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Dr. B. K. Bhavathrathan
Asst. Professor
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Assistant Professor April 2018 - Present

IIT Palakkad

Postdoctoral Associate November 2016 - March 2018

Future Urban Mobility Group, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, Singapore


PhD in Transportation Systems Engineering, 2011 - 2016

IIT Bombay

Thesis: Critical State of Multiple Simultaneous Disruptions on Urban Road Networks

M. Tech. in Transportation Systems Engineering, 2009 - 2011

IIT Guwahati

B. Tech. in Civil Engineering, 2003 - 2007

Government Engineering College, Thrissur


Road Networks; Road Safety; Traffic Flow; Network Disruption; Transportation Systems' Simulation

July - November 2018 CE 3010 Transportation Engineering I
  CE 3410 Construction Materials Laboratory
January - May 2019 CE 3015 Transportation Engineering II
July - November 2018 CE 3010 Transportation Engineering
  IDE 1050 Concepts in Engineering Design
January - May 2020 CE 3020 Traffic Engineering
  CE 5516 Optimization Techniques in Engineering
Research Area
Transportation Systems
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Recent Publications

D Othayoth, KVK Rao, BK Bhavathrathan
Transportmetrica A: Transport Science 16 (3) 1294 - 1304 (2020)
Gopal Patil, B. K. Bhavathrathan
Current Science 118 (3) 428 - 438 (2020)
Sakai, Bhavathrathan, Alho, Hyodo, Ben-Akiva
98th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board (2019)
Bhavathrathan, B.K.; Patil, G.R.
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board Accepted for publication (2018)