Our Research

These are our published writings about Greenroads and some related work.

We've written a number of articles for various scholarly journals and conferences. Here is a short list of some of our favorites.

Note: Most of these are cited in TRB format and would need to be adjusted to match APA or MLA styles for references.

Refereed Publications

  • Lew, J.B.; Anderson, J.L. and Muench, S.T. (2016). Informing Roadway Sustainability Practices Using Greenroads Certified Project Data. Accepted for publication in Transportation Research Record.
  • Anderson, J. and Muench, S.T (2013). Sustainability Trends Measured by Greenroads Rating System. Transportation Research Record 2357.  TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., pp. 24-32.
  • Muench, S.T.; Scarsella, M.; Bradway, M.; Hormann, L. and Cornell, L. (2012). Evaluating a Project-Based Roadway Sustainability Rating System for Public Agency Use. Transportation Research Record 2285. TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., pp. 8-18.
  • Muench, S.T.; Armstrong, A. and Allen, B. (2012). Sustainable Roadway Design and Construction in the Federal Lands Highway Program. Transportation Research Record 2171. TRB, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., pp. 19-30.
  • Muench, S.T.; Anderson, J.L. and Bevan, T.(2010). Greenroads: A Sustainability Rating System for Roadways. International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology, Vol. 3, No. 5, pp. 270-279.
  • Muench, S.T.; Anderson, J.L. and Soderlund, M. (2010). Greenroads: a sustainability performance metric for roadways. Journal of Green Building, Vol. 5, No. 2. pp. 114-128.

Refereed Publications in Conference Proceedings or Other Articles

Technical Reports

Related Research

Here are some of the topics on which we have written that we used for developing some of the Greenroads credits, background and philosophy.