Bastian Schroeder, PhD
Bastian has served as principal investigator (PI) or co-PI on over 22 funded projects for sponsors including FHWA, NCHRP, SHRP2, ITE, NCDOT and others. He has served as chief editor for the 2nd edition ITE Manual of Transportation Studies, was lead author on the new FHWA Diverging Diamond Interchange Informational Guide, and oversaw the development of all freeway chapters in the 6th Edition of Highway Capacity Manual (HCM). He was principally involved in the development of the SHRP2 L08 freeway reliability method, and is currently working with FHWA on developing guidance for use of the NPMRDS data set for freeways. Bastian has authored or co-authored over 31 peer-reviewed journal articles and 32 peer-reviewed conference proceedings; and has given numerous presentations at state, national, and international conferences. Seven of his papers were recognized with Best Paper Awards, including the 2010 D. Grant Mickle Award by TRB. He is a member of TRB Committees on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service and on roundabouts, as well as the newly formed TRB Simulation Task Force. Bastian also chairs the North Carolina Simulation and Capacity Model users Group (SimCap) for ITE.