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.

Personnel

Halil Ceylan, Ph.D.
Director, PROSPER

Professor

Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE), Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 Ph: 515-294-8051 | Fax: 515-294-8216 | E-mail: hceylan@iastate.edu


Kasthurirangan (Rangan) Gopalakrishnan, Ph.D.
Associate Director, PROSPER

Research Associate Professor

Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE), Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 Ph: 515-294-3044 | Fax: 515-294-8216 | E-mail: rangan@iastate.edu


Sunghwan Kim, P.D., P.E.
Associate Director, PROSPER

Research Scientist II

Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE), Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 Ph: 515-294-4968 | Fax: 515-294-8216 | E-mail: sunghwan@iastate.edu