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Stochastic finite element analysis of moisture damage in ...

Stochastic finite element analysis of moisture damage in hot mix asphalt by Tamer M. Breakah A dissertation submitted to the graduate faculty in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY Major: Civil Engineering (Civil Engineering Materials) Program of Study Committee: R. Christopher Williams, Major Professor

DEVELOPMENT AND NUMERICAL IMPLEMENTATION OF …

extension stress states. The study includes parametric analysis to illustrate the effect of nonlinear viscoelastic parameters and viscoplastic parameters on the asphalt mix response. The capability of the model in describing the fatigue and permanent deformation distresses of asphalt pavements is illustrated using finite element simulations.

FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS OF HOT-MIX ASPHALT …

FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS OF HOT-MIX ASPHALT LAYER INTERFACE BONDING by MATTHEW J. WILLIAMSON BS, Kansas State University, 2003 MS, Kansas State University, 2007 AN ABSTRACT OF A DISSERTATION submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY Department of Civil Engineering College of Engineering

Characterisation of interface bonding between hot-mix ...

This study investigates the effects of pavement interface conditions on hot-mix asphalt (HMA) overlay response using the laboratory and field measurements accompanied by a numerical analysis. A laboratory and accelerated testing programme were conducted as part of a comprehensive study to determine the optimum tack coat application rate for HMA ...

"Evaluation of the cracking performance of geogrid ...

Jul 12, 2019· The objective of this study was to evaluate the fatigue cracking performance of geogrid-reinforced Hot-Mix Asphalt (HMA) for use in airfield runways. An airfield HMA mixture with four different geogrid types were selected for this study. The geogrids varied in tensile strength, coating type, opening size, thickness, and fiber material. Several different laboratory performance tests were ...

Finite element method modeling of reflective cracking ...

A single-edge notched beam test was simulated with the finite element method with the cohesive zone model, which has been widely used to simulate a cohesive crack. The effects of steel reinforcement, interface, and hot-mix asphalt (MMA) properties on crack …

Evaluation Of Rutting Potential In Asphalt Mixes Using ...

three-dimensional finite element models (FEM) can be used to relate the APA test results with the in-service performance of the pavement. The primary objectives of this study are to develop a finite element model to simulate the laboratory testing of asphalt mixes in APA for rutting and to relate the test results to basic material properties.

Prediction of Mechanical Alterations in Multi-Layer Sbs ...

Request PDF | Prediction of Mechanical Alterations in Multi-Layer Sbs-Modified Hot Mix Asphalt and Soil-Foundation Structure | Traffic and environmental conditions are key parameters in road ...

Finite Element Modeling of Hot-Mix Asphalt Performance in ...

FINITE ELEMENT MODELING OF HOT-MIX ASPHALT PERFORMANCE IN THE LABORATORY A Dissertation Submitted to the Graduate Faculty of the Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering by Hao Ying

[PDF] Finite Element Analysis of Pavement Design Using ...

Dimensional finite-element programs have been employed in the past two decades for analyzing road pavement response. In recent years three dimensional finite-element (3DFE) analysis emerged as a powerful tool which is capable of capturing pavement response. Then the study of the effect vehicle load response on road pavement using ANSYS software was presented.

Finite element analysis of hot-mix asphalt layer interface ...

Finite element analysis of hot-mix asphalt layer interface bonding . By Matthew J. Williamson. Download PDF (4 ) Abstract. Doctor of PhilosophyDepartment of Civil EngineeringMustaque A. HossainTack coat is a thin layer of asphaltic material used to bind a newly-placed lift of hot-mix asphalt (HMA) pavement to a previously-placed lift or a new ...

Thermal Analysis of Hot Mix Asphalt Pothole Repair by ...

TY - JOUR. T1 - Thermal Analysis of Hot Mix Asphalt Pothole Repair by Finite-Element Method. AU - Byzyka, Juliana . AU - Rahman, Mujib. AU - Chamberlain, Denis

Finite element analysis of ultra-high performance concrete ...

The finite element analysis modeling techniques developed herein are intended to be applicable to other UHPC structural components. ... Low-temperature cracking of hot-mix asphalt (HMA) pavements continues to be a leading cause ofpremature pavement deterioration in regions of cold clim...

FINITE ELEMENT METHOD IN STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF …

Finite Element Method in Statistical Analysis of Flexible Pavement 143 Pavement design Surface Mix Asphalt (SM) Open-Graded Drainage Layer (OGDL) Cement Stabilized Base layer Aggregate Subbase Layer Infinite Boundary of Bottom Base Mix Asphalt (BM) Model Geometry General Layout X Y Z X Y Fig. 1. 3D FE model. X Y Z X Y Z Z X Y Fig. 2. Fine mesh ...

Finite element modelling of field compaction of hot mix ...

In a companion publication, (Masad et al., Finite element modelling of field compaction of hot mix asphalt. Part II: Application, International Journal of Pavement Engineering, Accepted, 2014), the model is verified against field compaction measurements which demonstrate the ability of the model to capture the general trends of the compaction ...

