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Forschungsbereich Straßenwesen

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Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn.

Ronald Blab

Position:
Head of Institute
Phone:
+43 1 58801 23314
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+43 664 6104982
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+43 1 58801 23399
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Main research areas

Testing and modelling of fundamental mechanical properties of road engineering materials as well as their application for improved and sustainable pavement design and maintenance

Biography

1995

PhD in civil engineering from Vienna University of Technology

1998 - 1999

Post Doc at Pavement Research Center Institute for Transportation Studies, University of California at Berkeley / USA, Supervisor Prof. Carl Monismith & Prof. John Harvey

2001

Habilitation (venia docendi) in Road Engineering and Maintenance

2002 - 2009

Founder and Director of the Christian Doppler Laboratory for “performance-based optimization of flexible pavements“ that was operated in cooperation with five industrial partners

Since 2005

Full Professor for Road and Airfield Engineering at the Institute of Transportation, Vienna University of Technology

2010 - 2015

Member of the Senat of Vienna University of Technology

2012 - 2015

Head of Institute of Transportation

2015 - Present

Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering