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Dr Shuchi Deb

[Dr Shuchisnigdha Deb]

Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering
Last Updated: February 17, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Human Factors, Virtual Reality, Occupational Safety

Biography

Biography

Shuchisnigdha Deb is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington. She earned her PhD from Mississippi State University, Masters from Montana State University, and Bachelors from Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (Bangladesh), all in Industrial Engineering.

Her research interest includes human factors engineering and ergonomics, human computer/robot interaction, human-centered design, virtual reality in autonomous vehicle research and engineering education, training, and assessment. Her research has been published in journals including IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems; Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour; Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies; Applied Ergonomics; and Accident Analysis and Prevention.

Education

Education

    • 2017 PhD in Industrial & Systems Engineering
      Mississippi State University
    • 2014 MS in Industrial and Management
      Montana State University
    • 2006 BS in Industrial and Production Engineering
      Shah Jalal University of Science & Technology

Appointments

Appointments

    • Sept 2019 to Present Assistant Professor
      Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering, The University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, United States)
    • July 2018 to Aug 2019 Assistant Research Professor
      Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, Mississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)
    • Aug 2017 to July 2018 Postdoctoral Associate
      Industrial and Systems Engineering, Mississippi State University (Starkville, MS, United States)

Memberships

    • June 2020 to Present Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
    • Nov 2019 to Present Transportation Research Board
    • Oct 2017 to Present Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

Awards and Honors

    • Jul  2017 Best Graduate Student Paper Award sponsored by Mississippi State University

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • July 2019 to July 2022 Future Grower Technologies: Developing Virtual Reality Support Tools for Controlled Environment Agriculture Systems sponsored by  -  $32418
      Shuchi Deb (Funded)

Publications


      2020
      • Journal Article
        Vulnerable Road Users and The Coming Wave of Automated Vehicles: Expert Perspectives
        [Tabone, Wilbert, Winter, Joostde, Ackermann, Claudia , Bärgman, Jonas , Baumann, Martin , Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Emmenegger, Colleen , Habibovic, Azra , Hagenzieker, Marjan , Hancock, P. A. , Happee, Riender , Krems, Josef , Lee, JohnD., Martens, Marieke , Merat, Natasha, Norman, Don, Sheridan, Thomas B., Stanton, NevilleA.]. Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives.
      • Journal Article
        Impact of Virtual Reality–Generated Construction Environments at Different Heights on Postural Stability and Fall Risk
        [Chander, Harish, Shojaei, Alireza, Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Arachchige , KodithuwakkuSachini, Hudson, Christopher, Carruth, Daniel]. Workplace Health & Safety. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1177/2165079920934000

      2019
      • Journal Article
        Virtual-Reality-Induced Visual Perturbations Impact Postural Control System Behavior
        [Chander, Harish , Arachchige, Sachini N. K. Kodithuwakku , Hill, Christopher M., Turner, Alana J., Deb, Shuchisnigdha , Shojaei, Alireza, Hudson, ChristopherR., Knight, AdamC., Carruth, DanielW.]. Behavioral Sciences. 9(11), 113. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/ doi:10.3390/bs9110113
        https://www.mdpi.com/2076-328X/9/11/113

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Investigating pedestrian suggestions for external features on fully autonomous vehicles: A virtual reality experiment
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Strawderman, LesleyJ., Carruth, DanielW.]. Transportation research part F: traffic psychology and behaviour. 59, 135-149. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trf.2018.08.016
      • Journal Article
        Pedestrians' Receptivity Toward Fully Automated Vehicles: Research Review and Roadmap for Future Research
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Rahman, MdMahmudur, Strawderman, LesleyJ., Garrison, TeenaM.]. IEEE Transactions on Human Machine Systems. 48(3), 279-290. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/THMS.2018.2799523

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Development and validation of a questionnaire to assess pedestrian receptivity toward fully autonomous vehicles
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Strawderman, Lesley, Carruth, DanielW., DuBien, Janice, Smith, Brian, Garrison, TeenaM.]. Transportation Research. Part C, Emerging Technologies. 84, 178-195. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trc.2017.08.029
      • Journal Article
        Evaluating pedestrian behavior at crosswalks: Validation of a pedestrian behavior questionnaire for the U.S. population.
        [Deb, S, Strawderman, L, DuBien, J, Smith, B, Carruth, DW, Garrison, TM]. Accident Analysis and Prevention. 106, 191-201. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2017.05.020

      2016
      • Journal Article
        Using Service-Learning to Improve the Engagement of Industrial Engineering Students
        [Cannon, Brooke, Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Strawderman, Lesley, Heiselt, April]. International Journal of Engineering Education. 32(4), 1732-1741.

