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Nazneen Ferdous awarded honorable mention for top dissertation on travel behavior

Former UT Austin Ph.D. student, Nazneen Ferdous, supervised by Dr. Chandra Bhat of the Cockrell School of Engineering, received an Honorable Mention in the international 2011 Eric Pas Dissertation Prize for one of the top two dissertations in the travel behavior field (award presented at the 13th International Conference on Travel Behaviour Research, Toronto, Canada, July 2012).

Her dissertation is entitled “A New Estimation Approach for Modeling Activity-Travel Behavior: Applications of the Composite Marginal Likelihood Approach in Modeling Multidimensional Choices.”

For more information on the prize: http://iatbr.weebly.com/prize-winners.html


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