Innovations in Sustainable Pavement Systems

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Innovations in Sustainable Pavement Systems

August 1, 2019 to August 1, 2019
Starting Time:   n/a
End Time:   paper deadline

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington , DC   United States
Sponsor(s): General and Emerging Pavement Design (AFD30)

TRB 99th Annual Meeting, January 12-16, 2020, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C
Standing Committee on General and Emerging Pavement Design (AFD30), and Subcommittee on Sustainable Pavements welcome submissions of papers for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board and possible publication in the Transportation Research Record. The call for paper combines topics related to sustainability, including innovative technologies and practices which improve sustainability or advancements which will ease or improve quantifying pavement sustainability. The topic areas include the following as a non-exhaustive list of suitable themes:
1. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA): • development of Product Category Rules and Environmental Product Declarations for paving materials; • green rating systems and software tools to advance pavement sustainability; • life-cycle emission inventory of pavement-related practices and materials; • quantifying the impacts of the use phase; • integration of LCA and LCCA into design practices.
2. Sustainable Pavement Materials: • novel materials to improve pavement sustainability (e.g. phase changing materials, bio-materials) • permeable pavement systems; • recycled pavements that reuse end-of-life/waste materials to enhance pavement performance; • implementations and case studies.

Authors interested in submitting papers are advised to check the Paper Author Resource Page and read Requirements for Submitting Papers. Authors submitting papers in response to this Call for Papers should submit full papers for peer review to the Transportation Research Board online at Paper submission is open from June to August 1. The paper submission website will close when it is no longer August 1 anywhere in the world. When submitting please indicate the Call for Papers title if you want your paper to be associated with a call. Note that this will not affect your chances of acceptance. Please contact the Call for Papers organizer if you need additional information.
To submit a paper, please visit the Paper Submission page https:

For additional on-line info, click on the link below:
submit papers online

For more information, contact:
Dr. Filippo Giustozzi
General and Emerging Pavement Design (AFD30)
Washington, DC    United States
Phone: 202.334.2000


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