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TRB2020: VTRC Presenters

This guide shows the Virginia Transportation Research Council's 2020 Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting Schedule.

All Days Merged

Sunday, January 12, 2020


Workshop 1024, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., H. Celik Ozyildirim, Self-Consolidating Concrete Implementation in Real-World DOT Projects, P20-21235


Workshop 1028, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 3-Minute Thesis Competition:  A Guide for Effective Communication and Concise Research Portrayal to a General Audience, Jhony Habbouche is one of the presiders.


Workshop 1030, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., at 11:50 a.m., Catherine McGhee is one of seven presenters in a panel on Immediate Next Steps & Sponsor’s Perspectives, P20-21474


Workshop 1054, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Bridget Donaldson, panelist, Developing National Standards for Animal-Vehicle Collision Data Collection Standards:  Perspectives from a DOT


Workshop 1065, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Charles Hughes, Kevin McGhee, Ashley Buss, Quality Assurance: Past, Present and Future, P20-20042

Monday, January 13, 2020


Lectern Session 1109, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Samer Katicha, Shivesh Shrestha, Gerardo Flintsch, and Brian Diefenderfer, Development of an Approach to Incorporate Pavement Structural Condition Into the Treatment Selection Process at the Network Level, 20-04191


Bridge Preservation Committee, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Soundar Balakumaran and Richard Weyers, Service Life Performance of Preventive and Rehabilitative Overlays on Existing Bridge Decks:  An Observational Study, 20-02300


Lectern Session 1184, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Stephen Sharp and Soundar Balakumaran, Different Corrosion Mitigation Methods to Increase Bridge Service Life in Virginia, P20-21030


Lectern Session 1242, 1:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m., Wenjing Xue, Gerardo Flintsch, and Brian Diefenderfer, Measuring Pavement Permanent Deformation in Accelerated Pavement Testing, 20-04173


Poster Session 1553 (sic), 1:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m., Zulqarnain H. Khattak, Brian L. Smith, and Michael D. FontaineQuantifying the Impacts of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities in a Connected and Automated Vehicle Application, 20-03076


Polymer Concretes, Adhesives, and Sealers Committee, 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Michael Sprinkel, presiding


Transportation Programming and Investment Decision Making Committee, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Richard Atta Boateng and John Miller, Computational Challenges in Computing Accessibility to Jobs: Potential Strategies for Statewide Project Prioritization, 20-03749


Lectern Session 1293, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Amy O’Leary, John Miller, Rick Youngblood, David Cook, Shelley Bogue, and Tanya Denckla Cobb, Using Performance Measures to Strengthen Public Involvement in Identifying Targeted Transportation Investments, 20-00245


Lectern Session 1312, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Harikrishnan Nair, Aksel Seitlari, and Kevin McGhee, Laboratory Cracking Performance Evaluation of SM-4.75 Asphalt Mixtures, 20-03960


Poster Session 1339, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Nancy Dutta and Michael D. Fontaine,  Assessment of the Impacts of Volume Completeness and Spatial and Temporal Correlation on Hourly Freeway Crash Prediction Models, 20-03909


Poster Session 1355, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Noah Goodall, Challenges for the Remote Operations of Vehicles, 20-05779


Poster Session 1356, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Zulqarnain H. Khattak and Michael D. FontaineInjury Severity Effects of an Active Traffic Management System Using Bayesian Modeling, 20-01893



 Tuesday, January 15, 2019


Cyber Security Subcommittee, ABR10(7), 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.,  Zulqarnain H. Khattak, Brian L. Smith, and Michael D. FontaineCybersecurity Vulnerability of Connected and Automated Vehicles and Design Architectures for Secure Operation, 20-01896


Lectern Session 1373, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Peter Ohlms and Lance Dougald, How’s That Diet Working? A Synthesis of Studies Since the Road Diet Informational Guide, 20-02385


Lectern Session 1377, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Jhony Habbouche, Elie Hajj, Peter E. Sebaaly, and Adam Hand, Fatigue-Based Structural Layer Coefficient of High Polymer-Modified Asphalt Mixtures, 20-00315


Lectern Session 1381, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Stacey Diefenderfer, Addressing High RAP Contents through Balanced Mix Design, P20-20404


