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Chandra Satish
Chandra, Satish Professor satisfce[at]iitr.ac.in +91 - 1332 - 285468
Areas of Interest
  • Transportation , Traffic Engineering, Pavement Materials
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
2006On GoingProfessorI. I. T. Roorkee
20012006Associate ProfessorI. I. T. Roorkee
19962001Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Roorkee (Now IIT)
19852001LecturerUniversity of Roorkee (now IIT)
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
Member, Research CouncilNATPAC, Thiruvanathapuram
Member, Standing Advisory committee NRRDA
Member, General Body NRRDA
Member, Expert Committee Development of Road Maintenance Management System for UP Roads 2010
Member, Traffic Engineering Committee Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi 1997
Member, IMRA committee Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi 2003
Member, Technical Evaluation committee world bank aided Uttar Pradesh State Road Projects-II
Member, Technical Committee ICORT-95, New Delhi1995
Session reporterICORT-95, New Delhi1995
Session Co-chairmanSouth Asian Countries Conference on Challenges to Architects and Civil Engineering 1999
Chairman5th International conference on pavement and airfield pavement technology (ICPT) at Seoul2005
ChairmanAPTF – The Status, during workshop on “Accelerated Pavement Testing Facilities2011
Chairman"Sustainable Urban Transportation” during National conference, NIT Surat2011
ChairmanInternational Conference on Civil Engineering at Penang (Malaysia)2012
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
B.E.Civil Engg.University of Roorkee1983
M.E.Transportation Engg.University of Roorkee1985
Ph.D.Transportation Engg.University of Roorkee1994
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
2014till nowCoordinatorTransportation Engineering Group
20122014ChairmanDepartmental Research Committee (DRC)
2012till nowMemberDepartmental Purchase Committee
20122014Convener Training, Tour and Placement
20102012Convener Central Facilities
20102011ChairmanGATE
20092010Vice ChairmanGATE
2006On GoingCo-coordinatorCognizance 2006
20062008CoordinatorTransportation Engineering Section
2005On GoingMemberIPR Cell
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Importance of Shoulders in Respect of Pavement Performance and Traffic SafetyUGC, New Delhi2005
Development of INDO-HCMCSIR-CRRI New Delhi2012
Capacity of Two Lane Roads Under Mixed Traffic ConditionsAICTE, New Delhi2005
Capacity Analysis of Uncontrolled IntersectionsMHRD, New Delhi2006
Quality Assurance on Karnal - Ramba - Indri - Ladwa RoadPWD Karnal2007
Development of capcity norms for non-urban roadsCSIR New Delhi2007
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
72nd session of IRCLucknowIRC, New Delhi03-11-2011
Workshop on Accelerated Pavement Testing Facilities & Benefits and Opportunities"New DelhiCRRI, New Delhi24-06-2011
National conference on sustainable urban & Transportation Planning Issues and Management StrategiesNIT SuratNIT08-07-2011
National Workshop on characterization of urban road trafficIIT Madras, IndiaAICTEMarch 9-10
5th International Conference on road and airfield pavement technologySeoul-May 10-12,
International seminar on innovations in construction and maintenance of flexible pavementsAgraIRC, New DelhiSeptember
National conference on recent trends in highways and bridgesPatiala, IndiaThapar Institute of Engg. & TechFebruary 1
International Conference on Geosynthetics and Geoenvironmental EngineeringMumbai, IndiaIIT BombayDecember 8
67th Annual session of Indian Roads CongressPanchkula (India)Indian Roads Congress, New DelhiNovember 1
Memberships
  • ASCE, Member
  • Indian Roads Congress, Member
  • Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow
  • Indian Geotechnical Society, Member
  • Institute of Urban Transport (India), Member
  • Indian Society for Construction Materials & Structures, Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Graphics ICE-101U.G.Autumn
Intersection design and analysisCE-674P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
Transportation Engineering IICE-461U.G.Autumn
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
shalinee ShuklaHighway Capacity
Abdhesh Kumar SinhaHighway Materials
T. IlangoPedestrian flow
Rajan ChoudharyHighway materials
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Strength Characteristics of Composite Pavements M. P. S. ChauhanA1
Speed Flow Relationships and Capacity Analysis for an Identified Intercity Road NetworkSom NathA1
Development of Design Procedure for Reinforced Flexible Pavement M. A. KamelA1
Development of High Performance Bituminous MixesPawan Kumar SalujaA1
Simulation of Mixed Traffic on Two-Lane Roads Partha Pratim DeyA1
Modeling of Fiber Reinforced Flexible Pavements Prashant P. NagraleA1
Evaluation of Bituminous Mixes with Different Types of Fillers Rajan ChoudharyA1
Study on Subbase Materials for Rural Roads A. K. SinhaA1
Pedestrian flow behaviorT. IlangoA1
Traffic Flow Modeling on Multilane Divided Highways Shalinee ShuklaA1
Critical Gap and Delay Characteristics at Uncontrolled IntersectionsAshalatha R.A1
Crossing behaviour of pedestrians in mixed traffic conditionsVivek R DasA1
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
IIT Madras, Chennai Invited paper in national workshopMarch 9-10
IIT Bombay, MumbaiInternational conferenceDecember 8
NIT KurukshetraInvited lectureDecember 9
Central Road Research Institute, New DelhiAssessment Committee 22.02.2005
Punjab Engineering College, ChandigarhM. Tech thesis Examination24.08.2006
Invitations
TopicOrganistaionCategoryYear
Material Characterization NIT KurukshetraG2003
Use of local materials and industrial wastesNIT KurukshetraG2003
Effect of type and width of shoulders on pavement performanceIndian Roads Congress, New DelhiI1811
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
Planning, design, construction and maintenance of rural roads AICTE, New DelhiFeb 10 - 1
Training course on PMGSY for PWD Engineers Uttranchal Rural Road Development AuthorityAugust 4 -
IPR TeachingMHRD, New Delhi & IPR Cell of IIT RoorkeeMarch 20-2
Quality Control in Rural Infrastructure ProjectsNABARD, MumbaiOctober 3
Training course on PMGSY for PWD Engineers Uttranchal Rural Road Development AuthorityAugust 4 -
Special Lectures Delivered
TitlePlaceDate
Use of local materials and industrial wastesNIT Kurukshetra9.12.2003
Material CharacterizationNIT Kurukshetra9.12.2003
Bituminous Mix DesignIIT Roorkee11.02.2007
Concept of Capacity and Level of ServiceIIT Roorkee12.02.2007
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisationLevel
Development of capacity norms for non-urban roadsCRRI, New DelhiResearch P
Books Authored
Railway Engineering
By: Satish Chandra and M. M. Agarwal
Published by: Oxford University Press, New Delhi Page No: - (Vol 00) year: 2007
Engineering Graphics
By: A. M. Chandra and Satish Chandra
Published by: Narosa Publishing Houes Page No: - (Vol 00) year: 1998
Refereed Journal Papers

