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Rajesh Paleti

Assistant Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Larson Transportation Institute

226A Sackett Building

rpaleti@engr.psu.edu

814-863-4291

Personal or Departmental Website

Research Areas:

Transportation Engineering

Interest Areas:

Travel Behavior Analysis; Traffic Safety, Econometrics; Discrete Choice Modeling

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, 2008
  • MS, Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2009
  • Ph D, Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Rajesh Paleti, 2019, "Discrete Choice Models with Alternate Kernel Error Distributions", Journal of the Indian Institute of Science, 99, pp. 673-681
  • Wenjian Jia, Zhiqiu Jiang, Donna Chen and Rajesh Paleti, 2019, "Evaluating Fuel Tax Revenue Impacts of Electric Vehicle Adoption in Virginia Counties: Application of a Bivariate Linear Mixed Count Model", Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2673, (9), pp. 549-561
  • Rajesh Paleti, 2018, "Generalized Multinomial Probit Model: Accommodating Constrained Random Parameters", Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 118C, pp. 248-262
  • Soheil Sohrabi, Rajesh Paleti, Lacromioara Balan and Mecit Cetin, , "Real-time Prediction of Public Bike Sharing System Demand using Generalized Extreme Value Count Model", Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice
  • Renato Guadamuz, Vikash Gayah and Rajesh Paleti, , "Impact of Bus Routes on Crash Frequency in Metropolitan Areas", Transportation Research Record: The Journal of Transportation Research Board

Conference Proceedings

  • L Balan and Rajesh Paleti, 2018, "A Modified Mixed Generalized Ordered Response Model to Handle Misclassification in Injury Severity Data", Proceedings of the 97th Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti and I Vukovic, 2017, "Telecommuting & its Impact on Activity Time-Use Patterns of Dual Earner Households”, Research Findings from The Chan Wui & Yunyin Rising Star Workshop", Washington, DC
  • M Osman, S Mishra, Rajesh Paleti and M Goulias, 2017, "Analysis of Driver Injury Severity for Different Work Zone Areas", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, S Mishra, K Haque, A Sarkar, M Goulias and C Chen, 2017, "Latent Class Analysis Of Residential And Work Location Choices", Washington, DC
  • G Huang, Rajesh Paleti, P Vovsha, D Givon and Y Birotker, 2015, "Impact of Individual Daily Travel Pattern on Value of Time", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, P Vovsha, B Alexandr, H Hu and G Huang, 2015, "Development of Time Varying Accessibility Measures: Application to the Activity-Based Model for Southern California Region", Washington, DC
  • G Vyas, P Vovsha, Rajesh Paleti and D Givon, 2015, "Investigation of Alternative Methods for Modeling Joint Activity Participation", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, P Vovsha, D Givon and Y Birotker, 2014, "Joint Modeling of Trip Mode and Departure Time Choices Using Revealed- and Stated-Preference Data", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, C.R. Bhat, R.M. Pendyala, K.G. Goulias, T.J. Adler and A Bahreinian, 2014, "Assessing the Impact of Transportation Policies on Fuel Consumption and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Using a Household Vehicle Fleet Simulator", Washington, DC
  • M Archer, Rajesh Paleti, K.C. Konduri, R.M. Pendyala and C.R. Bhat, 2013, "Modeling Connection between Activity-Travel Patterns and Subjective Well-being", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, C.R. Bhat, R.M. Pendyala and K.G. Goulias, 2013, "The Modeling of Household Vehicle Type Choice Accommodating Spatial Dependence Effects", Washington, DC
  • C.R. Bhat, Rajesh Paleti, R.M. Pendyala, K Lorenzini and K.C. Konduri, 2013, "Accommodating Immigration Status and Self-Selection Effects in Joint Model of Household Auto Ownership and Residential Location Choice", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, C.R. Bhat and R.M. Pendyala, 2013, "An Integrated Model of Residential Location, Work Location, Vehicle Ownership, and Commute Tour Characteristics", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, R.M. Pendyala, C.R. Bhat and K.C. Konduri, 2012, "A Joint Tour-Based Model of Tour Complexity, Passenger Accompaniment, Vehicle Type Choice, and Tour Length", Washington, DC
  • M Khan, Rajesh Paleti, C.R. Bhat and R.M. Pendyala, 2012, "A Joint Household Level Analysis of Work Arrangement Choices of Individuals", Washington, DC
  • K Kortum, Rajesh Paleti, C.R. Bhat and R.M. Pendyala, 2012, "A Joint Model of Residential Relocation Choice and Underlying Causal Factors", Washington, DC
  • G Vyas, Rajesh Paleti, C.R. Bhat, K.G. Goulias, R.M. Pendyala, H Hu, T.J. Adler and A Bahreinian, 2012, "A Joint Vehicle Holdings (Type and Vintage) and Primary Driver Assignment Model with an Application for California", Washington, DC
  • K.G. Goulias, C.R. Bhat, R.M. Pendyala, Y Chen , Rajesh Paleti, K.C. Konduri, T Lei, D Tang, S.Y. Yoon, G Huang and H Hu, 2012, "Simulator of Activities, Greenhouse Emissions, Networks, and Travel (SimAGENT) in Southern California", Washington, DC
  • R.M. Pendyala, C.R. Bhat, K.G. Goulias, Rajesh Paleti, K.C. Konduri, R Sidharthan, H Hu, G Huang and K.P. Christian, 2012, "The Application of a Socio-Economic Model System for Activity-Based Modeling: Experience from Southern California", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, N Eluru, C.R. Bhat, R.M. Pendyala, T.J. Adler and K.G. Goulias, 2011, "The Design of a Comprehensive Microsimulator of Household Vehicle Fleet Composition, Utilization, and Evolution", Washington, DC
  • N Eluru, Rajesh Paleti, R.M. Pendyala and C.R. Bhat, 2010, "Modeling Multiple Vehicle Occupant Injury Severity: A Copula-Based Multivariate Approach", Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti and Abdul Pinjari, , "A New Class of Ordered Response Models with Stochastic Thresholds", Proceedings of the 98th Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, , "Generalized Multinomial Probit Model: Accommodating Constrained Random Parameters", Proceedings of the 98th Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Shobit Saxena, Abdul Pinjari and Rajesh Paleti, , "A Multiple Discrete-Continuous Modeling Framework for Disaggregate Activity Participation and Time-Use Analysis", Proceedings of the 99th Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • M Osman, Rajesh Paleti and S Mishra, , "A Ranked Ordered Logit Model to Analyze Relative Crash Risk by Number of Vehicles Involved", Proceedings of the 99th Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, , "A Utility-Based Choice Model for Seemingly Suboptimal Behavior", Proceedings of the 99th Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Rajesh Paleti, , "Multinomial Probit Model with Multivariate Truncated Normal Kernel Errors: Analysis of Airline Itinerary Choices", Proceedings of the 99th Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Renato Guadamuz, Vikash Gayah and Rajesh Paleti, , "Impact of Bus Routes on Crash Frequency in Metropolitan Areas", Proceedings of the 99th Annual Transportation Research Board Meeting, Washington, DC

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • Best Paper Award, International Conference on Transportation and Development , American Society for Civil Engineers, May 2019 - May 2019

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