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Manfred N. Partl

Adjunct Research Professor

Degrees:Dr Sc. techn. Dipl. Bauing. ETH
Phone:+1 (041) 044-0823 ext. 4113
Email:manfred.partl@empa.ch
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Research Interests

Time and temperature dependent mechanical behavior of bituminous binders and mixes, including aging and deterioration mechanisms. Interlayer bond in asphalt pavements. Accelerated pavement testing and assessment of LTPP, including in situ monitoring. Non destructive testing of pavements with GPR and IR thermography. Asphaltic plug joints.

Honours and Awards

  • 2008 Associate Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
  • 2007 AAPT Award of Recognition
  • 2004 Best Paper Award 2003 recognition Int. Journal of Road Materials and Pavement Design
  • 2003 RILEM Fellowship
  • 2002 SIIV Honorary member of Societa Italiana Infrastrutture Viarie

Graduate Students

Christiane Raab
Ph.D. (2011) Development of a Framework for Standardisation of Interlayer Bond of Asphalt Pavements