Bastian Schroeder, PhD

Principal Engineer

Bastian_schroeder Dr. Bastian Schroeder is a Principal Engineer. He served as Principal Investigator (PI) or co-PI on over 22 funded projects, for sponsors including FHWA, NCHRP, SHRP2, ITE, NCDOT and others. Dr. Schroeder 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 is overseeing the development of all freeway chapters in the 6th Edition of Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) expected in 2016. 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 Dr. Schroeder 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 the TRB Committee on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service, the TRB committee on roundabouts, the newly-formed TRB Simulation Task Force, and he chairs the North Carolina Simulation and Capacity Model users Group (SimCap) for ITE.