Alumni

Alumni Spotlight: Yi-Chang Chiu

Alumni Spotlight: Yi-Chang Chiu

Name: Yi-Chang Chiu Hometown: Taiwan Currently Residing:  Tucson, Arizona Current job: Associate Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at the University of Arizona and founder of Metropia Inc. Graduated from UT: PhD in 2002 Hobbies outside of work: Back when I had the time, I loved to watch and play sports, and sing. I played volleyball, …

Posted by Maureen Kelly  |  Category : Alumni

Alumni Spotlight: Rashed Tanvir Islam

Alumni Spotlight: Rashed Tanvir Islam

Name: Rashed Tanvir Islam Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh Currently residing: Austin, Texas Current job: Vice President at HDR, Inc. (formerly WHM Transportation Engineering) + Managing Principal for the downtown office. Leader of HDR’s traffic program for Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma Graduated from UT/CTR: 1996 Hobbies outside of work: Cricket (I played minor league back home) and …

Posted by Maureen Kelly  |  Category : Alumni

Alumni Profile: Alison Conway

Alumni Profile: Alison Conway

Traveling through a Fjord in Norway last summerName: Alison Conway Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Currently Residing: New York, NY Current job: Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at the City College of New York and Associate Director for New Initiatives at the Region 2 University Transportation Research Center (UTRC). Graduated from UT: 2009 Hobbies outside of work: …

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Alumni Profile: Surabhi Gupta

Alumni Profile: Surabhi Gupta

Name: Surabhi Gupta Hometown: Hardwar, India (on the foothills of Himalayas) Living in: New York City, NY Current position: Lead Modeler with Parsons Brinkerhoff Graduated from UT/CTR: December 2004 Hobbies: Traveling, hiking and spending time with her husband and daughter.   What is your title, and what is your role at PB?  I am a …

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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, …

Posted by clair  |  Category : Alumni