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Harnsberger, P. M., 2010, “Half and Half: One Year Later A Mat With 50 Percent RAP Looks Really Good,” Better Roads, Vol. 80, No 12.
McKenna, A. M., J. F. Schabron, R. P. Rodgers, and A. G. Marshall, 2010, “The Effect of Thermal Treatment on Asphaltene Composition and Structure Investigated by Ultrahigh Resolution Mass Spectrometry,” Preprints, Div. of Petroleum Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 55 (1).
Pauli, A. T., R. W. Grimes, A. G. Beemer, J. J. Miller, J. D. Beiswenger, J. E. MacNaughton, T. F. Turner, and J. F. Branthaver. “Morphology of Asphalts, Asphalt Chromatographic Fractions and Model Wax-doped Asphalts Studied in Thin-films by Atomic Force Microscopy.” International Journal of Pavement Engineering, in press.
Schabron, J. F. and J. F. Rovani, 2010, “Asphaltene Subfractions: New Insight into Heavy Oil Chemistry,” Preprints, Div. of Petroleum Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 55 (1).
Schabron, J. F., J. F. Rovani, M. M. Sanderson, 2010, “Asphaltene Determinator Method for Automated On-Column Precipitation and Redissolution of Pericondensed Aromatic Asphaltene Compounds,” Energy & Fuels, 24 (11), 5984-5996. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdfplus/10.1021/ef100822f
Schmets, A., N. Kringos, T. Pauli, P. Redelius, T. Scarpas, 2010, “On the Existence of Wax-induced Phase Separation in Bitumen.” International Journal of Pavement Engineering, Vol. 11, No. 6, 555–563.
Sui, C., M. J. Farrar, W. H. Tuminello, and T. F. Turner, 2010, “New Technique for Measuring
Low-Temperature Properties of Asphalt Binders with Small Amounts of Material,”
Transportation Research Record 2179, 23-28.
Zhang, T., L. T. Fan, W. P. Walawender, M. Fan, A. E. Bland, T. Zuo, and D. W. Collins, 2010, “Chapter 7: Hydrogen Storage on Carbon Adsorbents: Review,” pp.137-163, Environanotechnology, Editors: Maohong Fan, C. P. Huang, Alan E. Bland, Zhonglin Wang, Rachid Slimane, Ian G. Wright, Elsevier.
Zhang, T., W. P. Walawender, and L. T. Fan, 2010, “Grain-Based Activated Carbons for Natural Gas Storage,” Bioresource Technology, 101, 1983-1991.