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Welcome to the International Airfield and Highway Pavements Conference of the Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI) of ASCE. This international conference will provide an unrivaled chance to interact and exchange information with worldwide leaders in the fields of highway and airport pavements, as well as airport safety technologies.

This conference will bring together researchers in transportation and airport safety technologies, designers, project/construction managers, academics, and contractors from around the world to discuss the state-of-the-art implementation, construction, design, and research being performed.

Conference Committee Co-Chairs

  • Imad L. Al-Qadi, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
  • Scott Murrell, P.E., M.ASCE, Applied Research Associates, Inc
  • Andreas Loizos, A.M.ASCE, National Technical University Of Athens
  • Hasan Ozer, A.M.ASCE, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Steering Committee

  • John Rushing, US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Jeff Gagnon, Federal Aviation Administration  
  • Tom Harman, Federal Highway Administration 
  • Geoff Rowe, Abatech  
  • Rick Boudreau, Boudreau Eng Inc.  
  • Audrey Copeland, National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA)
  • Leif Wathne, American Concrete Pavement Association  
  • Luis G. Loría-Salazar, University of Costa Rica, PITRA-LanammeUCR
  • Tan Yiqiu, Harbin Institute of Technology

Scientific Committee

  • Gordon Airey, University of Nottingham
  • Adrian Ricardo Archilla, University of Hawai'i System 
  • Manuel Bejarano, Atkins Global
  • Amit Bhasin, University of Texas at Austin
  • Bjorn Birgisson, Texas A&M University
  • Thomas Burnham, Minnesota DOT
  • Silvia Caro, University of the Andes
  • Halil Ceylan, Iowa State University
  • Karim Chatti, Michigan State University
  • Ghassan  Chehab, American Univeristy of Beirut
  • Katie Chou, Atkins Global
  • Bouzid Choubane, Florida Department of Transportation
  • Greg Cline, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Jo Daniels, University of New Hampshire
  • Brill David, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Samer Dessouky, University of Texas San Antonio
  • Brian Diefenderfer, Virginia Transportation Research Council
  • Heather Dylla, FHWA
  • Ahmed Faheem, Temple University
  • Ellie Fini, Arizona State University
  • Tien Fwa, National University of Singapore
  • Navneet Garg, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Daba Gedafa, University of North Dakota
  • Nasir Gharaibeh, Texas A&M University
  • Scott Gibson, Washoe County Regional Transportation Commission
  • Elie Hajj, University of Nevada Reno
  • Kevin Hall, University of Arkansas
  • Dave Hein, Applied Research Associates
  • Jacob Hiller, Michigan Technological University
  • Inge Hoff, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • Pierre Hornych, IDTPE, HdR
  • Imran Hossain, Bradley University
  • Mustaque Hossain, Kansas State University
  • Kamal Hossain, Memorial University, Canada
  • Gerry Huber, Heritage Research Group
  • Richard  Ji, Federal Aviation Administration
  • David Jones, UC Davis
  • Vivek Khanna, HNTB
  • Richard Kim, North Carolina State University
  • Erwin Kohler, 3ipe
  • Emin Kutay, Michigan State University
  • Zhen Leng, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Dallas Little, Texas A&M University
  • Massimo Losa, Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering
  • James Mack, CEMEX
  • James Maina, University of Pretoria
  • Eyad Masad, Texas A&M University
  • Mehran Mazari, California State University, Los Angeles
  • Gary Mitchell, American Concrete Pavement Association
  • Walaa Mogawer, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
  • José Neves, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa
  • Jorge Pais, University of Minho
  • Tom Papagiannakis, University of Texas San Antonio
  • Tim Parsons, ARA
  • Christina Plati, National Technical University of Athens
  • Anand J. Puppala, University of Texas at Arlington
  • Jeff Roesler, University of Illinois
  • Stefan Romanoschi, The University of Texas at Arlington
  • Shadi Saadeh, California State University, Long Beach
  • Charles Schwartz, University of Maryland
  • Kevin Senn, Nichols Consulting Engineers
  • Pranshoo Solanki, Illinois State University
  • Wynand Steyn, University of Pretoria
  • Lijun Sun, Tongji University
  • Jeb Tingle, US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Fabio Tosti, University of West London
  • Erol Tutumluer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Shane Underwood, North Carolina State University
  • Julie Marie Vandenbossche, University of Pittsburgh
  • Kamilla Vasconcelos, University of São Paulo
  • Linbing Wang, Virginia Tech
  • Dawei Wang, RWTH Aachen University, Harbin Institute of Technology
  • Hao Wang, Rutgers University
  • Richard Willis, NAPA
  • Michael Wistuba, TU Braunschweig
  • Adam Zofka, Road and Bridge Research Institute


About the Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI) of ASCE

The Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI) is a specialty membership organization focused on transportation and development professionals and the transportation and development industry. It is one of the American Society of Civil Engineers' nine specialty Institutes.

T&DI combines the talents and perspectives of its members to promote professional excellence in all aspects of transportation engineering, urban planning, and development. We strive to enhance their career development through:

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