Mohammad Nurul Hassan

BURP (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology), MSc in Civil Eng. (UAE University)

PhD Candidate in Civil Engineering

Contact Details

Office Location:
LG9 Civil Engineering Building (H20)
Email: m.n.hassan@unsw.edu.au

Research Area

  • Demand Estimation in Public Transportation
  • Public transit evaluation
  • Public transit accessibility

Experience

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Transportation Planner and Engineer, Roadway, Transportation and Traffic Safety Research Center, United Arab Emirates University (Al Ain, UAE, 2007-2014)
  • Town Planner, Chittagong Development Authority (Chittagong, Bangladesh, 2005-2007)
  • Planner and GIS Analyst, Natural Resources Planners Ltd. (Dhaka, Bangladesh 2003-2005)

Participated in different types of projects in the field of urban planning, transport planning, traffic engineering, traffic safety and public transportation. Some of the major projects include:

  • Bus Passenger Origin-Destination Data Collection And Analysis Service In The Emirate Of Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Assessment of public bus operation and services in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Development of the Marine Agency-RTA Service Policy Standards and Guidelines (Dubai, UAE)
  • Reality and Requirements of Traffic Safety in the UAE
  • Traffic Impact Study of ‘The Nadood Jeham Development’, Al Ain, UAE
  • Traffic Impact Study of the ‘Zayed Sports City’ Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Traffic Impact Study of ‘The WAVE Development’, Muscat, Oman
  • Traffic Impact Study of Abu Dhabi University Zone, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Detailed Area Plan for Chittagong Metrpolitan Master Plan, Chittagong, Bangladesh
  • Land Use Plan and Transport Network Plan for Kalpoloke Residential Area, Chittagong, Bangladesh
  • Land Use Plan and Transport Network Plan for Anannya Residential Area, Chittagong, Bangladesh

Selected Publications

JOURNALS

Hassan M. N. and Hawas Y. (2017). A methodology for rearranging transit stops for enhancing transit users generalized travel time. Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering (English Edition). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtte.2016.09.012

Hassan M. N., Rashidi T. H., Waller S. T., Nassir N. and Hickman M. (2016Modelling Transit Users Stop Choice Behavior: Do Traveler Strategize? Journal of Public Transportation 19 (3) ): 98-116. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5038/2375-0901.19.3.6

Hawas Y., Hassan M. N. and Abulibdeh A. (2016) A multi-criteria approach of assessing public transport accessibility at a strategic level, Journal of Transport Geography 57:19-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2016.09.011

Hassan M. N., Hawas Y. and Ahmed K. (2013). A multi-dimensional framework for evaluating the transit service performance, Transportation Research Part A, vol. 50, pp. 47-61. doi: 10.1016/j.tra.2013.01.041

Hassan M. N., Hawas Y. and Maraqa M. (2012). A Holistic Approach for Assessing Traffic Safety in the United Arab Emirates, Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 45, pp. 554–564. doi: 10.1016/j.aap.2011.09.009

Ahmed F., Hawas Y., Hassan M. N. and Maraqa M. (2011). A Framework for the Assessment and Policy Development of the Water-Transit Services in Dubai, UAE; Journal of Public Transportation, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 1-27.

Hassan M. N., Hawas Y., Ahmed F., Maraqa M. and Khan, M. B., (2010). Water transit services in Dubai: Users and operators surveys development and quantitative analyses, Journal of Public Transportation, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 93-114.

CONFERENCE PAPERS

Hassan M. N., Najmi A. and Rashidi T. H. (2017). Recreational Destination Choice Modelling Incorporating Fuzzy Logic in Discrete Choice Modeling. presented in Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting, 8-12 January 2017, Washington DC, USA.

Hassan M. N., Chand S., Rashidi T. H. and Dixit V. (2016). Consequence of Inappropriate Stopping at Bus Stops: Decision Making of the Upstream Motorists. International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology, 2-5 August 2016, Brisbane, Australia.

Chand S., Hassan M. N., Rashidi T. H. and Dixit V. (2016). Inappropriate Stopping Behaviour of Bus Drivers at Curbside Bus Stops. International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology, 2-5 August 2016, Brisbane, Australia.

Hassan M. N., Rashidi T. H., Waller S. T., Nassir N. and Hickman M., 2016. Do Travellers Strategize When Selecting Their Transit Stop?, presented in Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting, 10-14 January 2016, Washington DC, USA.

Wan P., Hassan M. N., Rashidi T. H. and Ghasri M., 2015. Establish a destination choice model of the Melbourne city, presented in The 37th Australasian Transport Research Forum, 30 September to 2 October 2015, Sydney, Australia.

Hassan M.N., Rashidi T.H., Waller S.T., Nassir N. and Hickman M., 2015. "Study of Users Travel Approaches in Transit Stop ChoiceModelling", presented in 14th International Conference on Travel Behavior Research, Windsor, UK on 19-23 July, 2015.

Hassan M.N. and Hawas Y., 2013. “A Factorial Experimental Design Model of Stop Consolidation”, presented in 3rd International Conference on Urban Public Transportation Systems, Paris, France on November 2013.

Hassan M.N., Hawas Y. and Maraqa M., 2010. “Status of Road Safety in the UAE”; conference proceeding of 15th International Road Safety on Four Continents Conference, Abu Dhabi, UAE on March 2010.