Program



SUNDAY 18

 
12:00
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18:00
Accreditation  
 

Workshop: "Instrumentation and APT Program Establishment"
Limited space

14:00 Introduction to APT Program Establishment. Louw Plessis
Introduction and Type of Instrumentation. Imad Al-Qadi
Installation Techniques and Calibration. Ben Worel and Salil Gokhale
Bound Layers: Rigid and Flexible Pavements
Unbound Layers
 
15:30 Coffee Break
16:00 Data Reduction and Management. Wynand Steyn
Instrumentation and Data from APT Experiences. Navneet Garg and Bouzid Choubane
Instrumentation of Rigid Pavement System
Instrumentation of Flexible Pavement System
17:30 Discussion and Final Comments. Imad Al-Qadi
     

MONDAY 19

07:00 - 08:00 Accreditation  
  PaveTesting Room
08:30 Opening Ceremony  
09:15 Future of Accelerated Pavement Testing. Ben Worel, Chairman Committee AFD40 APT
10:15 Coffee Break
  Dynatest Room H.Solís Room
  General APT Asphalt Concrete APT
10:50

A LINK OF FULL-SCALE ACCELERATED PAVEMENT TESTING TO LONG-TERM PAVEMENT PERFORMANCE STUDY IN THE WESTERN CAPE PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA, Joseph Anochie-Boateng, Wynand Steyn, Colin Fisher, Llewllyn Truter

BEHAVIOR EVOLUTION ON PERFORMANCE OF UV-IRRADIATION AGING ASPHALT MIXTURES UNDER REDUCED-SCALE ACCELERATED TRAFFICKING, Jinting Wu, Fen Ye, Frederick Hugo, Yinting Wu, Feng Wang, Xinhui Ding

11:10 USE OF APT FOR VALIDATING THE EFFICIENCY OF REINFORCEMENT GRIDS IN ASPHALT PAVEMENTS, Martin Arraigada, Federico Perrotta, Christiane Raab, Gabriele Tebaldi, Manfred N. Partl

EFFECTS OF BINDER AND MIX PROPERTIES ON THE MECHANISTIC RESPONSES OF FATIGUE CRACKING APT SECTIONS, Daba S. Gedafa, Mustaque Hossain, Stefan A. Romanoschi and Mbakisya A. Onyango

11:30 APT WITH THE MOBILE LOAD SIMULATOR MLS10 – NON-DESTRUCTIVE PAVEMENT STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS, Bastian Wacker, Frédéric Otto, Pengfei Liu , Dawei Wang, Markus Oeser, Micha Buch, Ulf Zander EVALUATING RESISTANCE OF HOT MIX ASPHALT OVERLAYS TO REFLECTIVE CRACKING USING GEOCOMPOSITES AND ACCELERATED LOADING, Mansour Solaimanian, Ghassan Chehab, Marcelo Medeiros
11:50 EVALUATING NONLINEARITY ON GRANULAR MATERIALS AND SOILS THROUGH THE USE OF DEFLECTION TECHNIQUES, Leiva-Villacorta Fabricio, Loría-Salazar Luis, Camacho-Garita Edgar

OPTIMUM TACK RATE FOR HOT-MIX ASPHALT BONDING, A. Sufian, M. Hossain, G. Schieber

12:10 FULL SCALE ACCELERATED PAVEMENT TESTS TO EVALUATE PERFORMANCE OF PERMEABLE AND SKELETAL SOIL BLOCK PAVEMENT SYSTEMS, Abubeker Ahmed, Fredrik Hellman, Sigurdur Erlingsson

RUTTING RESISTANCE OF ASPHALT MIXES CONTAINING HIGHLY MODIFIED ASPHALT (HIMA) BINDERS AT THE ACCELERATED PAVEMENT LOAD FACILITY IN OHIO, Issam Khoury, Shad Sargand, Roger Green, Benjamin Jordan, paul Cichocki

12:30 IN-SITU VALIDATION OF THREE-DIMENSIONAL PAVEMENT FINITE ELEMENT MODELS, Osman Erman Gungor, Imad L. Al-Qadi, Angeli Gamez, Jaime A. Hernandez

TOWARDS UNDERSTANDING TYRE-PAVEMENT CONTACT IN APT RESEARCH ON FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS, Morris De Beer, Colin Fisher

12:50 Lunch
  Dynatest Room H.Solís Room
14:00 EL DESARROLLO DE METODOLOGÍAS APT EN LA APLICACIÓN Y DERIVACION DE BENEFICIOS DE LOS GEOSINTÉTICOS EN DISEÑO DE CARRETERAS. Jonathan Cook, Michael Dobie, David Blackman Airports & Instrumentation
  APT with an ME Focus

UNDERSTANDING AIRFIELD PAVEMENT RESPONSES UNDER HIGH TIRE PRESSURE: FULL-SCALE TESTING AND NUMERICAL MODELING, Hao Wang, Navneet Garg, Maoyun Li

14:20

ANALYSIS OF DYNAMIC RESPONSE OF ASPHALT PAVEMENT UNDER ACCELERATED PAVEMENT TESTING, Aimin Sha, Jie Wang, Liqun Hu, Xiaolong Zhou

