Labs: Asphalt Lab

Research Interests

  • Pavement Management
  • Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Pavement Rehabilitation
  • In-Service Pavement Performance Characterization
  • Asphalt Binder
  • Mastic and Mixture Laboratory Characterization
  • Rheological Analysis and Modeling

Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

ENGR 9185

Experience in Engineering Profession I

Graduate

CEE 3048

Probability, Statistics & Stochastic Methods

Undergraduate

CEE 3211

Transportation Engineering

Undergraduate

CEE 4742

Professional Issues II

Undergraduate

CEE 5048

Probability and Statistics in Engineering

Graduate

CEE 5203

Structural Design of Pavements

Graduate

CEE 5212

Transportation Engineering Materials

Graduate

CMT 4336

Concrete and Masonry Design

Undergraduate

Selected Publications

  • Abdalla, A., Faheem, A.F., & Walters, E. (2022). Life cycle assessment of eco-friendly asphalt pavement involving multi-recycled materials: A comparative study. Journal of Cleaner Production, 362, pp. 132471-132471. Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2022.132471

  • Hosseini, A., Faheem, A., Titi, H., & Schwandt, S. (2022). Deterioration Modeling of Flexible Pavements Based on As-Produced and As-Constructed Properties. JOURNAL of TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING PART B-PAVEMENTS, 148(2). doi: 10.1061/JPEODX.0000372

  • Abdalla, A., Faheem, A., & Ayranci, B. (2022). The Influence of a New Food Waste Bio-Oil (FWBO) Rejuvenating Agent on Cracking Susceptibility of Aged Binder and RAP. SUSTAINABILITY, 14(6). doi: 10.3390/su14063673

  • Cloutier, C., Farahi, B., Sobolev, K., Faheem, A., & Kosmtaka, S. (2021). The effect of cement reactive powders on the mechanical response of WMA mixtures. Airfield and Highway Pavements 2021: Pavement Materials and Sustainability - Selected Papers from the International Airfield and Highway Pavements Conference 2021, pp. 92-103. doi: 10.1061/9780784483510.009

  • Farahi, B., Cloutier, C., Sobolev, K., Faheem, A., Kosmtaka, S., Rezaee, M., & Travis, C. (2021). Effect of using cement reactive powders on rheological performance of asphalt mastics. Airfield and Highway Pavements 2021: Pavement Materials and Sustainability - Selected Papers from the International Airfield and Highway Pavements Conference 2021, pp. 115-125. doi: 10.1061/9780784483510.011

  • Hosseini, A., Faheem, A., & Titi, H. (2020). Effects of quality control parameters on in-service performance of flexible pavements. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 32(12). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003248

  • Alsalihi, M. & Faheem, A. (2020). Compaction and Performance of Warm-Mix Asphalt with High-Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 32(4). doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0003099

  • Hosseini, A., Faheem, A., Titi, H., & Schwandt, S. (2020). Evaluation of the long-term performance of flexible pavements with respect to production and construction quality control indicators. Construction and Building Materials, 230. doi: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.116998

  • Wu, S., Wen, H., Zhang, W., Shen, S., Mohammad, L.N., Faheem, A., & Muhunthan, B. (2019). Field performance of top-down fatigue cracking for warm mix asphalt pavements. International Journal of Pavement Engineering, 20(1), pp. 33-43. doi: 10.1080/10298436.2016.1248204

  • Hosseini, A., Faheem, A., Titi, H., & Alsalihi, M. (2019). Evaluation of influence of production and construction quality control measures on asphalt pavements long-term performance. Airfield and Highway Pavements 2019: Innovation and Sustainability in Highway and Airfield Pavement Technology - Selected Papers from the International Airfield and Highway Pavements Conference 2019, pp. 131-142. doi: 10.1061/9780784482476.015

  • Titi, H.H., Tabatabai, H., Faheem, A., Tutumluer, E., & Peters, J.P. (2018). Spatial variability of compacted aggregate bases. Transportation Geotechnics, 17, pp. 56-65. doi: 10.1016/j.trgeo.2018.06.007

  • Faheem, A., Hossieni, A., Titi, H., & Schwandt, S. (2018). Evaluation of WisDOT Quality Management Program (QMP) Activities and Impacts on Pavement Performance. Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Retrieved from https://wisconsindot.gov/

  • Faheem, A., Abboud, B., Coe, J., & Alsalihi, M. (2018). Effect of Warm Mix Asphalt (WMA) Low Mixing and Compaction Temperatures on Recycled Asphalt Pavement (RAP) Binder Replacement. Effect of Warm Mix Asphalt (WMA) Low Mixing and Compaction Temperatures on Recycled Asphalt Pavement (RAP) Binder Replacement. COMM ONWEALTH OF P ENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION. Retrieved from https://rosap.ntl.bts.gov/