Ashish Dhamaniya and Satish Chandra, “Speed Based Capacity Model for Urban Arterial Roads”, Traffic Engineering and Control, Vol. 55(2), 2014, pp 75-78.

Haider Habeeb, Satish Chandra and Yassir Nashaat, “Estimation of Moisture Damage and Permanent Deformation in Asphalt Mixture from Aggregate Gradation”, KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 18(6), 1655-1663, 2014. DOI 10.1007/s12205-014-1356-7.

Arpan Mehar, Satish Chandra and S. Velmurugan, “Highway Capacity through VISSIM Calibrated for Mixed Traffic Conditions”, KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 18(2), 639-645, 2014. DOI 10.1007/s12205-014-0440-3.

Satish Chandra, Rajat Rastogi and Vivek R Das, “Descriptive and Parametric Analysis of Pedestrian Gap Acceptance in Mixed Traffic Conditions”, KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 18(1), 284-293, 2014. 

Arpan Mehar, Satish Chandra and S. Velmurugan, “Passenger Car Units at Different Levels of Service for Capacity Analysis of Multilane Interurban Highways in India”, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 140(1), January 2014, 81-88.

Arpan Mehar, Satish Chandra and S. Velmurugan, “Speed and Acceleration Characteristics of Different Types of Vehicles on Multi-Lane Highways”, European Transport, December 2013, Issue 55, pp 1-12.

Rajat Rastogi. T. Ilango and Satish Chandra, “Pedestrian Flow Characteristics for Different Pedestrian Facilities and Situations”, European Transport, April 2013, Issue 53, Paper No. 6, pp 1-21.

Ashish Dhamaniya and Satish Chandra, “Concept of Stream Equivalency factor for heterogeneous traffic on urban arterial roads”, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 139(11), November 2013, 1666-1673.

Satish Chandra and Rajan Choudhary, “Performance Characteristics of bituminous concrete with industrial wastes as filler”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 139(5), 2013, 467-475.

Satish Chandra, Ravisekhar, Ch., Anish Kumar Bharti and B. Kangadurai, “Relationship between pavement roughness and distress parameters for Indian Highways”, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, 139(5), 2013, 467-475.

Satish Chandra, Rajat Rastogi and Vivek R. Das, “Risk Analysis and Pedestrian Crossing Behaviour”, Traffic Engineering and Control, Vol. 53, No. 10, 2012, pp 383-386.

Rajat Rastogi, Satish Chandra, J. Vamsheedhar and Vivek R. Das, “Parametric study of pedestrian speeds at midblock crossings”, Journal of Urban Planning and Development, ASCE, 137(4), December 2011, 381-389.

