First Look Papers

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    A Method for Improvement of the Heating Efficiency of Conductive Asphalt Pavement

    Pan P., Wu S., Chen M., Tang N.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130173

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130173


    A Non-Contact Technique for Damage Monitoring in Submerged Plates Using Guided Waves

    Sharma S., Mukherjee A.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 11 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20120357

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20120357


    A Novel Method to Determine Material Properties and Residual Stresses Simultaneously Using Spherical Indentation

    Mahmoudi A., Ghanbari-Matloob M., Nourbakhsh S.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 18 March 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130236

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130236


    A Phenomenological Fatigue Performance Model of Asphalt Mixtures Based on Fracture Energy Density

    Bahadori A., Mansourkhaki A., Ameri M.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 18 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130057

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130057


    Advanced Characterization of Clear Chip Seals

    Pasquini E., Bonati A., Giuliani F., Canestrari F.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130119

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130119


    Advanced Testing and Characterization of Shear Modulus and Deformation Characteristics of Oil Sand Materials

    Anochie-Boateng J., Tutumluer E.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 18 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130049

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130049


    An Automated Method for Computer Vision Analysis of Cannon-Launched Projectile Video

    Decker R., Kölsch M., Yakimenko O.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 28 February 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130107

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130107


    An Effective Procedure for Supplier Selection Applied to Glass Substrate Processes with Multiple Lines

    Pearn W., Wu C., Chuang C.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 10 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130211

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130211


    Application of TRIZ to Improve the Material Handling and Productivity in a Screw-Packaging Factory

    Wang C., Yang G., Hsiung W.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 03 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130078

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130078


    Application of X-Ray Diffraction Analysis for Determining Residual Stresses on Soil Particles Due to Thermal Treatment

    Kadali S., Singh D., Shekhawat S.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 18 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130071

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130071


    Approximately Unbiased Estimator for Non-Normal Process Capability Index CNpk

    Pearn W., Tai Y., Hsiao I., Ao Y.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 23 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130125

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130125


    Assessing the Effects of Mechanical Preventive Measures on Alkali-Silica Reaction Expansion with Accelerated Mortar Bar Test

    Musaoglu O., Turanli L., Saritas A.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 03 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130228

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130228


    Assessment of the Effect of Pore Pressure Cycles on Moisture Sensitivity of Hot Mix Asphalt Using MIST Conditioning and Dynamic Modulus

    Tarefder R., Weldegiorgis M., Ahmad M.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130095

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130095


    Bayesian Estimation of Pareto Distribution Under Failure-Censored Step-Stress Life Test Model

    Ismail A., Ismail A.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 06 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140023

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140023


    Bearing Capacity Estimation of Soil Under a Constructed Building by Rayleigh Wave Method

    Xu C., Xu C., Chen Q., Feng Q.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 11 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140039

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140039


    Biaxial Ratcheting of Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene: Experiments and Constitutive Modeling

    Asmaz K., Çolak &., Hassan T.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130131

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130131


    Capacitance-Type Sensor System for Characterizations of Icing Behavior

    Tang H., Wang W., Wang S.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 14 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130172

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130172


    Comparison of Isothermal Predictions Based on Model-Free and Model-Based Kinetic Methods

    Moukhina E.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 30 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140145

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140145


    Comparison of Two Beam Fatigue Tests

    Pramesti F., Pramesti F., Molenaar A., van de Ven M., Qiu J., Woldekidan M.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130226

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130226


    Context-Aware Services for Mobile Multimedia Application

    Kung H., Chen C., Chen C., Lin C.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 11 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130145

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130145


    Design and Evaluation of Efficient Router Architecture for Triplet-Based Network-on-Chip Topology

    Zhang Y.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 10 March 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130182

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130182


    Design of Iosipescu Shear Test for Applying to a Bi-Modulus Ceramic-Fiber-Reinforced SiO2 Aerogel

    Sun Y., Shi D., Yang X.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 03 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130023

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130023


    Direct Isoconversion Method for Nonisothermal Kinetic Analysis

    Lyon R.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 30 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140169

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140169


    Dispersion of SBS and its Influence on the Performance of SBS Modified Asphalt

    Dong F., Fan W., Yang G., Wei J., Luo H., Wu M., Zhang Y.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130213

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130213


    Effect of Specimen Thickness and Punch Diameter in Evaluation of Small Punch Test Parameters Toward Characterization of Mechanical Properties of Cr–Mo Steels

    Kannan C., Bhattacharya S., Sehgal D., Pandey R.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 23 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130299

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130299


    Effects of Manufactured Sand Characteristics on Water Demand of Mortar and Concrete Mixtures

    Dilek U.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 25 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130321

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130321


    Effects of Using Recycled Asphalt Shingles in Open-Graded Friction Course on Flexible Pavement Performance

    Wang Y., Wang G., Ahn Y.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130271

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130271


    Establishment of Microstructure of Asphalt Mixtures Based on Discrete Element Method

    Wang K., Yang J., Lu Q., Gu X., Chen X.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 03 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130186

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130186


    Evaluating the Mediating Effect of Perception of Corporate Social Responsibility Commitment

    Hsieh Y.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130273

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130273


    Evaluation of Rheological Properties and Field Applications of Buton Rock Asphalt

    Zou G., Wu C.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 14 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130205

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130205


    Evaluation of Super-Resolution Methods for Magnetic Resonance Images

    Kathiravan S., Kanakaraj J.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130248

