WG's

Technical Committee on Constitutive Modelling of Asphaltic Materials

 

 

WG01 on Low Energy Mixes

 

Scope

WG01 investigates aspects of constitutive modelling that particularly relate to Low Energy Mixes

 

Coordinator

Prof. G. Chehab

 

Members

 

Bredenhann, Steph (Entech Consultants, SA)

Gonzalez, Alvaro (Univ. of Canterbury, NZ)

Jenkins, Kim (Uni.f Stellenbosch, SA)

Loizos, Andreas (NTUA, GR)

Papavasiliou, Vasilis (NTUA, GR)

Plati, Christina (NTUA, GR)

Saleh, Mofreh (Univ. of Canterbury, NZ)

 

WG02 on Moisture Induced Damage in Asphaltic Mixes

 

Scope

WG02 focuses on the numerical modeling and experimental determination of the coupling between micromechanical and physical causes of damage in asphaltic mixes.

 

Coordinator

A. Varveri (TUDelft)

 

Members

Airey, Gordon(University of Nottingham, UK)

Azari, Haleh (AASHTO-NIST, AMRL, USA)

Birgisson, Bjorn (KTH, Sweden)

Bondt de, Arian (Ooms Avenhorn, NL)

Copeland, Audrey (FHWA, USA)

Harvey, John (Univ. of California at Davis, USA)

Kim, Yong-Rak (Uni of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA)

Kringos, Niki (KTH, Sweden)

Kutay, Emin (FHWA, USA)

Masad, Eyad (Texas A&M Univ., USA)

Papagianakis, Tom (Uni. of Texas- San Antonio, USA)

Saadeh, Shadi (Louisiana St. University, USA)

Scarpas, Tom (TU Delft, NL)

Tarefder, Rafiqul (Uni of New Mexico, USA)

Tashman, Laith (Washington State University, USA)

Zaman, Musharraf (Uni of Oklahoma, USA)

 

WG03 on Computational Modeling of Asphaltic Mixes

 

Scope

WG03 focuses on:

- the development of a database on test data of asphaltic materials

- serves as a forum on the constitutive models of AC mixes

 

Coordinator

Prof. M. Oeser (TU Aachen, DE)

 

Members

Benedetto di, Herve (ENTPE, FR)

Bodin, Didier (LCPC, FR)

Bredenhan, Stephan (Entech Consultants, SA)

Buttlar, Bill (Univ. of Illinois, USA)

Chehab, Ghassan (Penn State University, USA)

Collop, Andy (NCPE, UK)

Copeland, Audrey (FHWA, USA)

Erkens, Sandra (TUD, NL)

Ferrotti, Gilda (Universita Politecn della Marche, IT)

Gibson, Nelson(FHWA, USA)

Hu, Xiaguang(Henan DOT, China)

Kim, Richard(North Carolina State Univ., USA)

Kringos, Niki(TU Delft, NL)

Kutay, Emin(FHWA, USA)

Levenberg, Eyal(Purdue Uni., USA)

Masad, Eyad(TAMU, USA)

Millien, Anne(University of Limoges, FR)

Oeser, Markus(TU Aachen, DE)

Papagianakis, Tom(Uni of Texas- San Antonio, USA)

Pellinen, Terhi(TKK, Finland)

Scarpas, Tom(TU Delft, NL)

Schwartz, Charles(Univ. of Maryland, USA)

Tashman, Laith(Washington State Uni, USA)

Uzan, Jacob(Technion, Israel)

Wang, Linbing(Virginia Tech, USA)

Wei, Jianming(FHWA, USA)

Villani, Mirella Maria (TUDelft, NL)

 

WG04 on Pavement Interlayer Systems

 

Scope

WG04 focuses on the mechanism of reinforcement of hot-mix asphalt, quantifying the benefits of interlayer systems, and incorporating the reinforcement in the pavement and overlay design approaches.

 

Coordinator

Prof. I. Al-Qadi (Univ. of Illinois, USA)

 

Members

Bondt, de, Arian (Ooms Avenhorn, NL)

Chabot, Armelle (LCPC, FR)

Chehab, Ghassan (Penn State Uni, USA)

Collop, Andy (NCPE, UK)

Kim, Yong-Rak (Uni of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA)

Kim, Richard (North Carolina State Univ., USA)

Petit, Christophe (University of Limoges, FR)

Scarpas, Tom (TU Delft, NL)

Tebaldi, Gabriele (University of Parma, IT)

 

WG05 on Surface Properties

 

Scope

WG05 focuses on the identification and description of road surface parameters (texture, etc.) that are relevant regarding skid resistance, rolling resistance and noise. The aim is to contribute to a better understanding of the relationship between these parameters and surface properties in an objective of optimization.

 

Coordinator

Dr. V. Cerezo

 

Members

Artamendi, Ignacio (Aggregates Industries, UK)

van Bijsterveld, Wouter (Geocisa, SP) 

de Bondt, Arian (Ooms, NL) 

Kane, Malal ( IFSTTAR, FR) 

Kasbergen, Cor (TU Delft, NL) 

Khedoe, Radjan (Ooms, NL) 

Kumar, Anupam(TU Delft, NL) 

Loizos, Andreas (NTUA, GR) 

Phillips, Paul (Aggregates Industries, UK)

Scarpas, Tom (TU Delft, NL) 

Ueckermann, Andreas (RWTH Aachen, DE)

Wang, Dawei (RWTH Aachen, DE)

 

WG06 on Chemo-Mechanics of Bituminous Materials

 

Scope

WG06 focuses on the development of methodologies and techniques which shall enable the association of the chemical composition of bituminous materials to the observed mechanical response.

 

Coordinator

Dr. T. Pauli (WRI, USA)

 

Members

Airey, Gordon (Uni of Nottingham, UK)

Bhasin, Amit (Texas A&M Uni, USA)

Kringos, Niki (KTH, Sweden)

Scarpas, Tom (TU Delft, USA)

Wei, Jianming (FHWA, USA)

Youtchef, Jack (FHWA, USA)

 

WG07 on Bitumen and Mastics

 

Scope of WG07:

WG07 focuses on improving mathematical modeling of rheological and damage resistance behavior of conventional and modified bitumens as well as bitumen mastics.

 

Coordinator

Prof. H. Bahia (UW-Madison, USA)

 

Members

Ala R. Abbas (Univ. of Akron, USA)

Sanjeev Adhikari (Michigan Tech., USA)

Gordon Airey (Univ. of Nottingham, UK)

Gaylon Baumgardner (Paragon Technical Services, USA)

Amit Bhasin (Texas A&M Univ.,USA)

Codrin Daranga (UW-Madison, USA)

Herve Di Benedetto (ENTPE, France)

Andrew Hanz (UW-Madison, USA)

Shin-Che Huang (Western Research Institute, USA)

Carl Johnson (UW-Madison, USA)

Bob Kluttz (Kraton Polymers, USA)

M. Emin Kutay (Turner-Fairbank, USA)

Dallas N. Little (Texas A&M Univ., USA)

Mihai Marasteanu (Univ of Minnesota, USA)

Ioan Negulescu (Louisiana State Univ., USA)

Manfred Partl (EMPA, Switzerland)

Gerald Reinke (Mathy Construction, USA)

Geoff Rowe (Abatech Inc., USA)

Hilde Söenen (AB Nynas Petrochem, Belgium)

Menglan Zeng (Hunan Univ., China)

Adam Zofka (IBDiM, Poland)