ESTIMATION OF IN-SITU SHEAR STRENGTH PARAMETERS FOR SUBGRADE LAYER USING NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTING, Hadi Nabizadeh, Elie Y. Hajj, Raj V. Siddharthan, Sherif Elfass, Peter E. Sebaaly

14:40 AUTOMATING MECHANISTIC-EMPIRICAL PAVEMENT DESIGN CALIBRATION STUDIES, Xiaolong Guo, David H. Timm INFLUENCE OF TIRE FOOTPRINT AREA AND PRESSURE DISTRIBUTION ON PAVEMENT RESPONSES, Fabricio Leiva-Villacorta, Adriana Vargas-Nordcbeck, José Pablo Aguiar-Moya, Luis Guillermo Loría-Salazar
15:00 CALIBRATION OF ME DESIGN USING A COMBINATION OF APT AND PMS DATA, Jeremy D. Lea, Rongzong Wu, John T. Harvey INSTRUMENTATION OF AN INNOVATIVE PAVEMENT SECTION ON MOTORWAY A10, Ngoc Son Duong, Juliette Blanc, Pierre Hornych
Establecimiento de nuevas instalaciones para ensayos acelerados en pavimentos
15:20

KEY CONCEPTS IN DYNAMIC SIGNAL PROCESSING FROM INSTRUMENTED PAVEMENT SECTIONS, David Timm

DESIGN AND ENGINEERING CHALLENGES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE FAA’S FULL SCALE ACCELERATED PAVEMENT TEST FACILITY NAPMRC, Murphy Flynn, Navneet Garg, Wilfredo Villafane, David Traverzo

15:40 PROTOCOLS FOR ACCELERATED PAVEMENT TESTING OF FULLY PERMEABLE PAVEMENTS, David Jones, Rongzong Wu, Hui Li

HEAVY VEHICLE SIMULATOR AND ACCELERATED PAVEMENT TESTING FACILITY AT ROWAN UNIVERSITY, Ayman Ali and Yusuf Mehta

16:00 Coffee Break
  PaveTesting Room
16:30 Paper: Tire type effect on pavement response; accelerated pavement testing results. Mojtaba Ziyadi, Imad Al-Qadi
16:50 APT calibrated Mechanistic Empirical Design Guide Application for Costa Rica: CR-ME2016
17:20 Load Tests on Piles along the North Loop, Costa Rica. Diego Garita, Harlem Lora. Consorcio Estrella - Hernán Solís
18:00 The Role of APT in Mechanistic Pavement Design. John Harvey; Ph.D. - University of California, Davis (UC Davis)
19:00 Typical welcome night  
 

Las Américas Room - Monday 19

  DAWG Forum
13:45 Chairman's Welcome and Introduction to the DAWG. Wynand JvdM Steyn. University of Pretoria, South Africa
14:00 Accelerated Performance Testing of full scale Ontario Pavements. Simon A.M. Hesp. Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Discussion
14:30

Towards Big Data analytics of pavement condition parameters - RUT Data. WJvdM Steyn1, Raelize du Plooy2, Christina Papadouris1. 1University of Pretoria, 2Aurecon, Pretoria, South Africa
Discussion

  Session 2
15:15 Analysis and interpretation of deflection respone of typical South African pavement structures. Julius Joseph Komba. CSIR/University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Discussion
15:45 Surface data management in accelerated pavement testing and it's relationship to performance. Edgar Camacho-Garita. University of Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica
Discussion
16:15 Study on long-term perfomance of asphalt pavement test sections in Juangsu. Cao, Rongji. JSTI Group,China
Discussion
16:45 Non-isothermal physical hardening of asphalt cement. Simon A.M. Hesp. Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Discussion
     
 

Tuesday 20

  PaveTesting Room
08:00 Airport Pavement Testing for New Generation Aircraft. Navneet Garg, Ph.D, Federal Aviation Administration
09:00 Dynatest Heavy Vehicle Simulator: An Overview & Non-Destructive New Technology . Álvaro Ulloa, PhD, PE. Salil Gokhale, PE
09:40 Coffee Break
  PaveTesting Room H.Solís Room
  Instrumentation General APT
10:10 Development of a new pavement strain coil measuring system at CAPTIF. F.R. Greenslade Investigation of 3D-Move responses under traffic speed deflection devices (TSDDS). Mahdi Nasimifar, Raj S. Siddharthan, Elie Y. Hajj, Ramin Motamed
10:30 Effects of surface condition on non-uniform contact stresses of APT tests. Wynand JvdM Steyn, James W Maina

Long-term pavement performance monitoring and the revision of performance criteria for high modulus asphalt in South Africa. Julius Komba, Joseph Anochie-Boateng, Johan O’Connell,Benoit Verhaeghe

10:50 Electronic upgrade of a standard Benkelman beam to anable capture of full bowl deflections. F.R.Greenslade

Optimum properties of geocell reinforcement for sustainable low-volume paved roads. B. Bortz, M. Hossain