      2015

      2020
      • Conference Proceeding
        Acoussist: An Acoustic Assisting Tool for People with Visual Impairments to Cross Uncontrolled Streets
        [Jin, Wenqiang , Xiao, Mingyan , Zhu, Huadi , Deb, Shuchisnigdha Deb , Kan, Chen, Li, Ming]. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Using VR Generated Pedestrian Behaviors in Autonomous Vehicle Simulations
        [Hudson, Christopher, Deb, Shuchisnigdha , Goodin, Christopher , Carruth, Daniel ]. International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics. 303-308.
      • Conference Proceeding
        User Interface for an Immersive Virtual Reality Greenhouse for Training Precision Agriculture
        [Carruth, Daniel, Hudson, Christopher, Fox, Amelia, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. 35-46.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Impact of Virtual Reality Generated Construction Environments at Different Heights on Postural Stability
        [Chander, Harish, Arachchige, S. K, Turner, A, Deb, Shuchisnigdha , Shojae, Alireza , Hudson, Christopher, Knight, Adam, Carruth, Daniel]. South East American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM) Annual Meeting.

      In Process
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Combined Approach of System and Multiple Factors Theories for Accident Causation Analysis of an Aviation Accident
        [Han, Jie, Fu, Jacqueline, Deb, Shuchisnigdha ]. ????. Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Accident Analysis for the Leakage of Hazardous Materials through Multiple Factors Theory
        [Valencia, Sarahi Hernandez , Apodaca, Diego Andre, Twomey, Zachary James, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. 2021 IISE Annual Conference & Expo. Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Analyzing Fatal Highway Accident using a New Accident Causation Model
        [Deshpande, Rohan, Kabir, Mehzabeen Binte, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. 2021 IISE Annual Conference & Expo. Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Application of Multiple Factor Theory to Analyze the Railroad Accident
        [Djah, Kouame Kan Michel, Omotinugbon, Bamidele, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. 2021 IISE Annual Conference & Expo. Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Cause Analysis of a Maritime Accident: USS Fitzgerald and ACX Crystal
        [Creed, Kyle Richard, Klein, Cameron, Ruano, Manuel, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. ????. Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Development and Validation of a Cyclist Behavior Questionnaire for the U.S. Population
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Werner, Abigail, Valencia, Sarahi Hernandez ]. 12th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2021). Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Evaluating Student Perceptions of Greenhouse Management Course through Traditional and Simulated Learning
        [Werner, Abigail, Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Fox, Amelia, Carruth, Daniel, Hudson, Christopher]. American Society of Engineering Education Conference. Submitted.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Pipeline Accident Explained using Dominion Theory
        [Herrera, Danella, Mendoza, David, Youssef, Fady Girgis, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. 2021 IISE Annual Conference & Expo. Submitted.

      2019
      • Conference Proceeding
        Comparison of Child and Adult Pedestrian Perspectives of External Features on Autonomous Vehicles Using Virtual Reality Experiment
        Advances in Human Factors of Transportation
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Carruth, DanielW., Fuad, Muztaba, Stanley, LauraM., Frey, Darren]. International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics. 145-156. "Springer International Publishing". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-20503-4_13
        http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-20503-4_13
      • Conference Proceeding
        Should I cross? Evaluating display options for autonomous vehicle and pedestrian interaction
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha , Strawderman, Lesley, Carruth, Daniel]. Road Safety and Simulation Conference. Iowa City.

      2018
      • Conference Proceeding
        Pedestrians’ receptivity in autonomous vehicles: Exploring a video-based assessment
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha ]. HFES 62nd International Annual Meeting. Philadelphia Marriott, Philadelphia, PA .

