100% Recycled Hot-Mix Asphalt and the use Rejuvenators
Summary of the doctorate research by Martins Zaumanis
Rejuvenator dose optimization

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS

100% Recycled Hot Mix Asphalt: A Review and Analysis, (2014), Resour Conserv Recy 92: 230-245 http://goo.gl/rXFvbr  
Influence of Six Rejuvenators on the Performance Properties of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) binder and 100% recycled asphalt mixtures, (2014), Cons Build Mat 71: 538-550 https://sites.google.com/site/martinszaumanis/publications/publications-pdf-files/Zaumanis%20100%20recycled%20hot%20mix%20asphalt%20Res%20Cons%20Recycl.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1  
Determining optimum rejuvenator dose for Asphalt Recycling Based on Superpave Performance Grade Specifications, (2014), Cons Build Mat 69: 159-166 http://goo.gl/Vtlb3l  
Review of very high-content reclaimed asphalt use in plant-produced pavements: state of the art, (2015), Int J  Pavement Eng 16 (1): 39-55 https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Martins_Zaumanis/publication/261875706_Review_of_very_high-content_reclaimed_asphalt_use_in_plant-produced_pavements_state_of_the_art/links/54688c050cf2f5eb1804d9a9?ev=pub_int_doc_dl&origin=publication_detail&inViewer=true  
Evaluation of Different Recycling Agents for Restoring Aged asphalt Binder and Performance of 100% Recycled Asphalt, (2014), Mater Struct  https://sites.google.com/site/martinszaumanis/publications/publications-pdf-files/Zaumanis%20Recycling%20agents%20Materials%26Structures.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1  
Rheological, microscopic, and chemical characterization of the rejuvenating effect on asphalt binders, (2014), Fuel 135: 162-171 https://sites.google.com/site/martinszaumanis/publications/publications-pdf-files/Zaumanis%20Rejuvenation%20characterization%20Fuel.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
Evaluation of Rejuvenator's Effectiveness with Conventional Mix Testing for 100% Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Mixtures, (2013) Transp Res Rec 2370 (1): 17-25  https://sites.google.com/site/martinszaumanis/publications/publications-pdf-files/TRR%202013.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1  
Finite element modeling of rejuvenator diffusion in RAP binder film – simulation of plant mixing process, RILEM symposium 2013, Stockholm, Sweden, 06.12-14.2013    
Low temperature properties of 100% reclaimed asphalt pavement mixtures, 5th European Asphalt Technology Association, Braunschweig, Germany, 06.03-05.2013       
Use of Rejuvenators for Production of Sustainable High Content RAP Hot Mix Asphalt, 28th International Baltic Road Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania, 08.26-28.2013
Interactive presentation of Phase I results and research plans
 

Research team

Martins Zaumanis   - principal researcher
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
jeckabs@gmail.com

Rajib Mallick - academic adviser
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
rajib@wpi.edu

Robert Frank - industry adviser
RAP Technologies (http://raptech.us)
Bobfrank@RapTech.us

Assistants:
Ryan Worsman
Grace Howard
Rachel Kennedy
Melissa Samaroo
Sarah Cote
Nicholas Rice
Andrea Caprio
Myo Han Latt


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Micro-mechanics and rheology

RESEARCH SUMMARY