Person

Dr.-Ing.

Frédéric Otto

Bauass.

Frédéric Otto
Chair and Institute of Highway Engineering

Address

Building: 2134 Bauingenieurwesen Halle E

Room: 235

Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 1

52074 Aachen

Contact

WorkPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 25230
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 22141
 

Professional Career

2020 Dissertation: "Dynamic interaction behavior between oscillation bandages and asphalt surfaces"
Since 2012 Research Assistant at the Chair and Institute of Highway Engineering, RWTH Aachen University
2010-2012 Government Trainee in Road Construction at the North Rhine-Westphalia State Office of Road Construction
2010 Diploma Thesis: "Economic benefits of noise-optimized asphalt pavement layers in municipal road construction within the framework of scenario analyzes"
2009-2010 Student Assistant at the Department of Traffic Engineering, Ruhr-University Bochum
2007-2008 Student Assistant at the Chair for Statics and Dynamics, Ruhr-University Bochum
2005-2010 Studies of Civil Engineering at Ruhr-University Bochum with specialization on "Traffic Engineering"

Collaboration in Research Committees, Professional Associations and Federations

Teaching Tasks

Research Focus

  • Asphalt paving and compaction
  • Development of new methods for non-destructive bearing capacity measurement and evaluation
  • Measurement and evaluation of longitudinal evenness
  • Inductive charging of electric vehicles via the road surface

Credentials

Research Projects

Cancer-stimulating gas emissions in the asphalt industry and their effects on the health of construction workers

Construction contract flatness measurements - Z1kl-GS4 Expert WLP EU VVoT: Expert supervision of a framework contract for construction contract flatness measurements

Digital Twin Oscillation Roller – Optimizing the use of the oscillation roller by matching the operating parameters to the asphalt properties

InductInfra – Inductive dynamic energy supply of vehicles via road traffic infrastructure

In-Motion – Measurement of the structural substance of asphalt attachments using non-destructive methods

QUAST – New approaches to quality control in road construction

Substance diagnosis – Further development and evaluation of new and known methods for the load-bearing capacity assessment by means of road fastenings with defined substance disturbances

Presentations

  • "APT with the Mobile Load Simulator MLS10 – non-destructive pavement structural analysis"
  • "Evaluation of asphalt pavement bearing capacity using SAFEM"
  • "Measurement and Evaluation of Asphalt Pavement Bearing Capacity at Traffic Speeds"

 

Publications

 
Title Author(s)
[Dissertation / PhD Thesis]
Dynamisches Interaktionsverhalten zwischen Oszillationsbandagen und Asphaltoberflächen, 2020
[DOI: 10.18154/RWTH-2020-10646]
Otto, Frederic
[Contribution to a book, Journal Article]
Influence of temperature on the cracking behavior of asphalt base courses with structural weaknesses
In: International journal of transportation, science and technology, 7 (3), 208-216, 2018
[DOI: 10.1016/j.ijtst.2018.04.002]
Otto, Frederic
Liu, Pengfei
Zhang, Zeyu
Wang, Dawei (Corresponding author)
Oeser, Markus
[Contribution to a book, Journal Article]
Application of semi-analytical finite element method to analyze the bearing capacity of asphalt pavements under moving loads
In: Frontiers of structural and civil engineering, 12 (2), 215-221, 2017
[DOI: 10.1007/s11709-017-0401-2]
Liu, Pengfei (Corresponding author)
Wang, Dawei
Otto, Frédéric
Oeser, Markus
[Journal Article]
Application of Semi-Analytical Finite Element Method to Evaluate Asphalt Pavement Bearing Capacity
In: The international journal of pavement engineering, 19 (6), 479-488, 2016
[DOI: 10.1080/10298436.2016.1175562]
Liu, Pengfei
Wang, Dawei (Corresponding author)
Otto, Frédéric
Hu, Jing
Oeser, Markus
[Journal Article]
Zerstörungsfreie Bewertung der strukturellen Substanz der Asphaltbefestigung mit Geofonen
In: Bautechnik, 94 (10), 697-709, 2017
[DOI: 10.1002/bate.201700047]
Wang, Dawei (Corresponding author)
Liu, Pengfei
Otto, Frédéric
Oeser, Markus
Balck, Henning
[Journal Article]
Measurement and Evaluation on Deterioration of Asphalt Pavements by Geophones Measurement
In: Measurement : journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 109, 223-232, 2017
[DOI: 10.1016/j.measurement.2017.05.066]
Liu, Pengfei
Otto, Frédéric
Wang, Dawei (Corresponding author)
Oeser, Markus
Balck, Henning
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Evaluation of asphalt pavement bearing capacity using SAFEM
In: Functional Pavement Design : Proceedings of the 4th Chinese-European Workshop on Functional Pavement Design (4th CEW 2016, Delft, The Netherlands, 29 June - 1 July 2016), 99-108, 2016
[DOI: 10.1201/9781315643274-11]
Liu, Pengfei
Wang, Dawei
Otto, Frédéric
Hu, Jing
Oeser, Markus
[Book, Proceedings]
3rd China-Europe Workshop on Functional Pavement : proceedings ; August 06th - 08th, 2014, Aachen, Germany
In: Aachener Mitteilungen Straßenwesen, Erd- und Tunnelbau 62, 2014
Otto, Frédéric (Editor)
Oeser, Markus (Editor)