Carl Thodesen

Head of Department Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
+47 45488252
Høgskoleringen 7a, Lerkendalsbygget * 2-133

Background and activities

Carl Thodesen has been the Head of the Department of Civil and Transport Engineering since August, 2013.

He has a bachelor (civ.eng.), master (civ.ing in Applied Fluid Dynamics) and PhD (Materials, Statistics Minor) from Clemson University in South Carolina, USA.

Main fields of competence    

  • Modified asphalt binders
  • Asphalt binder technology and testing
  • Project management
  • Asphalt rubber production
  • Indicator development

Background

  • Research Manager for road and railway division, SINTEF Byggforsk (2012-2013)
  • Senior Research Scientist, SINTEF Byggforsk (2012-2013)
  • Research Scientist, SINTEF Byggforsk (2010-2012)
  • Senior Civil Engineer, Ecopath Industries, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA (2008-2010)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Asphalt Rubber Technology Service - Clemson, South Carolina, USA (2005-2008)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Clemson Hydraulics Laboratory - Clemson, South Carolina, USA (2003-2005)  

For more information, see Carl Thodesen’s CV to the left under contact information.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Anastasio, Sara; Hoff, Inge; Thodesen, Carl. (2015) Influence of sodium chloride and potassium formate as deicing agents on asphalt mixture durability. Bituminous Mixtures and Pavements VI.
  • Anastasio, Sara; Hoff, Inge; Thodesen, Carl; Bahia, Hussain U.. (2015) Laboratory testing methods for evaluating the moisture damage on the aggregate-asphalt system. 8th RILEM International Symposium on Testing and Characterization of Sustainable and Innovative Bituminous Materials.
  • Anastasio, Sara; Hoff, Inge; Thodesen, Carl Christian. (2013) Effect of Aggregate Mineralogy on Permanent Deformation. Proceedings Ninth International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields - Volume 2.
  • Anastasio, Sara; Hoff, Inge; Thodesen, Carl Christian. (2013) Effect of Freeze-thaw Cycles and Deicing Fluids on Pavements. Proceedings Ninth International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields - Volume 2.
  • Thodesen, Carl Christian; Dehdezi, Pejman Keikhaei; Mengede, Martin; Anastasio, Sara. (2013) Effect of Filler Properties on the Rheological and Volumetric Properties of Mastic and Asphalt Mixes. Proceedings Ninth International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields - Volume 2.

Report/dissertation

  • Thodesen, Carl; Krigsvoll, Guri; Nilssen, Kine; Thodesen, Bridget. (2013) Comparative analysis of best practices : review of existing methods and development of an indicator suite for pantura goals : D6.4. 2013.
  • Thodesen, Carl; Kuznetsova, Elena; Sebastian, Rizal; Van Delft, André; Thodesen, Bridget. (2013) D6.21 : Proposed new measures and standards on health, safety, sustainability & structural reliability. 2013.
  • Thodesen, Carl Christian. (2012) Testing av Epoksyasfalt : Testing av prøver i Prall med forskjellige herdingsperioder (1, 2, og 7 dager). 2012. ISBN 978-82-14-05168-1. SINTEF Rapport (SBF 2012 A0123).
  • Thodesen, Carl; Murphy, Mark Allen; Thodesen, Bridget; Nilssen, Kine. (2012) Benchmarking the state of the art solutions : a comparative analysis of best practices : D6.9. 2012.
  • Hoff, Inge; Thodesen, Carl Christian. (2010) Study of Water Effects on Asphalt and Porous Asphalt. 2010.
  • Thodesen, Carl. (2010) SIP prosjekt: State of art study of infrastructure evaluation procedures for road pavements, airfield pavements, and railway tracks. 2010. SINTEF Rapport (SBF IN A10009).