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    • Alternative secondary raw materials for road construction based on pulp and paper industry reject: paperChain project 

      Baloochi, Hani; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Cepriá, Juan José; Orejana Gonzalez, Roberto; Oleaga, Asier (World Road Association (PIARC), 2019)
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      Europe is the second world producer of pulp and paper, manufacturing 130 million tonnes in 2014 and representing 25% of world production. The EU pulp and paper manufacturing and converting industries generate an annual ...
    • Analysis of cracking resistance of bituminous mixtures under monotonic and cyclic loads 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Botella Nieto, Ramón (Springer, 2016)
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      Although cracking resistance is one of the most important properties affecting the durability of asphalt mixtures, this property is often not considered as a requirement in the mixture design stage, and the bitumen content ...
    • Analysis of cracking resistance of bituminous mixtures under monotonic and cyclic loads 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Botella Nieto, Ramón (2017-11)
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      Although cracking resistance is one of the most important properties affecting the durability of asphalt mixtures, this property is often not considered as a requirement in the mixture design stage, and the bitumen content ...
    • Analysis of temperature effect on bituminous mixtures fatigue behaviour using the EBADE test 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2013)
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      The EBADE test has been developed at the Road Research Laboratory of the UPC-Barcelona Tech to assess the fatigue behavior of the mixtures by applying a cyclic tensile-compression test to a prismatic specimen at different ...
    • Analysis of the effect of the compaction procedure of asphalt specimens with marshall and gyratory compactor on the volumetric and mechanical properties 

      Araya Zamorano, Loreto Andrea; Hernández-Barrera, Diana; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo (2014)
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      The study is focused on evaluating the influence of compaction variables with the Superpave Gyratory Compactor (SGC) in volumetric and mechanical properties of asphalt mixtures. At the Road Research Laboratory of the ...
    • Analysis of the thixotropic behavior and the deterioration process of bitumen in fatigue tests 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2015-12)
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      The characterization of fatigue damage on bituminous materials under cyclic loading has been classically studied using tests and procedures previously developed for the characterization of metallic materials. However, these ...
    • Análisis del efecto del tipo de proceso y de ligante en el reciclado de mezclas bituminosas con 100% de material fresado de pavimentos 

      Nosetti, Rodolfo Adrián; Pérez Madrigal, Domingo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo (2017)
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      El Laboratorio de Caminos de la Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (Barcelona, España) ha desarrollado un nuevo ensayo a tracción directa, ensayo Fénix, que permite determinar la rigidez, energía de fractura y ductilidad ...
    • Assessing heat-adhesive emulsions for tack coats 

      Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo (Institution of Civil Engineers, 2005)
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      The use of conventional emulsions for tack coats can cause problems as they frequently stick to the tyres of construction vehicles. Consequently, the bond between the asphalt layers is inadequate. Recently, new types ...
    • Assessment of cracking resistance of bituminous mixtures by means of Fenix test 

      Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Valdés Vidal, Gonzalo A. (Springer, 2012)
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      This paper shows the application of a new direct tensile test developed at the Road Research Laboratory of the Department of Transport and Regional Planning of the Technical University of Catalonia. The test is called ...
    • Assessment of moisture effect on open graded mixes using water sensitivity and Cántabro after immersion tests 

      Rubio, Baltasar; Jiménez, Rafael; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (CRC Press, 2009)
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      In Spain, water damage on the cohesion of porous asphalt (PA) and asphalt concrete for very thin layers (BBTM mixtures with a void content over 12%) was assessed using the Cántabro after immersion test (NLT-352). European ...
    • Assessment of the adhesive capacity of asphalt binders in the aggregate-binder bonds by means of new methodology 

      Valdés Vidal, Gonzalo A.; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2015)
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      The main goal of this study is to present a new methodology to characterize the adhesive capacity (cohesion and adhesion capacity) of asphalt binders by means of new mechanical parameters. This methodology is based on the ...
    • Caracterización acústica de mezclas bituminosas con polvo de caucho: correlación con textura 

