Md Eaysir Arafat

Master of Philosophy candidate

BSc (Civil Engineering) CUET-Bangladesh (2015), MEng (Civil Engineering) MEM (Engineering Management) University of Technology Sydney (2019)

Md Eaysir Arafat is passionate about road safety and road user behaviour, and has experience in the civil engineering sector. Before joining CARRS-Q, he was working as an intern in the Australian Heavy Engineering Company. He likes to travel in his free time and enjoys voluntary work.

MASTERS RESEARCH

“Preventing the use of mobile phones at pedestrian crossings to reduce crashes”

THESIS SUPERVISORS

Dr Gregoire Larue and Dr Sepehr Ghasemi Dehkordi

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Intelligent Transportation System (ITS)
  • Pedestrian safety
  • Crash frequency analysis
  • Vehicle crash investigation
  • Intersection management

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2021 – QUT Postgraduate Research Award (QUTPRA)
2021 – QUT HDR Tuition Fee Sponsorship
2020 – Chief Engineer Recognition Award – EEA (Australian Heavy Engineering Company)
2018 – UTS Accomplish Award
2017 – UTS International Student Excellence Award
2010 – Bangladesh Government Board Scholarship