Alex Klein-Paste

Associate Professor Department of Civil and Transport Engineering

+47 73594613
Høgskoleringen 7a, Lerkendalsbygget*2-042

Background and activities

Research interests:

  • Winter maintenance of roads and runways
  • snow plowing, gritting and salting
  • Tire-snow/ice interaction (friction)

Education:

  • TBA4340 Rehabilitation and maintenance of roads (5th year MSc course)
  • BA6061 Maintenance and operation of roads (Experience based master program)
  • BA8617 Maintenance and operation of roads in cold climates (PhD course)

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Klein-Paste, Alex; Sinha, Nirmal K.; Norheim, Armann; Yager, Thomas J.. (2013) Friction, Ice, and Snow. Friction, Ice, and Snow. Encyclopedia of Tribology.
  • Huseby, Arne; Klein-Paste, Alex; Bugge, Hans Jørgen. (2010) Assessing airport runway conditions—A Bayesian approach. Assessing airport runway conditions—A Bayesian approach. Reliability, risk and safety : back to the future.

Others

  • Wåhlin, Johan; Klein-Paste, Alex. (2013) The Effect of Common De-Icing Chemicals on Ice-Bond Formation in Compacted Snow. The Effect of Common De-Icing Chemicals on Ice-Bond Formation in Compacted Snow. TRB 92nd Annual Meeting 2013 . Transportation Research Board; Washington DC. 2013-01-13 - 2013-01-17.
  • Klein-Paste, Alex; Wåhlin, Johan. (2010) Controlling the Properties of Thin Ice Layers on Pavement Surfaces - An Alternative Explanation for Anti-icing. Controlling the Properties of Thin Ice Layers on Pavement Surfaces - An Alternative Explanation for Anti-icing. 12th international conference on the Physics and Chemisty of Ice . Hokkaido University; Sapporo. 2010-09-05 - 2010-10-10.
  • Wåhlin, Johan; Klein-Paste, Alex. (2010) The effect of supercooling on the mechanical properties of thin saline ice layers. The effect of supercooling on the mechanical properties of thin saline ice layers. 12th International Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Ice ; Sapporo. 2010-09-05 - 2010-09-10.