Pavement Analysis and Design / Edition 2

Pavement Analysis and Design / Edition 2

by Yang H. Huang
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131424734

ISBN-13: 9780131424739

Pub. Date: 08/08/2003

Publisher: Pearson

This up-to-date book covers both theoretical and practical aspects of pavement analysis and design. It includes some of the latest developments in the field, and some very useful computer software—developed by the author—with detailed instructions. Specific chapter topics include stresses and strains in flexible pavements, stresses

Overview

This up-to-date book covers both theoretical and practical aspects of pavement analysis and design. It includes some of the latest developments in the field, and some very useful computer software—developed by the author—with detailed instructions. Specific chapter topics include stresses and strains in flexible pavements, stresses and deflections in rigid pavements, traffic loading and volume, material characterization, drainage design, pavement performance, reliability, flexible pavement design, rigid pavement design, design of overlays, theory of viscoelasticity, theory of elastic layer systems, Superpave, pavement management systems, and an introduction to the 2002 Pavement Design Guide. For practicing engineers in the design of pavements and raft foundations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131424739
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/08/2003
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
792
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.

2. Stresses and Strains in Flexible Pavements.

3. KENLAYER Computer Program.

4. Stresses and Deflections in Rigid Pavements.

5. KENSLABS Computer Program.

6. Traffic Loading and Volume.

7. Material Characterization.

8. Drainage Design.

9. Pavement Performance.

10. Reliability.

11. Flexible Pavement Design.

12. Rigid Pavement Design.

13. Design of Overlays.

Appendix A. Theory of Viscoelasticity.

Appendix B. Theory of Elastic Layer Systems.

Appendix C. KENPAVE Software.

Appendix D. An Introduction to Superpave.

Appendix E. Pavement Management Systems.

Appendix F. A Preview of 2002 Pavement Design Guide.

Appendix G. List of Symbols.

Appendix H. References.

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