Agnimitra was working at the Transportation and Applied Econometrics Lab at Penn State. His work was to analyse multidimensional databases and statistical pattern specific to traffic safety. He studied the accident severity based on sophisticated statistical models to investigate correlation with environmental factors, geometric design parameters of highways and Econometrics by using data analysis softwares like Excel, Limdep, Nlogit, R and STATA.
“I am trying to understand the cycling of Particulate organic carbon in one of the estuaries (the Hooghly estuary) of the largest river system, the Ganges. I use organic biomarkers as a special tools to address the specific questions related to POM cycling in Hooghly estuary.”