      2016
      • Conference Proceeding
        Development of an Effective Pedestrian Simulator for Research
        Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
        [Sween, Richard, Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Carruth, DanielW., Waddell, Daniel, Furuichi, Masakazu]. The International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics. 484, 183-191. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-41682-3_16
      • Conference Proceeding
        Using a service-learning pedagogy to improve student engagement
        [Strawderman, Lesley, Deb, Shuchisnigdha]. American Society of Engineering Education.

      2014
      • Conference Proceeding
        Service quality improvement in an IT center: A simulation study
        [Deb, Shuchisnigdha , Chowdhury, Nazi Faisal, Claudio, David]. IISE Annual Conference and Expo.

      2013
      • Conference Proceeding
        A holistic approach for integrated decision making in healthcare systems
        [Huggins, Anali, Deb, Shuchisnigdha, Claudio, David, Velazques, Maria]. IISE Annual Conference and Expo.

Presentations

    •  2020
      Deb, Shuchisnigdha, "Impact of Virtual Reality (VR)-Induced Visual Perturbations on Postural Stability and Fall Risk". ( , 2020).
    • November  2019
      Deb, Shuchisnigdha, "Implementation of Virtual Reality in Education and Training". (November 11, 2019).
    • September  2019
      Deb, Shuchisnigdha, "Student Success Presentation". (September 30, 2019).
    • May  2018
      Deb, Shuchisnigdha (Author & Presenter), "Virtual reality environment for risk assessment training", Mississippi State University, Mississippi State University. (May 5, 2018).
    • September  2017
      Deb, Shuchisnigdha (Author & Presenter), "Pedestrian receptivity toward fully autonomous vehicles", Mississippi State University, Center for Advanced Vehicular System, Mississippi State University. (September 7, 2017).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Creative Activity
      Sarahi Hernández Valencia, (Industrial Engineering)
      Development and validation of a cyclist behavior questionnaire for the U.S. population: Survey and bike simulator research
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Nilufer Oran Gibson, (Industrial Engineering)
      Designing Volunteer-driven Transportation Solutions for Vulnerable Populations using Agent-based Modeling
    • Present
      Creative Activity
      K C Biken, (Industrial Engineering)
    • Present
      Creative Activity
      Prabishan Shrestha, (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Obiageli Ngwu, (Industrial Engineering)
      Teenage Cyclists’ Perception towards Autonomous Vehicle and its Associated Traffic Infrastructure
    • Dec 2020
      Directed Individual/Independent Study
      Abigail Warner, (Industrial Engineering)
      Development and Validation of Cyclist Behavior Questionnaire
    • 2020
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Suhaib Allababidi, (Industrial Engineering)
      ANew Method to Estimate the Impact on the L5/SI Spinal Disc from Speed Lifting of Unstable Loads, Asymmetrically
    • 2020
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Tomal Das, (Industrial Engineering)
      A Biomechanical Approach to Investigate the Effects of Carrying Asymmetrical Loads during Ground Walking on the Lumbosacral Joint, Pelvis, and Knee Joint
    • Sept 2020
      Creative Activity
      Su Zixiu, (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • Aug 2020
      Creative Activity
      Abigail Werner, (Industrial Engineering)
      Evaluating Student Perceptions of Greenhouse Management through Traditional and Simulated Learning
    • May 2020
      Creative Activity
      Jacob Duffy, (Industrial Engineering)
    • May 2020
      Directed Individual/Independent Study
      Shanila Rashid, (Industrial Engineering)
      Child pedestrian training using virtual reality

Courses

      • IE 6999-020 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103309)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 2308-002 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6397-020 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • IE 4310-001 INDUSTRIAL & PRODUCT SAFETY
        (Course Id: 103203 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6997-020 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103308)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 5314-001 SAFETY ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103242)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5314-002 SAFETY ENGINEERING
        (Course Id: 103242)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4391-020 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 2308-002 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • IE 6697-020 RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103304)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 4391-020 SPEC PROB INDUSTRIAL ENGR
        (Course Id: 103223)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • IE 2308-002 ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERS
        (Course Id: 112241)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 2020 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Ergonomics
    • Jan 2019 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Applied Ergonomics
    • July 2018 to  Present
      Board of Advisors
      International Conference on Human Factors and Systems Interaction
    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies
    • Jan 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour
    • Sept 2019 to  Oct 2019
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal
      NIOSH