Lectern Session 1384, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Edward Hoppe, Surface Deformation Monitoring Using Radar Satellites, P20-20186    


Poster Session 1418, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., H. Celik Ozyildirim, Harikrishnan Nair, and Mary Sharifi, Field Performance of Low-Cracking Concrete for the Closure Pours and Overlays of Bridge Decks, 20-02846


Poster Session 1419, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Brian Diefenderfer, Ilker Boz, Jhony Habbouche, David Jones, and Adam Hand, Development and Assessment of Rapid Tests for Construction of Asphalt-Treated Cold Recycled Pavements, 20-04124


Benjamin Bowers, Brian Diefenderfer, and David Allain, A Review of Agency Pavement Recycling Construction Specifications, 20-04696


Poster Session 1423, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Justice Appiah, Developing Signal Warrants for Restricted Crossing U-Turn Intersections, 20-03737


Lectern Session 1448, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Mehrdad Shafiei Dizaji, Devin Harris, Bernard Kassner, and Jeffrey Hill, Post-Repair Full-Field Non-Destructive Evaluation of Mechlendburg Bridge, 20-02142


Lectern Session 1450, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Freddie Salado, Gerardo Flintsch, Brian Diefenderfer, and Jose Ramon Marcobal, Laboratory Assessment of Fracture Resistance of Modified Mixtures with Synthetic Fibers, 20-04269


Lectern Session 1460, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Polymer Overlays and High Friction Surfaces, Michael Sprinkel, presiding


Poster Session 1494, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Zulqarnain H. Khattak, Brian L. Smith, Michael D. Fontaine, Jiaqi Ma, and Asad Khattak, Connected and Automated Vehicle-Enabled Lane Control Application in a Mixed Traffic Environment: Impact on Operations and Safety, 20-01900


Poster Session 1552, 1:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m., Chien-Lun Lan, Mo Zhao, Ramkumar Venkatanarayana, and Justice Appiah, Exploring Regional Travel Time Reliability Concepts With a Case Study in Virginia, 20-04721  


Lectern Session 1582, 3:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Evaluations and Applications of Emerging Crowdsourced Data Sets, Michael D. Fontaine, presiding


Lectern Session 1601, 3:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Benjamin Cottrell and Chien-Lun Lan, Review of Work Zone Queue Management Teams and a Portable Automated Queue Warning System in Virginia, 20-01350


Poster Session 1496 (sic), 3:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Bumsik Kim, Kevin Heaslip, Mirla Abi Aad, Antonio Fuentes, and Noah Goodall, Assessing Automated and Connected Automated Vehicle Capacities on a Highway, 20-06042


Poster Session 1654, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Noah Goodall and Chien-Lun Lan, Car-following Characteristics of Adaptive Cruise Control from Empirical Data, 20-05590


Wednesday, January 15, 2020


Lectern Session 1670, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Aksel Seitlari, Ilker Boz, Jhony Habbouche, and Stacey Diefenderfer, Assessment of Cracking Performance Indices of Asphalt Mixtures at Intermediate Temperatures, 20-04942


Lectern Session 1674, 8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., TRB Forum on Preparing for Automated Vehicles and Shared Mobility, Catherine McGhee, presiding


Non-Binder Components of Asphalt Mixtures Committee, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Stacey Diefenderfer, presiding


Regional Transportation Systems Management and Operations Committee (Part 1 of 2), 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Catherine C. McGhee, presiding


Poster Session 1731, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Pavement Structural Testing, Evaluation and Modeling, Nadarajah Sivaneswaran, Clark Morrison, and Brian Diefenderfer, presiding


Poster Session 1734, 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Yogesh Kumbargeri, Ilker Boz, and M. Emin Kutay, Comparative Investigation of Hot-Applied and Emulsion-Based Chip Seal Treatments Using Image Processing Techniques and Performance Tests, 20-04042


Poster Session 1758, 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Road Scholars: New Research in Travel Time, Speed and Reliability Data, Ramkumar Venkatanarayana, Jiaqi Ma, and Mei Chen, presiding


Regional Transportation Systems Management and Operations Committee (Part 2 of 2), 2:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Catherine C. McGhee, presiding


Thursday, January 16, 2020


Workshop 1782, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Peter Ohlms, panelist, Panel 1, Use of Emerging Data in Practice and Policy-Making


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