Sumita Roy

সুমিতা রায়


  •  Room No:  1st Floor, Department of Urban & Regional Planning, RUET
  •  Phone:   880-1626333499
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Sumita Roy is a young enthusiastic faculty member of RUET and serving the URP department as a Lecturer. She is a graduate from the same department and a member of Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP). She has been awarded the 'University Gold Medal' in the 5th convocation of RUET. Along with her academic excellence and professional career, she is quite interested in researches on different dimensions of Urban Planning. She believes in researches bring positive changes for the nation and humanity. Her current research project is 'Exploring the Improvement Possibilities of Household Water Services in Rajshahi City, Bangladesh'.

Field of Research
  •  Environmental Economics
  •  Environmental Planning
  •  Urban Planning
  •  Transportation Planning
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  •  First Joined: 23rd Feb, 2021
  •      Dept. of Urban & Regional Planning



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Conference Papers
SL Authors Title Publisher Details Publication Year Type
1 Sumita Roy, Mohammad Shahriyar Parvez, Anutosh Das Land use change in Dhaka City Corporation Area and its impact on transportation: A way forward towards integration into national policies Transactions Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, 30(1):51-62 2023 Journal
2 Anutosh Das, Sumita Roy The new institutional economic approach to land development game: Integrating transaction cost and efficient institutional framework in synergic urban land use-transport development model Heliyon, Elsevier, 9(1):e12793 2023 Journal
3 Anutosh Das, Sharmin Akter, Sumita Roy, Mohammad Shahriyar Parvez Probing the Potential of Community-Based Transportation Facilities in the Developing Countries: A Case of Community Managed School Van Service in Dhaka City Conference: ICERIE 2023: 7th International Conference on Engineering Research, Innovation, and EducationAt: Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh 2023 Conference
4 Abdullah-Al- Faisal, Mohd. Shahinoor Rahman, Abdulla-Al Kafy, Sumita Roy, Abdur Rouf Khan, Md Mostafizur Rahman Impact on Land Surface Temperature and Urban Heat Island, Due to Land Use/Land Cover Change in Dhaka Metropolitan Area, Using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques Taylor & Francis Group 2022 Book Chapter
5 Jannatul Ferdouse Ratu, Sumita Roy Land Readjustment Program for Pabna City of Bangladesh: An Application Towards Urban Regeneration 3rd International Conference on Planning, Architecture & Civil Engineering (ICPACE 2021), Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET), Rajshahi, Bangladesh 2021 Conference
6 Anutosh Das, Sumita Roy, Mohammad Shahriyar Parvez, Md. Musleh Uddin Hasan Decentralized activity centers in rural Bangladesh: A step towards effective emergency situation management in the post-pandemic cities Journal of Urban Management, Elsevier, ISSN 2226-5856, Vol 10, pp. 242-254 2021 Journal
7 Abdulla - Al Kafy, Abdullah-Al- Faisal, Abdullah Al Rakib, Sumita Roy, Jannatul Ferdousi, Vinay Raikwar, Marium Akter Kona, S.M. Abdullah Al Fatin Predicting changes in land use/land cover and seasonal land surface temperature using multi-temporal landsat images in the northwest region of Bangladesh Heliyon, Elsevier, ISSN 2405-8440, Vol 7 2021 Journal
8 Sumita Roy, Mohammad Shahriyar Parvez Are Electric Vehicles Ecofriendly? An Analysis with Auto Rickshaws International Conference on Environmental Science and Resource Management (ICESRM), Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) 2019 Conference
9 Sumita Roy, Nishat Akter Juy, Afrina Akter, Nishita Chowdhury Application of Urban Design Principles to Develop a Self-Contained Residential Unit that Shape the Urban Form: An Approach towards Neighborhood Development at Meherchandi, Rajshahi International Conference on Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering (ICPACE), Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET) 2019 Conference
