2016 Annual Meeting and Technical Sessions

March 13-16, 2016
The Westin Indianapolis in Indianapolis, IN

Sunday, March 13, 2016

2:00pm-5:00pm

Leading Edge Workshop, Debating Fatigue Cracking Performance Methods
Gaylon Baumgardner, presiding

5:30pm-7:00pm

Student Poster Session

5:30pm-7:00pm

Icebreaker Reception

 

 
Monday, March 14, 2016

6:30am-8:00am

Newer Members Breakfast

8:00am-9:30am

Business Meeting

9:45am-11:30am

 

 

First Technical Session, Aging Behavior of Asphalt Mixes
Brian Prowell, presiding

"Long-Term Aging of Asphalt Mixtures"  – Yin, Arambula, Epps Martin, Newcomb, Tran

“Selection of Optimal Asphalt Mixture Laboratory Long-Term Aging Procedure for Performance Testing and Prediction" – Elwardany, Yousefi Rad, Castorena, Kim

"Selection and Preliminary Evaluation of Laboratory Cracking Tests for Routine Asphalt Mix Designs" –  Zhou, Im, Hu, Newcomb, Scullion

11:30am-1:00pm

Authors and Presenters Luncheon

1:00pm-2:15pm

 

Second Technical Session, Asphalt Mixture Performance Tests I
Ray Bonaquist, presiding

"Uniaxial Shear Tester – Test Method to Determine Shear Properties of Asphalt Mixtures" – Zak, Monismith, Coleri, Harvey

"Correlating Field Performance to Laboratory Dynamic Modulus from Indirect Tension and Torsion Bar" – Yang, Braham, Underwood, Hanz, Reinke

2:30pm-5:00pm

AAPT/ISAP International Forum, Bitumen: Current Situation and Future Challenges
Gabriele Tebaldi, presiding

 

 
Tuesday, March 15, 2016

6:30am-8:00am

Past Presidents’ Breakfast

8:00am-11:45pm

Third Technical Session, Performance of Recycled Asphalt
Matt Corrigan, presiding

"Laboratory Performance of Re-refined Engine Oil Bottoms (REOB) Modified Asphalt" – Bennert

"Performance Evaluation of REOB Modified Asphalt Binders and Mixtures" – Li, Gibson, Andriescu, Arnold

"Using Binder and Mixture Space Diagrams to Evaluate the Effect of REOB on Binders and Mixtures after Aging" – Mogawer, Austerman, Buttlar, Hill, Al-Qadi, Ozer

"Effect of New Rejuvenator on Performance Characteristics of High RAP Mixture" – Tran, Taylor, Turner, Holmes, Porot

"Asphalt Mixtures Containing RAS and/or RAP: Relationships amongst Binder Composition Analysis and Mixture Intermediate Temperature Cracking Performance” – Cooper, Jr., Mohammad, Negulescu, Balamurugan, Daly, Baumgardner

1:15pm-2:00pm

Fourth Technical Session, Asphalt Mixture Performance Tests II
Audrey Copeland, presiding
  
"Size Effect in Asphalt Mixture at Low Temperature: Type I and Type II" – Cannone Falchetto, Wistuba, Marasteanu

"Fundamental Evaluation of Moisture Damage in Warm-Mix Asphalts" [BY TITLE ONLY] – Garcia Cucalon

2:00pm-5:00pm

Symposium, Balanced Mix Design 
Audrey Copeland and Matt Corrigan, presiding

6:00pm-7:00pm

Social Hour

7:00pm-9:30pm

Annual Banquet

9:30pm-11:00pm

Post-Banquet Reception
   
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

8:00am-11:45am

Fifth Technical Session, Field Performance of RAP
Gaylon Baumgardner, presiding
 
"Investigation of Binder Aging and Mixture Performance of In-Service RAP Mixtures" – Diefenderfer, Bowers, Nair

"Use of Performance Based Testing for High RAP Mix Design and Production Monitoring" – Hanz, Dukatz, Reinke

"Forensic Laboratory Tests to Evaluate Long-Term Performance of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavements: Connecticut Case Study" – Yut

"Performance-Space Diagram for the Evaluation of High and Low Temperature Asphalt Mixture Performance" – Buttlar, Hill, Wang, Mogawer

"A novel back-calculation approach for determining the rheological properties of RAP binder" – Riccardi, Cannone Falchetto, Leandri, Losa, Wistuba

"Relaxation Spectra of Asphalt Binders and the Christensen-Anderson Rheological Model" [BY TITLE ONLY] – Christensen, Anderson, Rowe

1:15pm-5:00pm

Sixth Technical Session, Aging and Cracking Performance of Asphalt Mixtures
Randy West, presiding

"A Mixture-Based Black Space Parameter for Low Temperature Performance of Hot Mix Asphalt" – Mensching, Rowe, Daniel

"Effect of Asphalt Binder Grade and Type on Low Temperature Performance Determined Using Asphalt Concrete Cracking Device (ACCD)" – Kim, Akentuna, Nazzal, Abbas

"Evaluation of the DC(t) Test in Discerning the Variations in Cracking Properties of Asphalt Mixtures" – Blankenship, Zeinali

"Evaluation of Cracking Performance for Polymer Modified Asphalt Mixtures with High RAP Content" – Yan, Roque, Cocconcelli, Bekoe, Lopp

"Glass and Carbon Geogrid Reinforcement of Asphalt mixtures" – Zofka, Maliszewski, Maliszewska

"Development of Oxidation Kinetics Models for Rheological and Damage Properties based on 'In-service' Asphalt Binders" [BY TITLE ONLY] – Wen