North Central Superpave Center

Overview of Services

AMRL-accredited lab for AASHTO tests on asphalt binder, hot-mix asphalt and aggregates.  In addition, we are equipped to perform HMA tests, such as, dynamic modulus, flow number, semi-circular bending (SCB), bond shear strength, slab polishing, friction (DFT) and texture (CTM), etc.  The NCSC can also provide customizable class and lab training based on your needs.


Dr. Jan Olek, Director
765-494-5015/765-463-2317 x 225

Dr. Rebecca McDaniel, Technical Director
765-463-2317 x226


Dr. Ayesha Shah, Research Engineer
765-463-2317 x227

Location and hours of operation

Hours      Location

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

     North Central Superpave Center
     1205 Montgomery Street
     West Lafayette, IN  47906


  1. List of AASHTO - Accredited Tests

Getting Started

**For Purdue individuals: First-time users should click "Sign-up" in upper right.  Returning students will click "Login"

**For Non-Purdue individuals: Before you register, you must be assigned a Business Partner Number and given Purdue credentials to register/login.  

Please contact the center manager for further information.



Name Role Phone Email Location
Dr. Ayesha Shah
Research Engineer
765-463-2317 x227
North Central Superpave Center
Dr. Jan Olek
765-463-2317 x225
North Central Superpave Center