Eshan Dave's research interests include pavement design, rehabilitation, and repair; performance testing and performance-based material selection criteria; computational modeling of pavement structures; viscoelastic material characterization and modeling; functionally graded materials; renewability and sustainability; fracture analysis of pavements; and recycling of asphalt pavements.
Dave obtained a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from S.P. University in India. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Illinois.