Where Rubber Meets the Asphalt

Female student in blue lab coat adding a sample to machine
Photo by Beth Wynn

September 9, 2021

Jessica Lewis, a graduate student in the Bagley College of Engineering, prepares a bio-based rejuvenated asphalt specimen for wheel tracking testing in the Asphalt Pavement Analyzer Jr., a machine now housed in MSU's Richard A. Rula Engineering and Science Complex. The new 70,000-square-foot building is home to the Rula School of Civil and Environmental Engineering.