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130248


    Evaluation of the Use of Ribbed Tires for the Characterization of Skid Resistance Using Friction Models

    Fuentes L., Flintsch G., de León Izeppi E.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 10 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130063

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130063


    Experimental Study of Hot Recycled Asphalt Mixtures with High Percentages of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement and Different Recycling Agents

    Yan J., Zhang Z., Zhu H., Li F., Liu Q.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130251

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130251


    Fatigue Performance of Asphalt Mixture under Actual Loading Patterns at Different Pulse Durations

    Mansourkhaki A., Sarkar A.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 18 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140001

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140001


    Impact of Different Loading Patterns with Short Duration on the Permanent Strain of Asphalt Mixture

    Mansourkhaki A., Sarkar A., Ameri M.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 16 May 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130222

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130222


    Improving Fruit Set, Yield and Fruit Quality of Date Palm (Phoenix dactylifera, L. cv. Mnifi) Through Bunch Spray With Boron and Zinc

    Omar A., Omar A., Ahmed M., Ahmed M., Al-Obeed R.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 11 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130209

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130209


    In Situ Assessment of Pavement Subgrade Using Falling Weight Deflectometer

    Chai G., van Staden R., Loo Y.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 18 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130149

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130149


    Influence of Steel Wool Fibers on the Mechanical, Termal, and Healing Properties of Dense Asphalt Concrete

    García A., García A., Norambuena-Contreras J., Bueno M., Partl M., Partl M.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130197

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130197


    Mechanical Behavior Analysis of Asphalt Mixture in Meso-Scale Considering Locally Effective Material

    Dong Z., Gong X., Xiao G., Sun R.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130214

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130214


    Mechanical Properties of Epoxy Resin/PMMA/SiO2 Dental Composites

    Mo Z., Zhu X., Meng S., Guo R.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 12 March 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130242

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130242


    Micro- and Nano-Characteration of Interaction Between Asphalt and Filler

    Tan Y., Guo M.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130253

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130253


    On Studying Partially Accelerated Life Tests Under Progressive Stress

    Ismail A., Ismail A., Al-Babtain A.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 06 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130304

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130304


    Optimal Linear Regression Estimator in the Fitting of Weibull Strength Distribution

    Nohut S., Lu C., Gorjan L., Gorjan L.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 30 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130074

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130074


    Optimization of Machine Repair System with Controlling Arrival and Switching Failure

    Chang C., Chang F., Ke J.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130167

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130167


    Parameter Dependency of Activation Energy in Modulated Thermogravimetry

    Slough C.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 30 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140032

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140032


    Performance of Certified Climbing Helmets During Simulated Climbing Falls

    Yamaguchi G., Dainty D., Lam T., Watson H.

    Page Count: 22

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130122

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130122


    Physical and Chemical Properties of Asphalts Associated With Performance

    Chen J., Chen S., Liao M.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130195

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130195


    Preparation and Electrical Properties of Piezoelectric-Embedded Asphalt Mixture

    Tang N., Tang N., Wu S., Pang L., Zhou J., Tu L.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130240

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130240


    Refractometric Measurements at the Bitumen–Aggregate Interface

    van Lent D., van Lent D., Molenaar A., Picken S., van de Ven M.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130250

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130250


    Rheological Characteristics of a New Kind of Friction-Promoting Grease

    Ma W., Zhu Z., Peng Y., Chen G.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 03 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130140

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130140


    Stress–Strain Characteristics and Elastic–Plastic Damage Constitutive Equation of Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete Under Cyclic Compression at Medium Strain Rate

    Bai W., Wang Q.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 23 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130150

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130150


    Study of Steam and Microwave Curing of Concretes Containing Slag, Fly Ash, or Silica Fume

    Lee M., Lee M., Wang Y., Huang Y., Wang W.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 11 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140107

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140107


    System Reliability of Controllable Repair System With Multiple Imperfect Coverage

    Wang K., Li Y., Hsu C.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 16 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130103

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130103


    Testing a Model for Evaluating Influence of PM Practices on ETO Manufacturing Performance

    Yang L., Chen J., Hsu W.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130191

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130191


    The Accuracy, Repeatability, and Reproducibility of Activation Energy Values Measured by Modulated Thermogravimetry

    Slough C.

    Page Count: 6

    Published Online: 30 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20140033

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20140033


    The Effect of Temperature on the Tear Behavior of Various Elastomers: Part 2—Application Considerations

    Bafna S.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 04 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130302

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130302


    The Influence of Binder Rheology on the Cracking of Asphalt Mixes in Airport and Highway Projects

    Rowe G., King G., Anderson M.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 29 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130245

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130245


    Threshold Values of Performance Indicators for Asphalt Concrete Pavement to Apply to Pavement Performance Warranty

    An D., Nam J., Kwon S., Suh Y., Lee J.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 03 June 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130170

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130170


    Understanding the Friction Measured by Standardised Test Methodologies Used to Assess Shoe-Surface Slip Risk

    Clarke J., Hallas K., Lewis R., Thorpe S., Hunwin G., Carré M.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 11 August 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20120334

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20120334


    Virtual Mechanical Testing of Asphalt Mixture Based on X-ray Computed Tomography

    Hu C., Zhang X., Wang Y.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 01 July 2014

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    Paper ID: JTE20130247

    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20130247