Where the Rubber Meets the Road
By Dr. Hossein Roshani, PE
Pavement surface texture is a major contributing factor to tire–pavement friction. Understanding the texture-friction relationship is valuable for transportation agencies, engineers and contractors for proper pavement design and maintenance, especially when higher skid resistance is needed. Read more from Dr. Roshani in Roads & Bridges Magazine.
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