Hashmatullah Sadid

Research Associate

Hashmatullah Sadid is a Research Associate and a Ph.D. candidate at Technical University of Munich (TUM) since October 2020.

Sadid acquired his master's degree in Transportation Systems at the Technical University of Munich and his bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Kabul University, Afghanistan. He has worked as an Urban Infrastructure and Transport planning Specialist at the office of Senior Advisor to the President of Afghanistan, Traffic Management Specialist at Planet International consultancy, and Transport Planning Lecturer at Salam university.

His research focuses on Autonomous and Connected Transport (ACT) including simulation-based evaluation of ACT deployment scenarios.

Work Experience

Nov 2018 -
Jul 2019

Urban Infrastructure and Transport Planning Specialist

Office of senior advisor to the president of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Urban Development Affairs
Kabul, Afghanistan

Jun 2018 -
Nov 2018

Traffic Management Specialist
Planet International SA.,

Kabul, Afghanistan

Jun 2018 -
Jul 2019

Transportation Planning Lecturer
Salam University,

Kabul, Afghanistan

Jan 2014 -
Sep 2015

Civil Engineer

Ministry of Public Works,

Kabul, Afghanistan


Oct 2020 -    
Ph.D. Candidate
Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Subject: Modeling autonomous and connected transport
Oct 2015 -    
Mar 2018
Master of Science in Transportation Systems
Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Thesis: Integration of public transport prioritization and bicycle signal coordination in traffic signal control
Mar 2009 -    
Dec 2013
Bachelor of Science in Civil engineering
Kabul University, Kabul, Afghanistan

Awards and Scholarships

  • Research Grant-Doctoral Programmes in Germany 2020/21, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdient (DAAD)
  • Study Scholarships for Graduates of All Disciplines 2015/16, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdient (DAAD)

Selected Publications

Sadid, H., Antoniou, C.: Modelling and simulation of (connected) autonomous vehicles longitudinal driving behavior: A state-of-the-art. IET Intell. Transp. Syst. 1–21 (2023).

Sadid, H., Qurashi, M., and Antoniou, C. : Simulation-based Optimization of Autonomous Driving Behaviors. IEEE 25th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC), Macau, China, 2022 (2022), pp. 4101-4108.