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    Surface Characteristics of Roadways: International Research and Technologies

    Meyer WE, Reichert J
    Published: 1990

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    40 papers on the characteristics of pavement surfaces, methods of measuring and interpreting them, and how to apply the resulting data in pavement management. Chapters include: Skid Resistance and Texture; Pavement Roughness, Field Economy, Noise, and other Related Subjects.

    Table of Contents


    French Resumes of Papers


    Skid Resistance and Road-Surface Texture

    The Influence of Polishing Resistance of Sand on Skid Resistance of Asphalt Concrete

    The Introduction of a Skidding-Resistance Policy in Great Britain

    The Use of Fuzzy-Sets Mathematics for Analysis of Pavement Skid Resistance

    Effect of Water-Film Thickness on Tire-Pavement Friction

    Predicting the Skid Resistance of Bituminous Pavements Through Accelerated Laboratory Testing of Aggregates

    A New Laser, Noncontact Method for Measuring Vehicle-to-Pavement Distance

    Measurement of Skidding Resistance and Surface Texture and the Use of Results in the United Kingdom

    A Closed-Loop Calibration Procedure for a British Pendulum Tester

    Evaluating the Polishing Properties of Aggregates and Bituminous Pavement Surfaces by Means of the Penn State Reciprocating Polishing Machine

    A Numerical Analysis of the Friction Mechanism of Grooved Road Surfaces

    New-Generation Skid Testers for the 1990s

    Aircraft/Ground-Vehicle Friction Measurement Study

    The Development of a Simple Instrument for Measuring Pavement Roughness and Predicting Pavement Rideability

    Equipment and Methods for Assessing Surface Characteristics of a Road Network

    Dynamic Behavior of a Vehicle on a Rutted Road

    Analysis of Transverse Unevenness with Respect to Traffic Safety

    Surface-Smoothness Evaluation and Specifications for Flexible Pavements

    The Noss Roughness Meter: A Norwegian Road-Roughness Measurement System

    Loss of Control of Trucks Caused by Pavement Edge and Shoulder Conditions

    The Prediction of Pavement Ride Quality from Profile Measurements of Pavement Roughness

    Some Surface Roughness, Loss, and Slipperiness Characteristics of Unpaved Roads

    Use of the Inertial Profilometer to Calibrate the Commonwealth of Kentucky Department of Highways' Mays Ride Meter Systems

    High-Performance Measurements for Programming and Controlling Maintenance of Surface Characteristics: Operational Systems in Use on Italian Motorways

    Surface-Deterioration Resistance of Concrete Pavement Materials

    Errors in Automated Pavement Surface Distress Data Collection

    Measurements and Criteria: Essential Elements for Pavement Management

    Theoretical Principles, Methods, and Equipment for Pavement-Condition Measurements Specific for Road Management Systems

    Impact of Roughness-Induced Dynamic Load on Flexible Pavement Performance

    Road-Surface Influence on Tire Rolling Resistance

    Influence of Road-Surface Roughness on Vehicle Operating Costs: Reviewing the Evidence from Developing Countries

    Influence of Road Surface Roughness on Tire Noise Generation in the Federal Republic of Germany

    Road Conditions and Accidents in Winter

    The Influence of Pavement Evenness and Macrotexture on Fuel Consumption

    Road Macro- and Megatexture Influence on Fuel Consumption

    Fuel Consumption of Vehicles as Affected by Road-Surface Characteristics

    Measurement of Rolling Resistance Using an Eccentrically Weighted Oscillating Wheel

    Optimization of Road-Surface Characteristics: A Concept for a Research Program in the Federal Republic of Germany

    Analysis and Evaluation of the Performance of Porous Asphalt: The Spanish Experience

    Splash and Spray

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Committee: E17

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1031-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5110-9

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1391-6