      Paje, S.E.; Bueno, M.; Terán, F.; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2009-11)
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      El objeto de este trabajo ha sido caracterizar el comportamiento acústico in situ de mezclas bituminosas que contienen polvo de caucho procedente de neumáticos fuera de uso incorporadas por diferentes métodos. Las mezclas ...
    • Cenizas volantes de papelera aplicadas a la construcción de carreteras: experiencias a gran escala del proyecto PaperChain 

      Cepriá, Juan José; Orejana Gonzalez, Roberto; de la Vega, Zaira; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Baloochi, Hani (2019-11)
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      El proyecto PaperChain “New Market Niches for the Pulp & Paper Industry Waste based on Circular Economy Approaches” reúne a 20 socios de 5 países europeos, así como a un gran número de colaboradores unidos con el objetivo ...
    • Classification and design of bituminous mixtures based on the variation of their strength and toughness with temperature: Fenix stress-strain diagram 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Botella Nieto, Ramón; López Montero, Teresa (World Road Association (PIARC), 2019)
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      The trend in road construction is to establish specifications based on functional and structural performance of the pavement layers. This trend gives construction companies more freedom to design and improve their products, ...
    • Complexity of the behaviour of asphalt materials in cyclic testing 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Botella Nieto, Ramón; López Montero, Teresa; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2017-05)
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      This paper compares the results obtained in two types of cyclic tension-compression tests, a time sweep test, constant strain amplitude, and a strain sweep test, increasing strain amplitude every 5000 cycles, called EBADE ...
    • Consideraciones sobre la caracterización de las mezclas bituminosas recicladas en caliente 

      Pérez Madrigal, Domingo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2019)
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      En las últimas décadas, el ahorro de energía y la preservación del medio ambiente han adquirido una gran trascendencia de cara a mitigar el cambio climático. En el caso de la construcción y mantenimiento de las carreteras, ...
    • Criterios de diseño para diferentes tipos de mezclas bituminosas basados en el ensayo Fénix 

      Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Botella Nieto, Ramón (Asociación Española de Fabricantes de Mezclas Asfálticas (ASEFMA), 2016)
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      En la caracterización de las mezclas bituminosas se suelen utilizar diferentes ensayos, seleccionando en cada caso la propiedad que más relación tenga con las prestaciones que ha de tener la mezcla en función de su ubicación ...
    • Criterios y especificaciones para el uso del ensayo Fénix en el diseño de mezclas bituminosas tipo AC 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Valdés Vidal, Gonzalo; Muñoz, Marina; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Amorós Parras, José (Asociación Española de Fabricantes de Mezclas Asfálticas (ASEFMA), 2014)
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      El diseño de las mezclas bituminosas se ha basado en la mayoría de los casos en evaluar la estabilidad y la resistencia a las deformaciones plásticas de la mezcla. Esto ha llevado al uso de mezclas poco flexibles y con ...
    • Desarrollo de un nuevo ensayo experimental para la evaluación de la resistencia a tracción directa y la energía disipada en el proceso de fractura de las mezclas bituminosas 

      Valdés Vidal, Gonzalo A.; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée; Amorós Parras, José (2009-11)
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      En este trabajo se presenta el desarrollo de un nuevo ensayo de fractura para la caracterización de las mezclas bituminosas frente a la fisuración. Para ello se muestra, en primer lugar, una breve revisión de literatura ...
    • Determining the potential benefits for the freight carriage by road in Spain facing an increase in vehicles GVM 40 to 44 tons 

      Campos Cacheda, Jose Magin; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (Universitat Politècnica de València, 2016)
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      A very significant percentage of the products shipped by road in Spain using heavy goods vehicles (HGV) make 40 tons GVM (gross vehicle mass). Any changes aimed at increasing productivity in that vehicles category would ...