Development of a self-healing asphalt mixture using metal dust waste and induction heating technology

Grant: Research Project FONDEF VIU 20P0022

Funding Agency: National Research and Development Agency (ANID), Chile

Principal Investigator: Maria Jose Varela

Co-principal Investigator: Jose Norambuena-Contreras

Project duration: 2020 to 2022 (15 months)

This project aims to develop and validate a self-healing asphalt mixture demonstrator prototype in the laboratory using blast furnace dust and electromagnetic induction heating tests.