  • Zhang, H., Aken, B.V., Xoang, L.i., Abboud, B.E., Zhao, Z., Faheem, A., & Mckenzie, E.R. (2018). Winter Roadway Maintenance Material Enhancers (Field) Evaluation. Winter Roadway Maintenance Material Enhancers (Field) Evaluation. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Retrieved from https://rosap.ntl.bts.gov/

  • Ozer, H., Ziyadi, M., & Faheem, A. (2018). Development of Pavement Performance Prediction Models for Preservation Treatments: Volume 2. Illinois Center for Transportation/Illinois Department of Transportation. Retrieved from https://www.ideals.illinois.edu/

  • Cloutier, C., Bautista, E.G., Faheem, A.F., & Sobolev, K. (2018). Effect of Spray Dryer Absorbers as Mix Enhancer on HMA Performance. Sustainable Civil Infrastructures, pp. 80-95. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-61633-9_6

  • Washington State University, Center, L.T.R., & Pennsylvania State University—Altoona (2017). Long-Term Field Performance of Warm Mix Asphalt Technologies. Transportation Research Board. doi: 10.17226/24708

  • Zhang, W., Shen, S., Faheem, A., Basak, P., Wu, S., & Mohammad, L. (2017). Predictive quality of the pavement ME design program for field performance of warm mix asphalt pavements. Construction and Building Materials, 131, pp. 400-410. doi: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.11.086

  • Sobolev, K., Moini, M., Cramer, S., Faheem, A., & Pham, L.e. (2017). Laboratory Study of Optimized Concrete Pavement Mixtures. Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Retrieved from https://trid.trb.org/

  • Alsalihi, M., Hosseini, A., & Faheem, A. (2017). Direct Characterization of Aging Diffusion in Asphalt Mixtures Using Micro-Indentation and Relaxation (MIR). Airfield and Highway Pavements 2017: Testing and Characterization of Bound and Unbound Pavement Materials - Proceedings of the International Conference on Highway Pavements and Airfield Technology 2017, 2017-August, pp. 129-140. doi: 10.1061/9780784480939.012

  • Bautista, E., Faheem, A., Cloutier, C., & Sobolev, K. (2017). Influence of Coal Combustion By-Products Physiochemical Properties on Aging Related Performance of Asphalt Mastics and HMA. Airfield and Highway Pavements 2017: Testing and Characterization of Bound and Unbound Pavement Materials - Proceedings of the International Conference on Highway Pavements and Airfield Technology 2017, 2017-August, pp. 73-85. doi: 10.1061/9780784480939.007

  • Wu, S., Wen, H., Zhang, W., Shen, S., Faheem, A., & Mohammad, L.N. (2016). Long-term field transverse cracking performance of warm-mix asphalt pavement and its significant material property. Transportation Research Record, 2576, pp. 109-120. doi: 10.3141/2576-12

  • Ramme, B.W., Covi, A., Faheem, A., & Sobolev, K. (2016). Fly ASH - An important ingredient for use in hot-mix ASHphalt concrete. Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies, 2016-August.

  • Wen, H., Wu, S., Mohammad, L.N., Zhang, W., Shen, S., & Faheem, A. (2016). Long-term field rutting and moisture susceptibility performance of warm-mix asphalt pavement. Transportation Research Record, 2575, pp. 103-112. doi: 10.3141/2575-11

  • Bautista, E.G., Flickinger, J., Saha, R., Flores-Vivian, I., Faheem, A.F., & Sobolev, K. (2015). Effect of Coal Combustion Products on high temperature performance of asphalt mastics. Construction and Building Materials, 94, pp. 572-578. doi: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2015.07.022

  • Bautista, E.G., Faheem, A.F., Saha, R., & Sobolev, K. (2015). Characterization of damage and aging resistance of asphalt mastics with coal combustion by-products. Airfield and Highway Pavements 2015: Innovative and Cost-Effective Pavements for a Sustainable Future - Proceedings of the 2015 International Airfield and Highway Pavements Conference, pp. 74-85. doi: 10.1061/9780784479216.008

  • Titi, H.H., English, R., & Faheem, A. (2015). Resilient modulus of fine-grained soils for mechanistic-empirical pavement design. Transportation Research Record, 2510, pp. 24-35. doi: 10.3141/2510-04

  • Zhang, W., Shen, S., Basak, P., Wen, H., Wu, S., Faheem, A., & Mohammad, L.N. (2015). Development of predictive models for initiation and propagation of field transverse cracking. Transportation Research Record, 2524, pp. 92-99. doi: 10.3141/2524-09

  • Shaat, M., Mahmoud, F.F., Gao, X.L., & Faheem, A.F. (2014). Size-dependent bending analysis of Kirchhoff nano-plates based on a modified couple-stress theory including surface effects. International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 79, pp. 31-37. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2013.11.022

  • Titi, H.H., Tabatabai, H., Faheem, A., Druckrey, A., Tutumluer, E., & Bautista, E. (2014). Evaluation of compacted aggregate base course layers. Geotechnical Special Publication(234 GSP), pp. 2921-2930. doi: 10.1061/9780784413272.283

