Innovative Materials Part 2

Moderator: Farshad Rajabipour, CIAMTIS Associate Director; Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Penn State

  • Asphalt Pavement Compaction: What Can We Learn from the Particle Rotation? — Shihui Shen, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Rail Transportation Engineering, Penn State Altoona
  • Development of a New Steel Tee Concrete Deck Bridge System — Clay Naito, Professor of Structural Engineering, Lehigh University
  • Recent Advances in Flexible Pavement Materials — Mansour Solaimanian, P.E., Director of Northeast Center of Excellence for Pavement Technology; Research Professor, Civli and Environmental Engineering, Penn State


The Transportation Asset and Infrastructure Management (TAIM) Conference attracts professionals from throughout Pennsylvania and the mid-Atlantic region. It is an outreach program of the Center for Integrated Asset Management for Multimodal Transportation Infrastructure Systems (CIAMTIS), a USDOT Region 3 (Mid-Atlantic) University Transportation Center (UTC) housed at the Larson Transportation Institute (LTI).