Course Description

This course offers an advanced study of pavement design using mechanistic methods, emphasizing the understanding and application of mechanical properties of pavement materials and their behavior under load. Students will gain in-depth knowledge of theoretical and empirical design methodologies, structural analysis of pavements, and the application of these principles to real-world projects. The course integrates the latest research findings and technological advances in pavement design.

Learning Objectives

  • Master the principles of mechanistic pavement design.
  • Analyze pavement materials and their mechanical properties.
  • Design pavements using advanced computational tools.
  • Evaluate the performance of pavement structures under various loading conditions.
  • Integrate sustainability and resilience into pavement design processes.