- Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability and Innovation
- Professor, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
- Director, National Center of Excellence on SMART Innovations
Kamil Kaloush is a professor in the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, affiliate faculty in the School of Sustainability and director of the National Center of Excellence on SMART Innovations. He is a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.), and has more than 30 years of experience in pavement research and management services. His areas of expertise include pavement materials design, thermal properties, advanced laboratory testing, field performance evaluation, and pavement management systems.
His honors and awards include: Top 5% teachers in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering; AzBusiness Leaders – Research; Greater Phoenix Area E-Week Outstanding Engineering Educator; Rubber Pavements Association Outstanding Research Award; IRF Global Awards. Asphalt Rubber Ambassador; Board of Directors: Transportation Research Board Design and Construction Group Executive Board; International Road Federation (IRF); Rubberized Asphalt Foundation; Arizona Council for Transportation Innovation; Civil Engineering Examination Committee, National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying; and vice chair of the Technical Advisory Board of the Rubber Pavements Association.
- PhD, Civil Engineering, Arizona State University, 2001
- MS, Civil Engineering, Ohio State University, 1984
- BS, Civil Engineering, Ohio State University, 1982
- advanced laboratory testing
- field performance evaluation
- maintenance techniques
- rehabilitation techniques
- materials science pavement
- urban heat island
- crumb-rubber applications
- statistical methods
- modeling and simulation
Kaloush, K. E., G. Way and H. Zhu. 2005. Properties of crumb rubber concrete. (link )
Hartz, D. A., J. S. Golden, A. J. Brazel, B. C. Hedquist and K. E. Kaloush. 2006. Case study of thermographic observations of surface materials' cooling rates and neighborhood design in suburban Phoenix, Arizona. Poster presented at the January 28, 2006 American Meteorological Society's Sixth Symposium on the Urban Environment, Atlanta, GA.
Carlson, J. D., J. Jo, K. E. Kaloush and J. S. Golden. 2009. Evaluating the energy balance of alternate parking lot materials in hot arid climates. Presentation at the January 2009 American Meteorological Society UrbEnv Symposium.
Kaloush, K. E. and P. Phelan. 2006. Techniques to evaluate the role of materials in forming the UHI. Presented at the 24 April 2006 Cool Pavements Conference, Arizona State University, Tempe. (link )