
Seismic Design of Building & Bridges AICTE Nov 29–Dec 03, 2010
Renewable Energy Technology: Issues & Prospectus MNRE and DST Sept 24-25, 2010
Road Maintenance & Safety AICTE Oct 11 – 15, 2010
Short-Term Course / Conference Name Sponsored By Date
National Conference on Civil, Geotech and Transport Research (CGTR-2017) held at NERIST, Itanagar ( Visit here for more details! ) Self-Sponsored October 14-15, 2017
Advances in Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures held at NERIST, Itanagar Self-Sponsored August 26-30, 2017
Industry Institute Interaction with ICLAT Engineering Consultants, Hyderabad held at NERIST, Itanagar AICTE/TEQIP Sept 25-26, 2016
Advances in Traffic Flow and Environmental Management held at NERIST, Itanagar AICTE/TEQIP April 17-21, 2012
Title Place Date
Introduction to Traffic Engineering and Traffic control Management at  faculty development program “Traffic Flow and Environmental Management”  organized by Department of Civil Engineering, NERIST, NERIST, Itanagar April 17-21, 2012

Journal Papers

International:

  1. Pal, D., and Chunchu, M. (2019). " Effect of Vehicular Lateral Gap Models on Heterogeneous Traffic Stream Behavior ." Transportation Letters, DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/19427867.2019.1611709 (SCI).
  2. Pal, D., and Chunchu, M. (2018). " Smoothing of Vehicular Trajectories under Heterogeneous Traffic Conditions to Extract Microscopic Data ." Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 45(6), 423-434. DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1139/cjce-2017-0452 (SCI)
  3. Pal, D., and Chunchu, M. (2017). "Modeling of lateral Gap Maintaining Behavior of Vehicles in Heterogeneous Traffic Stream." Transportation Letters, DOI: 10.1080/19427867.2017.1369633. (SCI)
  4. Pal, D., and Mallikarjuna, C. (2016). "Analysis of the Effect of Variable Lateral Gap Maintaining Behavior of Vehicles on Traffic Flow Modeling." Procedia Engineering, Elsevier, 142, 197-203. (SCOPUS)
  5. Mallikarjuna, C., Budde, T., and Pal, D. (2013).Analysis of the Lateral Gap Maintaining Behavior of Vehicles in Heterogeneous Traffic Streams.” Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Elsevier, 104, 370-379. (SCOPUS)
  6. Pal, D., and Mallikarjuna, C. (2010).  “Cellular Automata Cell Structure for Modeling Heterogeneous Traffic” Transportei Europei. n-45, 50-63. (SCOPUS)
  7. Mishra, S., and Pal, D. (2014). “Requirement of Different Grades of Cement for Nominal and Design Mix M20 Grade concrete.” International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, 3(3), 319-322.
  8. Pal, D. (2012). “Analysis of the Capacity of Hilly Roads under Mixed Traffic Conditions-A Case Study” International Journal of Advances in Management, Technology & Engineering Sciences (IJAMTES). Vol. 1, Issue 6(I), March. 2012, pp. 11-15.
  9. Pal, D., and Mallikarjuna, C. " CA model for No-lane-disciplined Heterogeneous Traffic Flow ."   (Under preparation for Transportmetrica A).

National:

      NIL

Conference Papers

International:

  1. Pal, D., Suvin, P. V., and Chunchu, M. (2019).Characteristics of Vehicular Lateral Shifts in Non-lane-disciplined Traffic Stream.15th World Conference on Transportation Research (WCTR), IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, May 26-31.
  2. Pal, D., and Sreenivasulu, S. (2019).Impact of vehicular lateral placement on speed under non-lane discipline traffic stream. 9th International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics (ICAPM 2019), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, January 21-23.
  3. Pal, D., and Mallikarjuna, C. (2016). Vehicle Trajectory correction using Empirical Mode Decomposition. 12th Transportation Planning and Implementation Methodologies for Developing Countries (TPMDC), IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, December 19-21.
  4. Pal, D., and Mallikarjuna, C. (2016). Impact of Variable Lateral Gap Maintaining Behavior of Vehicles on Macroscopic Traffic Relations. 14th World Conference on Transportation Research (WCTR), Shanghai, China, July 11-16.
  5. Pal, D. and Mallikarjuna, C. (2014). Correction of Vehicle’s Trajectory Extracted from Video Image Processing. 19th International Conference of HKSTS, Hongkong, December 13-15.
  6. Mallikarjuna, C., Budde, T., and Pal, D. (2013). Analysis of the Lateral Gap Maintaining Behavior of Vehicles in Heterogeneous Traffic Streams. 2nd Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (2nd CTRG), Agra, India, December 12-15.
  7. Pal, D. (2012). Capacity of Hilly Roads under Mixed Traffic Conditions: A Case Study. International Research Conference on Management, Engineering and Technology (IRCMET), Bangkok, Thailand, March 2-3.

National:

      1. Pal, D., and Mallikarjuna C. (2009). Effect of Lateral Gap Maintaining Behavior on the Structure of the Cellular Automata Based Traffic Flow Model. Student Symposium on Research in Civil Engineering, SSRCE09, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.

    

  1. Journal of Advanced Transportation (Wiley)
  2. Transportation Letters (Taylor & Francis)
  3. Transportation Research Group of India (2nd International Conference)