ICT-affiliated researchers gave several presentations at the 96th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board based on research projects sponsored by the Illinois Department of Transportation:

  •  Safety Performance of Flashing Yellow Arrow for Protected/Permissive Left-Turn Signal Control in Central Illinois: Kerri Schattler and Eric Anderson, Bradley University; Randy Laninga and Trevor Hanson, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Adequacy of In-Place QC/QA Techniques for Evaluating Constructed Aggregate Layers of Working Platforms and Flexible Pavements: Erol Tutumluer and Issam Qamhia, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Sheila Beshears, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Testing Protocols to Ensure Performance of High Asphalt Binder Replacement Mixes using RAP and RAS (AASHTO RAC Sweet 16 Poster Session): Imad L.Al-Qadi and Erman Gungor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jim Trepanier, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Planning Stage BMP Cost Analysis for Linear Projects: Abdolreza Osouli, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; Scott Marlow, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Comparison between Measured and Predicted Pavement Temperatures in Illinois Using the Enhanced Integrated Climatic Model in the Pavement-ME: Bill Vavrik, Applied Research Associates, Inc.; Rick Walker and Derek Parish, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Field and Laboratory Properties of Roller-Compacted Concrete Pavements: Jeffery Roesler and Jeff LaHucik, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Charles Wienrank, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Soaked and Unsoaked CBR Test Results on Unbound Aggregates with Varying Amounts of Fines and Dust Ratios: Abdolreza Osouli, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; Erol Tutumluer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Heather Shoup, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Maximum Particle Size, Fines Content and Dust Ratio Influencing Behavior of Base and Subbase Course Aggregates: Abdolreza Osouli, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; Erol Tutumluer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Sheila Beshears, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Investigation of Plant Mix and Field Core Illinois Flexibility Index Results: Hasan Ozer and Maxwell Barry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Tom Zehr, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Early-Age Performance Characterization of Hot-Mix Asphalt: Imad L. Al-Qadi, Hasan Ozer, David Lippert, Shenghua Wu, Arturo Espinoza, and Fazal Safi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Tom Zehr, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Effect of High Binder Replacement on the Effectiveness of Level Binder in Controlling Reflective Cracking: Shenghua Wu, Izak Said, and Maxwell Barry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Tom Zehr, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Impact of Machine Variability on Asphalt Concrete Fracture Potential Using the Semi-Circular Bending Test: Imad L. Al-Qadi, Hasan Ozer, and Rebekah Yang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Tom Zehr, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Rheological Characterization of Short- and Long-Term Aged Binders Recovered from 2 Recycled Asphalt Mixes: Imad L. Al-Qadi, Hasan Ozer, B.K. Sharma, and Punit Singhvi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ron Price, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Impact of Machine Variability on Asphalt Concrete Fracture Potential Using the Semi-Circular Bending Test: Hasan Ozer and Egemen Okte, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Tom Zehr, Illinois Department of Transportation