Paromita Nakshi

Lecturer
paromita_nakshi@urp.buet.ac.bd

Academic Qualifications:

  • Master of Urban and Regional Planning (2020)

            Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

            Thesis title: “Exploring Travel Behavior and Multimodal Accessibility in Dhaka”

  • Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (2017)

            Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

            Thesis title: “A Study on Transport Costs of Households in Dhaka City Corporation Area”




Research Interests:

  • Land use and transportation interaction

  • Travel behavior

  • Transportation policy analysis




Conference and Seminar Proceedings:

  • Nakshi, P., & Debnath, A. K. (2020). Modal Mismatch and Accessibility Gap in Dhaka: A Time-of-day Based Approach. Paper presented at the 99th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C.

  • Nakshi, P., & Debnath, A. K. (2020). Does Built Environment Matter in Mode Choice? The Case of Major Destinations in Dhaka. Paper presented at the 99th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C.




Research Grants and Other Professional Attachments:

  • Training Session conducted on Land Use and Accessibility under Training on Interactions between Land Use and Transportation on 26 February, 2020 jointly organized by Department of Urban and Regional Planning, BUET in collaboration with Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority (DTCA). 

  • Training Session conducted on Land Redevelopment and Readjustment to Address Transport Problems under Training on Interactions between Land Use and Transportation on 29 February- 1 March, 2020 jointly organized by Department of Urban and Regional Planning, BUET in collaboration with Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority (DTCA). 




Membership of Professional and Other Bodies:

  • General member, Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP)

  • General member, BUETPlanners