Ashalatha, R. and Satish Chandra, “Critical gap through clearing behavior of drivers at unsignalised intersections”, KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 15(8), 1427-1437, 2011.

Rajat Rastogi, Ilango, T. and Satish Chandra, “Design Implications of Walking Speed for Pedestrian Facilities”, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, 137(10), 2011, 687-696.

Ashalatha, R. and Satish Chandra, “Service delay analysis at TWSC intersections through simulation”, KSCE journal of Civil Engineering, 15(2), 413-425, 2011.

Vishal Sharma, Satish Chandra and Rajan Chodhary, “Characterization of fly ash bituminous concrete mixes”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 22, No. 12, December 2010

Kotkar K. Laxman, Rajat Rastogi and Satish Chandra, “Pedestrian flow characteristics in mixed traffic conditions”, Journal of Urban Planning and Development, ASCE, 136(1), 2010, 23-33.

Satish Chandra, Abhishek J. Aggarwal and Ashalatha R., “Microscopic analysis of service delay at uncontrolled intersections in mixed traffic conditions”, Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, 135(6), 2009, 323-329.

Capacity of multilane divided urban roads under mixed traffic conditions
By: Satish Chandra and Vishnu Prasad, N
Published in: Highway Research Bulletin 75, Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi Vol: 00 (Pg 97-103) Date: 2006


Comparative study on different subbase materials
By: Kumar, P., Satish Chandra and R. Vishal
Published in: Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol: 18(4) (Pg 576-580) Date: 2006
 

Lateral distribution of mixed traffic on two lane roads
By: Partha, P. P., Satish Chandra and Gangopadhaya, S
Published in: Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol: 132(7) (Pg 597) Date: 2006
 

Speed distribution curves under mixed traffic conditions
By: Partha, P. P., Satish Chandra and Gangopadhaya, S
Published in: Transportation Engineering, ASCE, Vol: 132(6) (Pg 475-481) Date: 2006
 

Strength Characteristics of polymer modified mixes
By: Pawan Kumar, Satish Chandra and Sunil Bose
Published in: International Journal of Pavement Engineering Vol: 7(1) (Pg 63-71) Date: 2006
 

Effect of lane width on capacity under mixed traffic conditions in India
By: Satish Chandra, and Upendra Kumar
Published in: Transportation Engineering, ASCE Vol: 129(2) (Pg 155-160) Date: 2003
 

Effect of directional split and slow moving vehicles on two lane capacity
By: Satish Chandra and Sanjeev Sinha
Published in: Road & Transport Research, ARRB, Australia Vol: 10(4) (Pg 33-41) Date: 2001
 

Effect of shoulder on life of flexible pavement
By: Satish Chandra and Mehndiratta, H. C
Published in: Highway Research Bulletin 67, Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi Vol: 67 (Pg 37-46) Date: 2002
 

Use of Marble dust in road construction
By: Satish Chandra, Kumar, P. and Feyissa, B.A
Published in: International Journal of Road Materials and Pavement Design Vol: 3(3) (Pg 317-330) Date: 2002
 

Laboratory investigations on SMA mixes with different additives
By: Pawan Kumar, Satish Chandra and Sunil Bose
Published in: International Journal of Pavement Engineering Vol: 8(1) (Pg 11-18) Date: March 2007
 

Finite element analysis of fiber reinforced flexible pavement
By: Prashant P. Nagrale, Satish Chandra and M. N. Viladkar
Published in: International Journal of Pavements Vol: 5 (1-2-3) (Pg 50-61) Date: 2006
 

Effect of road roughness on capacity of two lane roads
By: Satish Chandra
Published in: Transportation Engineering, ASCE Vol: 130(3) (Pg 360-64) Date: 2004
 

Right Turn Saturation Flow at Signalised Intersections
By: 17. Satish Chandra, Sikdar, P. K. ad Kumar, V
Published in: Road and Transport Research, ARRB Vol: 3(1) (Pg 60-73) Date: 1994
 

PCU factors for two lane Roads
By: Partha, P. P., Satish Chandra and Gangopadhaya, S
Published in: Highway Research Bulletin 77, Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi Vol: 77 (Pg 111-119) Date: October 2007
 

Modeling of flexible pavement resting on fibre reinfoced subgrade soils
By: Prashant P. Nagrale, Satish Chandra and M. N. Viladkar
Published in: Highway Research Bulletin 77, Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi Vol: 77 (Pg 47-53) Date: October 2007
 

Capacity of Uncontrolled intersections under mixed traffic conditions
By: Ashalatha R. and Satish Chandra
Published in: Highway Research Bulletin 77, Indian Roads Congress, New Delhi Vol: 77 (Pg 73-80) Date: October 2007