Evaluation of the Mechanistic Empirical Pavement Design Guide (NCHRP 1-37 A)

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20377776
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleResearch Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. RR-216
Physical description124 p.
AbstractCurrent empirical pavement design approaches are in the process of being replaced with mechanistic models. This study reviewed such a model entitled ?AASHTO 2002 Design Guide? to examine its sensitivity to variables with known influence on the performance of roads. The study focuses on evaluating the effectiveness of the manner in which material characteristics were incorporated in the analytical model.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-17890
NPARC number20377776
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Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2017-06-15
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