Day: January 19, 2012

The Aging Properties of SBS Modified Bitumen and Its Recycling

Civil Engineering CE 5990 Graduate Seminar

Thursday, January 19
Time: 4–5 p.m.
Location: Dow 642

Public is welcome

Speaker: Dr. Xiaoming Huang, Professor, Associate Dean, School of Transportation, Southeast University, China Brief

Abstract: In China, following the huge new highway constructions, large portion of the highway network needs to be maintained and rehabilitated. Reclaimed asphalt material has been studied, produced and used for pavement rehabilitations. This lecture will cover the study of aging of the modified asphalt binder, the influence of mineral filler and trichloroethylene. The lecture will also cover an introduction of research in pavement engineering in China as well as the research in Southeast university in China.