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Asphalt Materials Science and Technology

Asphalt Materials Science and Technology
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 October 2015
  • ISBN : 0128005017
  • Pages : 650 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Asphalt is a complex but popular civil engineering material. Design engineers must understand these complexities in order to optimize its use. Whether or not it is used to pave a busy highway, waterproof a rooftop or smooth out an airport runway, Asphalt Materials Science and Technology acquaints engineers with the issues and technologies surrounding the proper selection and uses of asphalts. With this book in hand, researchers and engineering will find a valuable guide to the production, use and environmental aspect of asphalt. Covers the Nomenclature and Terminology for Asphalt including: Performance Graded (PG) Binders, Asphalt Cement (AC), Asphalt-Rubber (A-R) Binder, Asphalt Emulsion and Cutback Asphalt Includes Material Selection Considerations, Testing, and applications Biodegradation of Asphalt and environmental aspects of asphalt use


Asphalt Materials Science and Technology

Asphalt Materials Science and Technology
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 October 2015
GET THIS BOOKAsphalt Materials Science and Technology

Asphalt is a complex but popular civil engineering material. Design engineers must understand these complexities in order to optimize its use. Whether or not it is used to pave a busy highway, waterproof a rooftop or smooth out an airport runway, Asphalt Materials Science and Technology acquaints engineers with the issues and technologies surrounding the proper selection and uses of asphalts. With this book in hand, researchers and engineering will find a valuable guide to the production, use and environmental

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Advances in Asphalt Materials

Advances in Asphalt Materials
  • Author : Shin-Che Huang,Hervé Di Benedetto
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 08 April 2015
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The urgent need for infrastructure rehabilitation and maintenance has led to a rise in the levels of research into bituminous materials. Breakthroughs in sustainable and environmentally friendly bituminous materials are certain to have a significant impact on national economies and energy sustainability. This book will provide a comprehensive review on recent advances in research and technological developments in bituminous materials. Opening with an introductory chapter on asphalt materials and a section on the perspective of bituminous binder specifications, Part One

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Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials

Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials
  • Author : Yue Xiao,Sandra Erkens,Mingliang Li,Tao Ma,Xueyan Liu
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 02 December 2020
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This Special Issue “Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials” has been proposed and organized as a means to present recent developments in the field of environmentally-friendly designed pavement materials. For this reason, articles included in this special issue relate to different aspects of pavement materials, from industry solid waste recycling to pavement materials recycling, from pavement materials modification to asphalt performance characterization, from pavement defect detection to pavement maintenance, and from asphalt pavement to cement concrete pavement.

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Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials Volume 2

Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials Volume 2
  • Author : Yue Xiao,Sandra Erkens,Mingliang Li ,Tao Ma,Xueyan Liu
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 06 December 2020
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This Special Issue “Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials” has been proposed and organized as a means to present recent developments in the field of environmentally-friendly designed pavement materials. For this reason, articles included in this special issue relate to different aspects of pavement materials, from industry solid waste recycling to pavement materials recycling, from pavement materials modification to asphalt performance characterization, from pavement defect detection to pavement maintenance, and from asphalt pavement to cement concrete pavement.

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Research and Application of Hot In-Place Recycling Technology for Asphalt Pavement

Research and Application of Hot In-Place Recycling Technology for Asphalt Pavement
  • Author : Sze Wai Pan,Zhang Yifu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 12 November 2020
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Research and Application of Hot In-Place Recycling Technology for Asphalt Pavement is the first comprehensive book on the topic that presents over two decades of theoretical and practical experience gained in China. The book gives comprehensive coverage of HIPR, including pavement evaluation, distress analysis, mix design, processes and equipment selection, implementation and acceptance criteria. In eight chapters, this book covers HIPR from theoretical and practical viewpoints, and provides detailed case-studies based on real-world experience. This book includes everything engineers need

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Green and Intelligent Technologies for Sustainable and Smart Asphalt Pavements

Green and Intelligent Technologies for Sustainable and Smart Asphalt Pavements
  • Author : Xueyan Liu,Kumar Anupam,Sandra Erkens,Lijun Sun,Jianming Ling
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 November 2021
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Green and Intelligent Technologies for Sustainable and Smart Asphalt Pavements contains 124 papers from 14 different countries which were presented at the 5th International Symposium on Frontiers of Road and Airport Engineering (IFRAE 2021, Delft, the Netherlands, 12-14 July 2021). The contributions focus on research in the areas of "Circular, Sustainable and Smart Airport and Highway Pavement" and collects the state-of-the-art and state-of-practice areas of long-life and circular materials for sustainable, cost-effective smart airport and highway pavement design and construction. The main areas covered

