Research Pays Off Seminar Series
Every 3rd Tuesday of the month 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. (CDT)
Road Research will provide a monthly seminar to highlight research topics that will make an impact on the work done here in the state of Minnesota and around the country.
2017 Upcoming Webinars
December 19--Don Matthews, TSD Manager Chief Engineer for Pavement Recycling Systems, Inc. in Jurupa Valley, CA.
Topic: Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) in Pavement Preservation Applications
The webinar will discuss using RAP in pavement preservation applications such as chip seal, slurry seal and micro surfacing. Case histories will be presented along with technical guidelines and practical suggestions to ensure a successful project.
Online Webinar Information*
- Join the meeting
- We recommend calling into the webinar audio by phone: 1-888-742-5095 (US)
- Conference Code: 632 681 0747
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*To the best of our knowledge, this course/activity meets the continuing education requirements for PDHs as outlined in Minnesota Statute 326.107. More information concerning continuing education for professionals is available on the Minnesota Board of AELSLAGID website.
2017 Archived Webinars
Nov. 21-- Biomaterials and Biopolymers with Chris Williams, Gerald & Audrey Olson Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of the Asphalt Materials & Pavements Program, Iowa State University.
Oct. 17--Validated Intelligent Compaction (VIC) Testing at MnROAD and Engineering Data Analysis with David J. White, Ph.D., P.E. President and Chief Engineer, Ingios Geotechnics, Inc
Sept. 19--The Effects of Bio-Sealants or Rejuvenators on Asphalt Binder and Mixture Properties with Debaroti Ghosh, Research Engineer for MnDOT
July 18--Balanced Mix Design David Newcomb from the Materials and Pavement Division of Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Slide from Dave's Presentation with links to video of all the tests he mentioned.
Cracking Test Videos (Powerpoint)
May 16--Factors Affecting Asphalt Mix Durability (Video)
- Factors Affecting Asphalt Mixture Durability (WHRP 14-06), Barry Paye (Powerpoint)
- Critical Factors Affecting Asphalt Concrete Durability, Ramon Bonoquist (Powerpoint)
April 18 - National Road Research Alliance Long Range Research Plans (PDF)
Feb. 21 - Barriers to Implementation of In-Place Recycling