11:10

Evaluation of weight in motion sensors on the IFSTTAR accelerated testing facility. Pierre Hornych , Jean-Michel Simonin, Jean-Michel Piau, Louis-Marie Cottineau, Ivan Gueguen, Bernard Jacob

Perspectives on trends in international APT research. Wynand JvdM Steyn, Fred HUGO
11:30 Development and validation of a nondestructive methodology to measure subgrade moisture contents at the NCAT pavement test track. Buzz Powell Study of bearing capacity of swiss standard pavements under MLS10 loading. Martin Arraigada, Andreas Treuholz, Manfred N. Partl
  Asphalt Concrete APT APT Review
11:50

Thickness evaluation of a 4.75-mm asphalt mixture using accelerated pavement testing. James Greene, Bouzid Choubane

Four decades of the circular test track at the Institute of Engineering UNAM contributing in the research of pavements in Mexico. Hernandez, Noé Ossa, Alexadra Rangel, Francisco A.

12:10 Structural study of perpetual pavement performance in Ohio. Issam Khoury, Shad Sargand, Benjamin Jordan, Paul Cichocki, Matthew Sheer Three years monitoring of IRRF instrumented test road. Leila Hashemian, Alireza Bayat
12:30 Lunch
  PaveTesting Room H.Solís Room
  Portland Cement Concrete APT Sustainable Material APT
14:00 Design of bonded concrete overlays for accelerated pavement testing using Heavy Vehicle Simulator (HVS). Julio Paniagua, Fabian Paniagua, Angel Mateos, John Harvey

Comparative evaluation of performance 1 of warm mix rap asphalt under 2 accelerated unidirectional wheelload trafficking. Yucheng Huang, Fred Hugo, Wynand JvdM Steyn, Haocheng Xiong, Linbing Wang

14:20 Performance of thin RCC pavements under accelerated loading. Zhong Wu, Moinul Mahdi and Tyson Rupnow Evaluation of the optimum percentage of rap and ras in asphalt mixes in Texas using accelerate pavement testing. Stefan Romanoschi, Tom Scullion, Fujie Zhou, Reza Saeedzadeh

14:40

The design, construction and first-phase Heavy Vehicle Simulator testing results on full scale ultra-thin reinforced concrete test sections at Rayton, South Africa. Louw du Plessis, Gerrit Jordaan, Pieter Strauss, Andre Kilian Field performance evaluations of large sized unconventional and recycled aggregates for subgrade improvement. Hasan Kazmee, Erol Tutumluer, and Debakanta Mishra
15:00

The design, construction and heavy vehicle simulator testing results on roller compacted concrete test sections at the CSIR innovation site and on a full-scale test road at Rayton. Louw du Plessis, G. Rugodho, W. Govu, K. Mngaza, S. Musundi

Structural assessment of the effect of a cement-stabilized base combined with a cold central-plant recycled layer at the NCAT test track. Miguel Diaz-Sanchez, David H. Timm, Brian K. Diefenderfer

  Linking APT to Lab Results Functional Performance APT
15:20 Development and calibration of permanent deformation models. Fabricio Leiva-Villacorta, Adriana Vargas-Nordcbeck, José Pablo Aguiar-Moya, Luis Loría-Salazar

Assessment of flexible pavement response during freezing and thawing from indoor Heavy Vehicle Simulator testing. Ahmed El-youssoufy, Guy Dore, Jean-Pascal Bilodeau, Fritz Prophète

15:40 Laboratory tack coat investigation of factors contributing to debonding observed at the NCAT test tack. Michael C. Vrtis and David H. Timm Development of IRI models based on APT data. José P Aguiar-Moya, Pablo A Torres-Linares, Edgar Camacho-Garita, Fabricio Leiva-Villacorta, Luis G Loría-Salazar
16:00 Research partnership between the National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT) and the Minnesota Department of Transportation Mnroad. Raymond Powell, Ben Worel

Permanent deformation of an unbound granular pavement subjected to accelerated multiple-axle group loads. Stefan Romanoschi

16:20 Coffee Break
  PaveTesting Room
16:50 Changing of the Guard. Fred Hugo, Stellenbosch University South Africa - PaveTesting Ltd UK
17:30 Accelerated Pavement Testing: Celebrating over 100 Years of Innovation and Economic Benefits. Bouzid Choubane, Florida Department of Transportation
18:30 Networking Cocktail
     

WEDNESDAY 21

08:30 Departure to the technical tour at LanammeUCR. Group No. 1  
09:30 Departure to the technical tour at LanammeUCR. Group No. 2  
  Return to the hotel  
12:30 Summary of submissions. Wynand Steyn. Ph.D - University of Pretoria- South Africa
13:00 Closing activity, lunch and dance  

"The roles of APT in pavement sustainability: Engineering, environmental, and economics"



APT Main Themes



  1. General APT

  2. Asphalt Concrete APT

  3. Portland Cement Concrete APT

  4. APT Review and Cost Benefit Analysis

  5. APT in Airports

  6. Functional Performance APT

  7. Linking APT to Lab Results

  8. Sustainable Material APT

  9. Establishing APT Facilities

  10. APT with an ME Focus

  11. APT Facility Review

  12. Data Analysis and ME Calibration

  13. APT Instrumentation


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