About the Instructor:
Dr. Shahin initiated the development of the PAVERTM pavement management system and has led its development since its inception in 1974. He received the CERL Researcher of the Year Award for the development of the Pavement Condition Index (PCI) and the U.S. Army Research and Development Achievement Award for the development of the PAVERTM System. Dr. Shahin received the 1991 Federal Engineer of the Year Award for his efforts in developing PAVERTM and initiating the development of similar systems for other infrastructure facilities. Most recently he has recieved the Excellence in Technology Transfer by the Federal Consortium in 2011.
Dr. Shahin is a registered professional engineer in
the State of Illinois and is a member of several
societies and scientific committees. He is nationally
recognized as a leader in the area of pavement
management and has written many publications on
the subject of pavement evaluation, maintenance,
and management. He is the author of the textbook "Pavement Management forAirfields,
Roads, and Parking Lots." As a consultant, Dr. Shahin has assisted many airports and
local and international agencies in evaluating their current maintenance practices
and developing maintenance and rehabilitation recommendations.