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Asphalt Material Characterization for AASHTOWare® Pavement ME Design Using an Asphalt Mixture Performance Tester (AMPT)

General Interest: provides practical guidance to engineers responsible for the day-to-day design, construction, rehabilitation, maintenance, and management of pavements.

Primary Topic: Pavement Testing

Description: This Technical Brief provides an overview of the asphalt materials input requirements in AASHTOWare® Pavement ME Design and how the Asphalt Mixture Performance Tester can be used to characterize asphalt mixtures for flexible pavement ME designs.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-HIF-13-060

Publication Year: 2013

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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