  • Titi, H.H., Faheem, A., Tabatabai, H., & Tutumluer, E. (2014). Influence of aggregate base layer variability on pavement performance. Transportation Research Record, 2457, pp. 58-71. doi: 10.3141/2457-07

  • Schmitt, R.L., Faheem, A., & Al-Qadi, I.L. (2013). Selection of non-destructive testing technologies for asphalt pavement construction. Airfield and Highway Pavement 2013: Sustainable and Efficient Pavements - Proceedings of the 2013 Airfield and Highway Pavement Conference, pp. 573-584. doi: 10.1061/9780784413005.046

  • Shangguan, P., Al-Qadi, I.L., Leng, Z., Schmitt, R.L., & Faheem, A. (2013). Innovative approach for asphalt pavement compaction monitoring with ground-penetrating radar. Transportation Research Record(2347), pp. 79-87. doi: 10.3141/2347-09

  • Lee, S.R., Heo, S.N., Anwar, M.S., Faheem, A., & Koo, B.H. (2013). ZnO nanorods on polymer substrate by solution method. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 378, pp. 198-201. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.378.198

  • Faheem, A., Schmitt, R., & Qadi, I.A.l. (2013). Investigation and development of a non-destructive system to evaluate critical properties of asphalt pavements during the compaction process. Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

  • Bahia, H., Tabatabaee, H., Mandal, T., & Faheem, A. (2013). Field evaluation of Wisconsin modified binder selection guidelines-Phase II. Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

  • Faheem, A., Hintz, C., Bahia, H., Al-Qadi, I., & Glidden, S. (2012). Influence of filler fractional voids on mastic and mixture performance. Transportation Research Record(2294), pp. 74-80. doi: 10.3141/2294-08

  • Faheem, A., Bahia, H., & Hanz, A. (2012). Implementation of WisDOT Project 0092-01-02: Using the SuperPave Gyratory Compactor to Measure Mechanical Stability of WisDOT Asphalt Mixes. Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Retrieved from https://trid.trb.org/

  • Wang, H., Al-Qadi, I.L., Faheem, A.F., Bahia, H.U., Yang, S.H., & Reinke, G.H. (2011). Effect of mineral filler characteristics on asphalt mastic and mixture rutting potential. Transportation Research Record(2208), pp. 33-39. doi: 10.3141/2208-05

  • Alam, F., Faheem, A., Jazar, R., & Smith, L.V. (2010). A study of vehicle ride performance using a quarter car model and half car model. ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE), 8(PARTS A AND B), pp. 337-341. doi: 10.1115/IMECE2010-39887

  • Faheem, A.F., Bahia, H.U., Yang, S.H., & Al-Qadi, I. (2010). Evaluation of Rigden fractional voids test method and the relation to mastic viscosity. Asphalt Paving Technology: Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists-Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, 79, pp. 1-25.

  • Faheem, A.F. & Bahia, H.U. (2010). Modelling of asphalt mastic in terms of filler-bitumen interaction. Road Materials and Pavement Design, 11(SPECIAL ISSUE), pp. 281-303. doi: 10.3166/RMPD.11HS.281-303

  • Hanz, A.J., Faheem, A., Mahmoud, E., & Bahia, H.U. (2010). Measuring effects of warm-mix additives: Use of newly developed asphalt binder lubricity test for the dynamic shear rheometer. Transportation Research Record(2180), pp. 85-92. doi: 10.3141/2180-10

  • Faheem, A.F. & Bahia, H.U. (2009). Conceptual phenomenological model for interaction of asphalt binders with mineral fillers. Asphalt Paving Technology: Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists-Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, 78, pp. 679-717.

  • Rowe, G., Faheem, A., & Roque, R. (2009). Discussion. Asphalt Paving Technology: Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists-Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, 78, pp. 718-719.

  • Faheem, A., Wen, H., Stephenson, L., & Bahia, H. (2008). Effect of mineral filler on damage resistance characteristics of asphalt binders. Asphalt Paving Technology: Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists-Proceedings of the Technical Sessions, 77, pp. 885-907.

  • Faheem, A.F., Bahia, H.U., & Ajideh, H. (2005). Estimating results of a proposed simple performance test for hot-mix asphalt from superpave gyratory compactor results. Transportation Research Record(1929), pp. 104-113. doi: 10.3141/1929-13

  • Faheem, A. & Bahia, H. (2004). Using the Gyratory Compactor to Measure Mechanical Stability of Asphalt Mixtures.

  • Alsalihi, M., Faheem, A., & Mahmoud, A.F.F. Interaction of Warm Mix Asphalt (WMA) Technologies and High-Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) in Asphaltic Mixes. Transportation Research Board 97th Annual Meeting, Washington DC, United States. Retrieved from https://trid.trb.org/

  • Mahmoud, A.F.F., Cloutier, C., Bautista, E., & Sobolev, K. Impact of Coal Combustion Product Incorporation in Asphalt Mixture Performance. Transportation Research Board 96th Annual Meeting, Washington DC, United States.