First Look Papers

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    A Nano-Scale Approach to Study the Healing Phenomenon in Warm Mix Asphalt

    Nazzal M., AbuQtaish L., Kaya S., Abbas A., Powers D.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 30 December 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150446


    A Novel Method for Measuring Porosity for Normal and High Strength Concrete

    Khan M.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 26 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160198


    Advances in Measuring Air-Void Parameters in Hardened Concrete Using a Flatbed Scanner

    Song Y., Zou R., Castaneda D., Riding K., Lange D.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 10 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150424


    An Automated Pattern Recognition Based Approach for Classification of Soiled Paper Currency Using Textural and Geometrical Features

    Altaf Z., Farhan S., Abuzar Fahiem M.

    Page Count: 19

    Published Online: 17 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160213


    An Investigation into the Continuous High-Temperature Grade and Elastic Recovery of Asphalt Binders Measured Using the Creep-Recovery Test

    Arega Z., Sakib N., Bhasin A., Peterson J.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160115


    Analysis of AM2 Airfield Matting Performance Under Six-Wheel Boeing C-17 Gear Loading

    Rushing T., Howard I.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 19 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160255


    Analysis of Cracking Resistance of Bituminous Mixtures Under Monotonic and Cyclic Loads

    Pérez-Jiménez F., Miró R., Martínez A., Botella R.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 15 May 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160544


    Analysis on the Fatigue Properties of Semi-Rigid Base Asphalt-Pavement Structures With Horizontal Interfacial Cracks

    Tang Y., Zhang K.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 24 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160091


    Assessment of Low-Temperature Cracking in Asphalt Materials Using an Acoustic Emission Approach

    Sun Z., Behnia B., Buttlar W., Reis H.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 15 May 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160579


    Binder Rheological Relationships Depicting Wheel Tracking Rutting Parameter for Asphalt Mixtures: A Case Study

    Reddy C., Babitha K., Biligiri K.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 11 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160259


    Challenges in Compression Testing of 3D Angle-Interlocked Woven-Glass Fabric-Reinforced Polymeric Composites

    Shah S., Choudhry R., Khan L.

    Page Count: 22

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160191


    Comprehensive Analysis of Performance Data for Energized Vessel Sealing Devices

    Pappas J., Roweton S., Kurtenbach J., Dunne J.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 30 December 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160216


    Comprehensive Laboratory Testing and Evaluation of the Evaporative Cooling Effect of Pavement Materials

    Meena K., Chandrappa A., Biligiri K.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 10 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150462


    Creating a Management Strategy Evaluation Model for Taipei City Sports Centre by Using Hybrid MCDM Models

    Tsai P., Lin C.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160251


    Definition and Quantification of Anchor Ductility and Implications on Seismic Design

    Mahrenholtz P., Eligehausen R.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 09 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160369


    Deformations of Cylindrical Corrugated Pipes

    Abdulaliyev Z., Ataoglu S., Gemici Z.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 06 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160176


    Development of Cuttability Abacuses in Abrasive Waterjet Cutting With Regard to Depth of Cut and Roughness of Cut Surfaces

    Ozcelik Y., Engin &.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 11 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160366


    Effect of Moisture Hysteresis on the Resilient Modulus of Lime-Treated Expansive Clay

    Elkady T., Al-Mahbashi A., Al-Shamrani M.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 19 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160225


    Effect of Pozzolanic Admixtures on Thermal Properties of Lightweight Cement-Based Foams

    Batool F., Bindiganavile V.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150496


    Effects of Ageing on the Bond Properties of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer/Concrete Adhesive Joints: Investigation Using a Modified Double Shear Test

    Quiertant M., Benzarti K., Schneider J., Landrin F., Landrin M., Boinski F.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 15 May 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160587


    Effects of Carbon Nanotube-Carbon Fiber Cementitious Conductive Anode for Cathodic Protection of Reinforced Concrete

    Zuo J., Yao W., Xu J., Chen Y., Liu X.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 26 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160062


    Effects of Fabrication Technique on Tensile Properties of Fiber Reinforced Polymer

    Pham T., Hadi M., Youssef J.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 09 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150525


    Estimating Porosity of In Situ Pervious Concrete Using Surface Infiltration Tests

    Haselbach L., Werner B., Dutra V., Schwetz P., Pinto da Silva Filho L., Batezini R., Curvo F., Balbo J.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 10 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160116


    Evaluating Robust Product Design in Production Line: An Exploratory Investigation on Response Surface Methodology

    Eslamipoor R., Hosseini-Nasab H.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160322


    Evaluation of the Low Temperature Properties of Asphalt Mixtures Using a Digital Image Correlation Approach

    B. Hill, W. Buttlar

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 30 June 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160621


    Evaluation of Transport Properties of Concrete Made With E-Waste Plastic

    Senthil Kumar K., Premalatha P., Baskar K.

    Page Count: 5

    Published Online: 09 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160008


    Experimental Research on the Influence of an Empty-Hole Defect on Crack Connections Between a Directionally Fractured Blast Hole

    Yang R., Wang Y.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 28 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160048


    Experimental-Statistical Investigation of Testing Variables of a Semicircular Bending (SCB) Fracture Test Repeatability for Bituminous Mixtures

    Nsengiyumva G., You T., Kim Y.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160103


    Fe–Cr–Mn–C–N Steels for Down-Hole Application in Sour Environments: Statistical Analysis of Mechanical Properties

    Eunkyung Lee, Walid Khalfaoui, Brajendra Mishra, Bruce Palmer

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 23 June 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160459


    Field and Numerical Evaluation of Traffic Speed Surface Deflection Measurements to Estimate Load-induced Fatigue Response

    Nasimifar M., Siddharthan R., Thyagarajan S., Motamed R.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150441


    Finite Modeling Updating Effects on the Dynamic Response of Building Models

    Günaydin M., Adanur S., Altunişik A., Sevım B., Bayraktar A.

