Pavement Design

Course Name: 

Pavement Design

Programme: 

M.Tech (Transportation Engineering)

Semester: 

First

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03(3-0-0)

Content: 

Introduction to pavement-types-factors affecting design and performance of pavements. Highways and airport pavements, subgrade and climate, stresses and deflections in flexible pavements, flexible pavements design methods for highways and airports, stresses in rigid pavements, rigid pavement design, and use of advanced computer software for the design of flexible and rigid pavements.

References: 

1. Yoder, E.J., Principles of Pavement Design, John Wiley & Sons. 2. Yoder & Witczak, Principles of Pavement Design, John Wiley & So Sharma and Sharma, Principles & Practise of Highway Engg. Asia Publishing House. 3. Teng, Functional Designing of Pavements, McGraw, Hill

Department: 

Civil Engineering
 

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Dr. Varghese George, Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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