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CAE 540 - Asphalt and Concrete Mix Design

Course Title: 

Asphalt and Concrete Mix Design

Course Description: 

Types of asphalt and physical properties of asphalt. Types of mixes: dense graded, open graded, base courses, and maintenance mixes. Types of pavement structures and hot mix asphalt placement. Aggregate physical properties, tests, and blending. Maintenance and rehabilitation materials. Mixture design procedures, including Marshall and Hveem procedures, and weight-volume relationships. Evaluation of mixture properties, engineering property's importance to performance, resilient modulus, fatigue, and creep testing, and thermal cracking properties. Laboratory included.

Credit: 

(2-3-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None