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20102018
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Biography

Dr. Shohel Amin is a Lecturer in Highways and Transportation in the School of Energy, Construction and Environment at Coventry University, the United Kingdom. He is also a Research Associate in the Centre for the Built and Natural Environment at the same university. Dr. Amin is the university faculty, researcher and consultant in highways design, transportation planning, traffic engineering and urban planning. Dr. Amin has an international track record of twelve years on optimization of public infrastructure budget, traffic simulation and demand modelling, resilient communities and road infrastructure, sustainable development of communities and urban governance. He has published over forty research papers in journals, books and conference proceedings and his research is recognized by several awards and prizes. He has advised public sector agencies and consulting firms on multiple transportation and other infrastructure projects. Dr. Amin is the Chartered Member of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) in the United Kingdom and the Coventry University representative at the West Midlands Regional Committee of CIHT. Dr. Amin is affiliated with various professional organizations and has demonstrated leadership and management skills in professional and volunteer organizations and activities.  

Research Interests

  1. Climate change and natural hazards resilient road infrastructure system
  2. Pavement deterioration modelling, maintenance operations and budget optimization
  3. All-weather rural roads in developing countries
  4. Traffic congestion, air pollution and road infrastructure maintenance
  5. Road infrastructure, users’ behavior and property market
  6. Transport and public health
  7. Activity based travel demand modelling
  8. Affordable public mass transports
  9. Economy, trade flow and freight transport
  10. Climate change, user’s behaviour and road accidents
  11. Skid resistance, pavement condition and road accidents
  12. Traffic characteristics, signalized intersection design, road geometric and road accidents

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Deterioration Engineering & Materials Science
Highway accidents Engineering & Materials Science
Climate change Engineering & Materials Science
megacity Earth & Environmental Sciences
Asset management Engineering & Materials Science
accident Earth & Environmental Sciences
Backpropagation Engineering & Materials Science
Neural networks Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2010 2018

Towards Resilient Roads to Storm-Surge Flooding: Case Study of Bangladesh

Amin, S., Tamima, U. & Amador, L. 15 Feb 2018 In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering. (in press), p. (in press) 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Disasters
Linear programming
Deterioration
Decision making
Costs

Regional Freight Movement and Its Impact on Air Quality: Simulation of Freight Traffic and Pavement Maintenance Operations

Amin, S., Amador, L. & Tamima, U. 8 Mar 2017 In : MOJ Civil Engineering. 2, 2, 00031

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Open Access
File
Air quality
Greenhouse gases
Gas emissions
Axles
Carbon dioxide
Open Access
File
Gas emissions
Montreal
Air pollution
Impurities
Air

Voluntary Risk Taking By Young Bicyclists: A Case Study of University Students at Montreal

Amin, S. 11 Dec 2017 In : THE BALTIC JOURNAL OF ROAD AND BRIDGE ENGINEERING. 12, 4, p. 258–263 6 p., 12(4)

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Open Access
File
Students
Bicycles
Accidents
Braking

Backpropagation Neural Network to estimate pavement performance: Dealing with Measurement Errors

Amin, S. & Amador, L. 1 Jul 2016 In : Road Materials and Pavement Design. 18, 5, p. 1218-1238 21 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Open Access
File
Measurement errors
Backpropagation
Neural networks
Axles
Multilayer neural networks

Activities 2016 2018

  • 2 Consultancy
  • 2 Membership of committee
  • 1 Membership of council
  • 1 Reviewer of proposals for funding

Engineering Professors Council (EPC) (External organisation)

Amin, S. (Member)
15 Jun 2018

Activity: Membership of council

Principal Transportation Consultant

Amin, S. (Consultant)
13 Mar 2018

Activity: Consultancy

Reviewer of Newton Fund

Amin, S. (Reviewer)
13 Jun 2018

Activity: Reviewer of proposals for funding

Innovation Alliance for the West Midlands (External organisation)

Amin, S. (Member)
12 Jun 2018

Activity: Membership of committee