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Joseph Rovani

Conference Director

phone 1.307.721.2275


Thank you 2022 Sponsors & Exhibitors!

The Petersen Asphalt Research Conference welcomes presentations of current asphalt research results from fundamental and applied science studies. A projector will be available for presenters to use at the event.

Topics of Interest

Past topics have included:

  • Composition and reactivity of asphalt

  • Composition and physical property relationships

  • Specification, testing and instrumentation

  • Asphalt & aggregate interactions

  • Moisture damage

  • Low-temperature behavior

  • Asphalt modification

  • Synthetic asphalt

  • Predicting asphalt pavement performance

  • Plastic recycling in asphalt

  • Field trials

  • Forensic studies

Energy & Fuels continues to welcome PARC chemistry related papers as individual submissions. For more information, visit their website at

Submission Period

The submission period is closed.

We'll let you know by May 25, 2022 if your presentation is selected for the program. Please don't forget to register for the conference - submitting an abstract doesn't automatically register you.


Your conference abstract will be included with the Petersen Asphalt Research Conference program. We don't publish presentations, but if you want your presentation distributed at the conference, provide copies to the registration staff, and they will assist with distribution.