Asphalt Materials Science and Technology

Written By James G. Speight
Asphalt Materials Science and Technology
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 October 2015
  • ISBN : 0128005017
  • Pages : 650 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Asphalt Materials Science and Technology written by James G. Speight which was release on 01 October 2015, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 Date : 2015-10-01
  • Total pages : 650
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials

Sustainable Designed Pavement Materials
  • Author : Yue Xiao,Sandra Erkens,Mingliang Li,Tao Ma,Xueyan Liu
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-12-02
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

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 Date : 2020-12-06
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

Fracture Behavior of Asphalt Materials

Fracture Behavior of Asphalt Materials
  • Author : Sadjad Pirmohammad,Majid Reza Ayatollahi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-02-18
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

Advanced Asphalt Materials and Paving Technologies

Advanced Asphalt Materials and Paving Technologies
  • Author : Zhanping You,Qingli Dai,Feipeng Xiao
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 430
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue "Advanced Asphalt Materials and Paving Technologies" that was published in Applied Sciences...

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 Date : 2021-11-25
  • Total pages : 744
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

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 Date : 2020-11-12
  • Total pages : 462
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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, ...

Environment Friendly Construction Materials

Environment Friendly Construction Materials
  • Author : Shaopeng Wu,Inge Hoff,Serji Amirkhanian,Yue Xiao
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-06-20
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

Asphalt Materials Science and Technology

Asphalt  Materials Science and Technology
  • Author : Philip Webster
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-09-08
  • Total pages : 217
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : Asphalt is a semi-solid, black and sticky form of petroleum which is also known as bitumen. It may be found in natural deposits or it could be a refined product called pitch. Pitch is derived from petroleum, coal, plants and tar or it is manufactured. Asphalt is primarily used in ...

Computational Technologies in Materials Science

Computational Technologies in Materials Science
  • Author : Shubham Tayal,Parveen Singla,Ashutosh Nandi,J. Paulo Davim
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-07
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

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 Date : 2022-03-23
  • Total pages : 351
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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, ...

1995 Federal Research and Development Program in Materials Science and Technology

1995 Federal Research and Development Program in Materials Science and Technology
  • Author : National Science and Technology Council (U.S.). Materials Technology Subcommittee
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : Download or read online 1995 Federal Research and Development Program in Materials Science and Technology written by National Science and Technology Council (U.S.). Materials Technology Subcommittee, published by which was released on 1995. Get 1995 Federal Research and Development Program in Materials Science and Technology Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and ...

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 Date : 2022-07-07
  • Total pages : 532
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : 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 ...

Asphalt

Asphalt
  • Author : Kenneth O'Reilly
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : La Brea Tar Pits once trapped prehistoric mammals. Today that killer has a chemical cousin in the Athabasca oil sands of Alberta, Canada--immense deposits of natural asphalt destined for upgrading to synthetic crude oil. If the harvesting of this natural asphalt continues unabated, we might find ourselves stuck in a ...

Structural Behavior of Asphalt Pavements

Structural Behavior of Asphalt Pavements
  • Author : Lijun Sun
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Total pages : 1070
  • ISBN : 0128005017
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Summary : Structural Behavior of Asphalt Pavements provides engineers and researchers with a detailed guide to the structural behavioral dynamics of asphalt pavement including: pavement temperature distribution, mechanistic response of pavement structure under the application of heavy vehicles, distress mechanism of pavement, and pavement deterioration performance and dynamic equations. An authoritative guide ...