Consideration of Hot-Mix Asphalt Thermal Properties During ...

KEYWORDS: cooling model, finite difference, hot-mix asphalt, late season paving, slab specimen, stone-matrix asphalt, thermal ... These results indicated a need for further analysis of asphalt concrete thermal properties, especially thermal conductivity and ... implicit finite element …

(PDF) "Finite Elements Performance Analysis of Asphalt ...

Asphalt cement is considered one of the important components of hot mix asphalt (HMA). Modifying properties of asphalt enhances mechanical properties of HMA. The practical experiences of Egyptian highway network showed that high percentage of roads ... "Finite Elements Performance Analysis of Asphalt Pavement Mixtures Modified Using Nano ...

Distribution of Strains Within Hot-Mix Asphalt Binders ...

Jan 01, 2000· Distribution of Strains Within Hot-Mix Asphalt Binders: Applying Imaging and Finite-Element Techniques Sadi Kose, Murat Guler, Hussain U. Bahia, and Eyad Masad Transportation Research Record 2000 1728 : 1, 21-27

Finite-Element Analysis of Hot Mix Asphalt Microstructure ...

This paper presents the development of a methodology for microstructure analysis and modeling of hot mix asphalt (HMA). This methodology relies on using effective local material properties and strain gradient theory in the finite element analysis of HMA microstructure.

(PDF) Finite element viscoelastic simulations of rutting ...

Jan 19, 2021· Finite element viscoelastic simulations of rutting behavior of hot mix and warm mix asphalt overlay on flexible pavements January 2021 International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology 14(1)

On the characterization of flexible pavement rutting using ...

A new approach for characterizing flexible pavement rutting using creep model-based finite element analysis (FEA) is presented in this paper. A matrix of FEA was carefully designed so that pavements with low and high traffic volumes, low and high rutting levels, and different structural layer thickness combinations were all included.

IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science ...

Oct 05, 2021· Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) pavement is most used in road construction in Iraq due to its economic benefits and ease of maintenance. Several factors are affecting the performance of HMA in the field. ... In this paper, the soil slope model analyses were implemented using the finite element analysis method (FEM) and simulated using PLAXIS-2D software ...

IN-PLACE HOT MIX ASPHALT DENSITY ESTIMATION USING …

IN-PLACE HOT MIX ASPHALT DENSITY ESTIMATION USING GROUND PENETRATING RADAR AND 3-D FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSES By Imad l. Al-Qadi Zhen Leng Al Larkin Technical Report of Research Supported by the FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION Under Cooperative Agreement DOT 05-C-AT-UIUC UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN ADVANCED …

Microstructural Mechanical Analysis of Warm-Mixed ...

Jul 20, 2021· 2.3. Finite Element Modeling. Before reconstructing the finite element model of asphalt mixture based on Figure 2(c), different compositions of the image should be divided first based on segmented method . Basically, the OTSU method was usually utilized for segmentation of the asphalt mixture cross-sectional image.

(PDF) Rutting Prediction in Asphalt Pavement Based on ...

The parameters C1 and C3 are closely related to the amount of asphalt content and the air void in hot mix asphalt. Finally, it can be concluded that creep model based on finite element method can be used as effective tools to analyse rutting of asphalt pavements. References 1.

A Finite-Element Approach to Predict Permanent …

A Finite-Element Approach to Predict Permanent Deformation Behaviour of Hot Mix Asphalt Based on Fundamental Material Tests and Advanced Rheological Models R. Blab*, K. Kappl*, E. Aigner† and R. Lackner‡ *Institute for Road Construction & Maintenance, Vienna University of …

NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF CRUMB-RUBBER MODIFIED ASPHALT ...

Three asphalt pavement test lanes: one with conventional hot mix asphalt mixtures, one with crumb-rubber modified (CRM) wearing course, and one with CRM asphalt base, were tested using ALF. The test lanes were numerically simulated using a three-dimensional finite element analysis.

Discrete Element Method (DEM) Analyses for Hot-Mix Asphalt ...

Jun 09, 2011· Asphalt mixture compaction is an important procedure of asphalt mixture construction and can significantly affect the performance of asphalt pavement. Many laboratory compaction methods (or devices), have been developed to study the asphalt mixture compaction. Nevertheless, the whole process from the selection of aggregate to laboratory compaction is still time-consuming and requires ...

Thermal analysis of hot mix asphalt pothole repair by ...

In contrast, the outcome of placing hot mix in a controlled, preheated host pavement is substantial increased working life. To understand repair heating, this study ran heat transfer finite-element models for the cases of (1) hot mix asphalt (HMA) placed in an ambient temperature pothole, (2) the heated pothole recess, and (3) HMA placed in the ...

Stochastic finite element analysis of moisture damage in ...

· Sep 08, 2013· The first application of the finite element analysis was the research by Duncan et al., in which the elastic theory was applied. Owen and Hinton developed a two dimensional (2D) finite element analysis program. The model that Owen and Hinton used is a four parameter model with a spring and dashpot in series and a second spring and dashpot in ...