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
http://www.iowastatedaily.com/news/article_c8f063ba-b47a-11e3-8878-001a4bcf887a.html

Oct. 21, 2013
FAA grant funds research for heated airport pavements
http://www.iowastatedaily.com/news/article_6515170e-2f83-11e3-9907-0019bb2963f4.html

Oct. 14, 2013
PROSPER director Halil Ceylan featured in FHWA's Public Roads magazine
http://www.intrans.iastate.edu/enroute/?action=main.item&newsID=174

Sep. 30, 2013
Iowa State’s Ceylan awarded FAA grant on ice- and snow-free pavements
http://news.engineering.iastate.edu/2013/09/30/iowa-states-ceylan-awarded-faa-grant-on-ice-and-snow-free-pavements/

Sep. 12, 2013
InTrans launches PROSPER to develop next-generation sustainable pavements
http://www.intrans.iastate.edu/enroute/?action=main.item&newsID=173