Start date: 05/01/06
End date: 04/30/07
- Omar Smadi | 515-294-7110 | firstname.lastname@example.org | Iowa State University
- Kasthurira Gopalakrishnan | 515-294-3044 | email@example.com | Iowa State University
About the research
The objective of this research is to determine whether the performance models used in the Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide provide a reasonable prediction of actual performance, and if the desired accuracy or correspondence exists between predicted and monitored performance for Iowa conditions.
Report: Validation of Pavement Performance Models for the Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide (1.61 mb pdf) November 2012
Sponsor(s): Iowa Department of Transportation