    Page Count: 21

    Published Online: 26 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150515


    FLC-Based SOGI Controller for Photovoltaic-Operated STATCOM for Current Harmonic Elimination

    B. Gokulakrishnan, T. Govindaraj

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 26 June 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160542


    Fully Automated Active Contour Model Based Approach for Segmentation of Common Carotid Artery Using Ultrasound Images

    Tauseef H., Fahiem M., Farhan S.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 16 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160214


    Group Runs Double Sampling np Control Chart for Attributes

    Chong Z., Khoo M., Teoh W., Yeong W., Teh S.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 24 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160226


    Hybrid Test Case Optimization Approach Using Genetic Algorithm With Adaptive Neuro Fuzzy Inference System for Regression Testing

    Joseph A., Radhamani G.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 24 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160137


    Influence of Temperature on the Dynamic Reading Performance of UHF RFID System: Theory and Experimentation

    Yu Y., Yu X., Zhao Z., Liu J., Wang D.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150466


    Investigation into the Flow-Blocking Ability of a Novel Magneto-Rheological Damper Unit

    Meeser R., Kaul S., Els P.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 27 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160053


    Investigation of Glass Transition Temperature of Asphalt Concrete

    Qadir A.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 03 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160023


    Investigations on Pervious Concrete Properties Using Ultrasonic Wave Applications

    Chandrappa A., Biligiri K.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 11 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160117


    LOI-Based Pulsed Eddy Current Evaluation of Hidden Material Degradation in Coated Nonmagnetic Conductors

    Li Y., Jing H., Yan B., Zhang X.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 27 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160210


    Measurement of Plastic Strain Ratio Using Digital Image Correlation

    Kang J., Muhammad W.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160192


    Objective Fuzziness Assessment of Multi-Colored Fabrics Using 3D Images

    Wang L., Gao W., Xu B.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160301


    Online Detection of Strand Breakage for Sirospun Yarn

    Liu J., Li Q., Jiang H., Ma D., Tang J., Zhang J.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 27 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150421


    Performance Evaluation of PV Interfaced Z-Source-Network-Based Shunt Active Power Filter

    Sellakumar S., Vijayakumar M.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 06 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160260


    Performance of Micro- and Nano-Modified Asphalt Mixtures Through Flow Number and Moisture Susceptibility Evaluations

    Yao H., You Z.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 06 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150434


    Persistence of Strength/Toughness in Modified-Olefin-Fiber- and Hybrid-Fiber-Reinforced Concrete

    Zhu H., Li C., Wu M., Yan M., Jiang Z.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 19 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150313


    Plastic Zone Size at Sharp Indentation Contact of Classical Elastic–Plastic Materials: Behavior at Linear Strain Hardening

    Larsson P., Olsson E.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 10 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160140


    Preparation and Properties Research of Modified Silicone Resin

    Wu Z., Shen L., Tong W., Xia F., Zhang Y.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 30 December 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160127


    Rheological Properties of Piezoresistive Smart Cement Slurry Modified With Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles for Oil-Well Applications

    Vipulanandan C., Mohammed A.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 19 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150443


    Self-Healing of Dense Asphalt Concrete by Two Different Approaches: Electromagnetic Induction and Infrared Radiation

    H. Ajam, P. Lastra-González, B. Gómez-Meijide, G. Airey, A. Garcia

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 30 June 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160612


    Simple Method of Using Strain Gages to Estimate Stress Fields Near a Notch in Structures Subject to Large Deflections

    Morita N., Harada T., Noguchi H.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 23 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150399


    Specifying Shrinkage Limited Cement (Type SL)

    Mohammadi J., South W.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 09 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150482


    Statistical Modeling of Discrete Percentage Measurements With Application to Construction of Acceptance Bounds for Wood Failure in Structural Adhesive Testing

    Loughin T., Payne N., Casilla R., Lum C.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 30 December 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150189


    Stress Concentration Factors for ASTM E8/E8M-15a Plate-Type Specimens for Tension Testing

    Kardak A., Bilich L., Sinclair G.

    Page Count: 5

    Published Online: 17 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160385


    Structural Dynamics Modification of Vibration-Test Fixture

    Amjad M., Rehman A., Usman M.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 17 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160461


    Study on Gamma-Ray Shielding Characteristics of Lead Oxide, Barite, and Boron Ores Using MCNP-4C Monte Carlo Code and Experimental Data

    Bagheri R., Shirmardi S., Adeli R.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 24 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160284


    System Identification of a Base-Isolated Bridge by Ambient and Forced Vibration Tests

    Ozcelik O., Amaddeo C.

    Page Count: 18

    Published Online: 24 January 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20150505


    Theory and Simulation Investigation of Low-Energy Neutron Shielding for Different Boron Compounds

    Adeli R., Shirmardi S., Bagheri R.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160060


    Transmuted Kumaraswamy-G Family of Distributions for Modelling Reliability Data

    Khan M., King R., Hudson I.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 30 December 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160074


    Use of Geogrid Encasement to Increase the Ductility of Cement-Mixed Clay

    Kaewsresai K., Kongkitkul W., Jongpradist P., Horpibulsuk S.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 09 September 2016

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160030


    Validity of Ruffier Test in Evaluation of Resistance to the Physical Effort

    Zanevskyy I., Janiszewska R., Zanevska L.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 17 February 2017

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    DOI: 10.1520/JTE20160380