10 Sakib Zubayer, Sumita Roy, Lamia Ferdous, Anutosh Das Inequality in Employment in Bangladesh, An Assessment with Lorenz Curve and Gini Coefficient The 16th Pacific Regional Science Conference Organization Summer Institute, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand 2019 Conference
11 Abdulla - Al Kafy, Md. Saifullah, Sumita Roy, Abdullah-Al-Faisal, Mohammad Mahmudul Hasan,, Evaluating Land Use and Natural Resources for Sustainable Ecotourism Site Development and Its Contribution to Urban Economy International Conference on Urban and Regional Planning, Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP) 2019 Conference
12 Lamia Ferdous, Abdulla - Al Kafy, Tofael Ahmed, Sumita Roy, Hossain Mohiuddin, Nazia Hossain Identifying the Growth Centers Connectivity Based on Road Network and Market Accessibility in the North-West Part of Bangladesh Journal of Bangladesh Institute of Planners, Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP), ISSN 2075-9363, Vol. 10, pp. 105-115 2019 Journal
13 Sumita Roy, Abdullah-Al-Faisal An Analysis of Water Demand and Availability in Different Housing Conditions: A Case Study on Rajshahi City 1st National Conference on Water Resources Engineering (NCWRE 2018) 2018 Conference
14 Abdullah-Al-Faisal, Abdulla-Al Kafy, Sumita Roy Integration of Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques for Flood Monitoring and Damage Assessment: A Case Study of Naogaon District, Bangladesh Journal of Remote Sensing & GIS, ISSN: 2469-4134, Vol. 7(1) 2018 Journal
15 Abdulla - Al Kafy, Nahidul Islam, Sabrina Sharmin, Farhana Mahzabin, Mahmud Arafat, Sumita Roy, Lamia Ferdous Integration of Multiple Uses to Create a Central Place for the Community: An Approach towards a Sustainable Town Centre Development at Baze Shilinda, Rajshahi Trends in Civil Engineering and its Architecture, LUPINE Publishers, Vol. 2(4). 2018 Journal
16 Ferdous, L., Kafy, A. A., Ahmed, T., Roy, S., Mohiuddin, H., & Hossain, N. Growth Center, an Accelerator of Physical, Economic, Social and Cultural Development of Rural Areas: A Case Study of Northern Part of Bangladesh Second Annual Conference in Regional Science (ACRS2) 2018 Conference
17 Lamia Ferdous, Abdulla-Al Kafy, Sumita Roy, Rupesh Chakma An analysis of Causes, Impacts and Vulnerability Assessment for Landslides Risk in Rangamati District, Bangladesh. International Conference on Disaster Risk Mitigation (ICDRM) 2017 Conference
18 Sabrin Sultana Zerin, Sumita Roy, Nishat Akter, Sabiha Mahbuba, Nusrat Binta Nazir, Anutosh Das, Nazia Hossain Towards an Eco-Friendly Campus Design: A Place for Vibrant Activity Space and Scenic Beauty International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, ISSN 2229-5518, Vol. 8(11), pp. 1224-123 2017 Journal
19 Sumita Roy, Afrina Akter, Golam Rasul Asha, Abdullah-Al-Faisal An Analysis of Contributing Factors to Child Labor: A Case Study of Rajshahi City International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, ISSN 2229-5518, 8(11), pp. 1217-1223 2017 Journal
  •  'Young Female Leaders Award' awarded by Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP) on the occasion of International Women's Day 2022
  •  'University Gold Medal'
  •  2015-2018, 'Technical Scholarship', RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
  •  Chapter Board Member (Membership Affairs), Rajshahi Local Chapter, Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP), 2022-2024.
  •  Member (M-1526), Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (May 11, 2022 to Present).
  •  In-charge, Rental Library, Department of Urban & Regional Planning, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET), (Oct 17, 2021 to Present).
  •  Associate Member (AM-1526), Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (Oct 03, 2019 to May 10, 2022).
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