Program for Sustainable Pavement Engineering & Research (PROSPER)

Program Objectives

  • Advance research, development, and implementation of next-generation sustainable roadway systems.
  • Integrate cutting-edge technologies from various disciplines to tackle real-world highway and airport pavement infrastructure problems.
  • Investigate sustainable paving materials and construction technologies, pavement non-destructive testing and evaluation, performance monitoring, maintenance, repair, and rehabilitation.

News & Announcements

Mar. 27, 2014
Students, faculty collaborate to improve concrete structures

Oct. 21, 2013
FAA grant funds research for heated airport pavements

Oct. 14, 2013
PROSPER director Halil Ceylan featured in FHWA's Public Roads magazine

Sep. 30, 2013
Iowa State's Ceylan awarded FAA grant on ice- and snow-free pavements

Sep. 12, 2013
InTrans launches PROSPER to develop next-generation sustainable pavements