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    • A Viscoplastic constitutive model with strain rate variables for asphalt mixtures’ numerical simulation 

      González Lopez, Jose Manuel; Miquel Canet, Juan; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo (Elsevier, 2007)
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      The study and development of recycling techniques for pavements is an increasing activity in engineering nowadays. This research line demands a more realistic characterization of the material properties with the aim of ...
    • Adherencia parcial y fallo por fatiga de la unión entre capas de mezclas bituminosas 

      Ortiz Ripoll, Jorge; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Botella Nieto, Ramón (2018)
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      El riego de adherencia entre las capas bituminosas tiene por objeto asegurar el trabajo conjunto del firme para obtener una transmisión eficiente de las tensiones, causadas por el tráfico o térmicas, desde la superficie ...
    • Ageing and temperature effect on the fatigue performance of bituminous mixtures 

      López Montero, Teresa; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo (Instituto Técnico de la Construcción y del Cemento, 2017-07)
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      The ageing of asphalt mixes, together with their exposure to low temperatures, causes a progressive increase of cracking. In this paper, the effect of ageing and temperature on the fatigue of asphalt concretes made with ...
    • 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 (2020-01)
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      Europe is the second world producer of pulp and paper, representing 23% of world production and an annual turnover of €180 billion (1.26% of the European GDP). [1]. According to the Confederation of EU Paper Industries ...
    • 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 de la evolución de las propiedades: ductilidad, tenacidad y flexibilidad de los betunes durante su envejecimiento 

      García Gil, Lívia; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo (2018)
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      En el estudio del envejecimiento de los betunes a penas se ha tenido en cuenta su propiedad más característica: su poder aglomerante. Los ligantes bituminosos aglomeran los áridos mediante unas uniones dúctiles y tenaces. ...
    • Aplicación del ensayo Fénix para dosificar mezclas resistentes al fallo por fatiga 

      Valdés Vidal, Gonzalo A.; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo (2010-05-19)
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      El deterioro producido por la fatiga de las mezclas bituminosas es uno de los fallos más frecuentes en los pavimentos flexibles. Sin embargo, debido a la complejidad de los ensayos cíclicos que permiten evaluar el ...
    • Asphalt toughness effect on bituminous mixture fatigue behavior 

      Noguera, Alfredo H.; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2011-08)
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      One of the most important parameters to define bituminous mixture behavior in service is the toughness that the bitumen provides when binding the aggregate particles; that is; the dissipated energy during the materials ...
    • 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 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 ...
    • Binder, mastic and mixture fatigue characterization using a cyclic uniaxial strain sweep test 

      Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Paez-Dueñas, Antonio; Barceló-Martínez, Francisco José; Carrera, Virginia (2014)
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      Fatigue cracking is a major problem in bituminous pavements. The bitumen and mastic properties influence very strongly on the final mixture fatigue behaviour. For that reason it is very important to study the fatigue ...
    • Buenas prácticas en la ejecución de los riegos de adherencia 

      Andaluz, Daniel; Felipo, Jesús; Peña, José Luis; García Santiago, Jacinto Luis; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; de Asís Martínez, Francisco (2018)
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      Un pavimento bituminoso en síntesis es una estructura constituida por una o más capas de mezcla bituminosa, que se apoyan sobre una explanada, proporcionando características estructurales, ya que recibe en forma directa ...
    • Buenas prácticas en la ejecución de riegos de adherencia 

      Andaluz, Daniel; Felipo, Jesús; Peña, José Luis; García Santiago, Jacinto Luis; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez, Francisco de Asís; Lucas, Francisco José (Asociación Mexicana del Asfalto, 2019)
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      Un pavimento bituminoso en síntesis es una estructura constituida por una o más capas de mezcla bituminosa, que se apoyan sobre una explanada, proporcionando características estructurales, ya que recibe en forma directa ...
    • 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 ...