Ram M. Pendyala0000-0002-1552-9447
Ram M. Pendyala is a professor of transportation systems in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at Arizona State University (ASU). Prior to joining ASU in Fall 2006, he served on the faculty at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa for 12 years. Dr. Pendyala is an internationally renowned expert in multimodal transportation systems planning, travel demand forecasting, microsimulation of urban transport systems, activity and travel behavior analysis, travel demand management, public transportation planning and design, and sustainable land use-transport systems. He has conducted more than $4 million in sponsored research for numerous funding agencies and has published extensively in the field. His publications have appeared in the Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Transportation, Environment and Planning B, and Transportation Research B. Dr. Pendyala served as the Chair of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Committee on Traveler Behavior and Values from 2003 to 2009 and as the Secretary/Treasurer of the International Association for Travel Behaviour Research (IATBR) from 2004-2008. He is currently the Vice Chair and Chair-Elect of IATBR. Dr. Pendyala has his Doctoral and Masters degrees from the University of California at Davis and his Bachelors degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India.
Biography Updated on 14 December 2010