Road Engineering Research Section

Road Engineering Research Section (RERS) is in Belgium the only academic partner for asphalt and bitumen research and conducts external funded applied research, e.g. for the Flemish government, industry and other partners; and fundamental research in collaboration with master students and doctoral researchers. During the previous years, RERS has built up expertise in the following research topics:

  • Bitumen & asphalt technology: ageing - healing - bitumen mechanics
  • Structural design & smart roads
  • Recycling & green technologies