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Asphalt Materials and Mix Design Manual

Asphalt Materials and Mix Design Manual
  • Author : Irving Kett
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release : 02 December 2012
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The purpose of this manual is to familiarize industry and students with the technology of asphalt in its several forms namely asphalt cement, cutback asphalt, and asphalt emulsions. The laboratory work is designed to develop an understanding of asphalt properties, characteristics, testing procedures, and specifications. The procedures outlined are all derived from ASTM designations and practice as recommended by the Asphalt Institute. Where the particular ASTM method permits alternate procedures, the one more applicable to the available equipment and the

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Environment-Friendly Construction Materials

Environment-Friendly Construction Materials
  • Author : Shaopeng Wu,Inge Hoff,Serji Amirkhanian,Yue Xiao
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 20 June 2019
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Construction materials are the most widely used materials for civil infrastructure in our daily lives. However, from an environmental point of view, they consume a huge amount of natural resources and generate the majority of greenhouse gasses. Therefore, many new and novel technologies for designing environmentally friendly construction materials have been developed recently. This Special Issue, “Environment-Friendly Construction Materials”, has been proposed and organized as a means to present recent developments in the field of construction materials. It covers a

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Fracture Behavior of Asphalt Materials

Fracture Behavior of Asphalt Materials
  • Author : Sadjad Pirmohammad,Majid Reza Ayatollahi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 18 February 2020
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This book discusses the applications of fracture mechanics in the design and maintenance of asphalt concrete overlays. It provides useful information to help readers understand the effects of different material and loading type parameters on the fracture properties of asphalt concretes. It also reviews relevant numerical and experimental studies, and describes in detail design parameters such as aggregate type, air void, loading mode, and additives, based on the authors experience and that of other researchers.

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The Science and Technology of Civil Engineering Materials

The Science and Technology of Civil Engineering Materials
  • Author : J. Francis Young,Arnon Bentur,Sidney Mindess
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 26 June 1998
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For one/two-term courses in Introductory Engineering Materials in departments of civil engineering. Applies the rigor of material science principles to a comprehensive, integrative exploration of the science and technology of construction materials.

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Transportation Research in India

Transportation Research in India
  • Author : Akhilesh Kumar Maurya,Lelitha Devi Vanajakshi,Shriniwas S. Arkatkar,Prasanta K. Sahu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 23 March 2022
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This co-edited book focuses on the state-of-the-art research in transportation in India. Exploring the need for a sustainable transport paradigm in India, this timely book offers solution concepts for mobility and infrastructure challenges faced by local, state, and national transport authorities. The contents provide a holistic understanding of the paradigm, considering several case-studies and study findings from the leading transportation researchers in India. At the same time, it also addresses the pressing transportation related challenges such as road user safety,

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Construction Materials

Construction Materials
  • Author : Manuel Bustillo Revuelta
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 02 March 2021
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Construction Materials is a comprehensive textbook covering all raw materials and products related to the construction processes, and not only those applied to building structures. The book is organized to help readers achieve competent knowledge about construction materials. At the beginning of the book the author offers the general concepts, definitions, and standards adopted worldwide for these materials to be used along the book. The central part of the text covers the primary construction materials required to manufacture concrete and

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Eleventh International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields

Eleventh International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields
  • Author : Inge Hoff,Rabbira Saba,Helge Mork
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 July 2022
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Innovations in Road, Railway and Airfield Bearing Capacity – Volume 3 comprises the third part of contributions to the 11th International Conference on Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields (2022). In anticipation of the event, it unveils state-of-the-art information and research on the latest policies, traffic loading measurements, in-situ measurements and condition surveys, functional testing, deflection measurement evaluation, structural performance prediction for pavements and tracks, new construction and rehabilitation design systems, frost affected areas, drainage and environmental effects, reinforcement, traditional and recycled

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Computational Technologies in Materials Science

Computational Technologies in Materials Science
  • Author : Shubham Tayal,Parveen Singla,Ashutosh Nandi,J. Paulo Davim
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 October 2021
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Advanced materials are essential for economic security and human well-being, with applications in industries aimed at addressing challenges in clean energy, national security, and human welfare. Yet, it can take years to move a material to the market after its initial discovery. Computational techniques have accelerated the exploration and development of materials, offering the chance to move new materials to the market quickly. Computational Technologies in Materials Science addresses topics related to AI, machine learning, deep learning, and cloud computing

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