A Doctoral Research Symposium in Transportation Research, which will provide a platform for Ph.D. students to showcase their dissertation work and network with academicians and industrialists working in those areas, will be conducted as part of the 6th CTRG. An extended abstract of dissertations completed in 2020, or that will be completed in 2021, can be submitted. The extended abstract should be having a graphical abstract of the entire work along with objectives, brief description of methodology, novelty, and contributions. The abstract, including the graphics, should not be more than 2 pages. Page 1 should have title and complete author information, and the graphical abstract. Page 2 should list objectives, brief description of methodology, novelty of the work and contributions made. The abstract should be forwarded by the faculty supervisor confirming the year of submission as given below. Documents in PDF format can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org with the files as attachment. Submission deadlines will be
August 31, 2021 September 10, 2021. Selected authors will be invited to make poster presentation during the symposium.
Forwarding statement by guide
Certify that the thesis titled ‘……’ by ‘……’ is submitted on … /will be submitted on ….
The quantum of work is sufficient
Objectives clearly stated
Methodology technically sound
Novelty of the work is clear
Contributions are significant