Pranamesh Chakraborty

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD: Iowa State University, USA. 2019
  • M. Tech: IIT Kanpur, India. 2014
  • B.E.: IIEST Shibpur, India. 2012



  • P. Chakraborty, C. Hegde, and A. Sharma. Data-driven parallelizable traffic incident detection using spatio-temporally denoised robust thresholds. Transportation Research-Part C, vol. 105, p81-99, August 2019.

  • P. Chakraborty, J. Merickel, V. Shah, A. Sharma, C. Hegde, C. Desouza, A. Drincic, P. Gunaratne, and M. Rizzo. Quantifying vehicle control from physiology in type 1 diabetes. Traffic Injury Prevention, September 2019.

  • P. Chakraborty and A. Sharma. Public Opinion Analysis of Transportation Policy using Social Media Data: Case Study on the Delhi Odd-Even Policy, Transportation in Developing Economies, vol. 5, March 2019.

  • P. Chakraborty, Y.O. Adu-Gyamfi, S. Poddar, V. Ahsani, A. Sharma, and S Sarkar. Traffic Congestion Detection from Camera Images using Deep Convolution Neural Networks. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, vol. 2672, no. 45, p222-231, December 2018.

  • P. Chakraborty and P. Chakroborty. Empirical analysis of short period traffic counts and their efficiency: The case of Indian traffic. Transportation Planning and Technology, vol. 40, no. 7, p812-827, June 2017.

  • Graduate Research Assistant, Iowa State University, USA

  • Assistant Professor, Techno India University, India

  • Assistant Professor, KIIT University, India

  • Teaching Assistant, IIT Kanpur.

  • Research Excellence Award, Iowa State University, 2019

  • Best Student Paper, TRB Managing Roadways and Transit Together Conference, Seattle, 2018

  • Student Essay Competition Winner, ITS America, San Jose, 2016

  • Academic Excellence Award, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2013


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