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Title Asphalt material characterization, accelerated testing, and construction management : selected papers from the 2009 GeoHunan International Conference, August 3-6, 2009, Changsha, Hunan, China / hosted by Changsha University of Science and Technology, China ; co-sponsored by ASCE Geo-Institute, USA [and others] ; edited by Lubinda F. Walubita [and others]
Published Reston, Va. : Geo Institute of American Society of Civil Engineers, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (x, 206 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Geotechnical special publication ; no. 190
Geotechnical special publication ; no. 190.
Contents Cover -- Contents -- Asphalt Binder and Mixture Characterization -- Effects of Magnesium Hydroxide on Asphalt Pyrolytic Characteristics and Kinetic Analysis -- Research on Rheological Performance of SBS Modified Asphalt at Low Temperature -- Laboratory Performance Evaluation on Polymer Modified Porous Asphalt Concrete -- Laboratory Study of Porous Asphalt Mixture Made with Rubber Bitumen -- Research on Permanent Deformation Property of Asphalt Mixture with Varying Temperature -- Rutting in Asphalt Pavement under Heavy Load and High Temperature
Recycled Asphalt Materials and PavementsDevelopment of Asphalt Emulsion Cold In-Place Recycling Specifications -- Accelerated Testing of Pavement Structures and Materials -- Mechanical Properties of Concrete Pavement with Different Isolation Layers on Lean Concrete Base -- Evaluation of the Compaction Characteristics of Unbound Material Using the Superpave Gyratory Compactor -- Preliminary Design of Testing Segment for Accelerated Loading Facility Based on Finite Element Simulation Analysis
Backcalculation of Anisotropic Pavement Properties Using Time History of Embedded Gauge ReadingsProvisional Results from Accelerated Testing of Ultra Thin-Layer Reinforced Concrete in South Africa -- Evaluation of the Effect of Tire Loads with Different Contact Stress Patterns on Asphalt Rutting -- Test Study on Abrasion of Skid-Resistant Textures on Concrete Pavements -- Economy and Management of Highway Engineering -- Theory and Application of Total Project Management -- Decision-Making Model of Highway Route Plan Based on Entropy and Entropy Weight Theory
Application of GIS to Freeway Management SystemHighway Bridge Construction Process Simulation Base on 4D Visualization -- On the Construction Organization Design for the Widening of Expressways -- Application of the Agent Construction System Management Mode of Government Investment Highway Project -- Economical Risk Analysis Model and Intelligent Optimization Methods Study of the Soil Slope Based on the Reliability -- A Study of the Cost Analysis of the Porous Pavement on a Freeway
A Correlation Study of the Existing Bridges for Failure Analysis�Case Study of Taichung CountyEmbankment Stabilization and Tunnelling -- Application of Air Foam Stabilized Soil for Bridge-Embankment Transition Zone in Thailand -- Simulation of NATM Tunneling Construction in Gravel Formation�Lessons Learned from Pakuashan Highway Tunnel Project in Taiwan -- Indexes -- Author Index -- Subject Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W
Summary "This Geotechnical Special Publication contains 25 papers presented at the GeoHunan International Conference: Challenges and Recent Advances in Pavement Technologies and Transportation Geotechnics, which took place in Changsha, Hunan, China from August 3 to 6, 2009. This proceedings showcases recent developments and advancements in geotechnical and pavement engineering, and offers insights into future directions for geoengineering in the 21st century." "The topics examined in this collection illuminate the breakthroughs and underscore the challenges in geotechnical and pavement engineering, especially with regard to highways, and include: Asphalt Binder and Mixture Characterization; Recycled Asphalt Materials and Pavements; Accelerated Testing of Pavement Structures and Materials; Economy and Management of Highway Engineering; and Embankment Stabilization and Tunnelling."
"This publication will be valuable to geotechnical professors and students, construction managers, and those involved in geotechnical and pavement engineering."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
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Subject Pavements, Asphalt -- Testing -- Congresses
Pavements, Asphalt concrete -- Testing -- Congresses
Pavements, Asphalt -- Design and construction -- Congresses
Pavements, Asphalt concrete -- Design and construction -- Congresses
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Engineering (General)
Pavements, Asphalt concrete -- Design and construction
Pavements, Asphalt concrete -- Testing
Pavements, Asphalt -- Design and construction
Pavements, Asphalt -- Testing
Genre/Form Electronic book
Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Walubita, Lubinda F
Changsha li gong da xue.
American Society of Civil Engineers. Geo-Institute.
GeoHunan International Conference on Challenges and Recent Advances in Pavement Technologies and Transportation Geotechnics (2009 : Changsha, Hunan Sheng, China)
LC no. 2009022740
ISBN 9780784472897