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Books

Pereira, P.A.A., Delanne, Y., 2000. Characterization of the longitudinal roughness of road pavements – Specification definition. Edited by Paulo Pereira e Yves Delanne, ISBN 972-97811-4-1. University of Minho.

 

Tarpay-Csicsely, M., Pichler, W., Pereira, P.A.A. et. al, 2000. Planning and Budgeting on Road Network Level – Presentation of budgets for the decision-makers. PIARC Committee on Road Management (C6). AIPCR, Paris.

 

Pereira, P.A.A. e Miranda, C. (editors), 1999. Environmental Impact of Road Pavement Uneveness. Porto. ISBN, pp. 350.

 

Camomila, G., Pereira, P.A.A. et. al, 2003. Planning and Budgeting on Road Network Level – Presentation of budgets for the decision-makers. PIARC Committee on Road Management (C6). AIPCR, Paris.

 

Pereira, P.A.A. e Branco, F. (editors), 2003. Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control. Guimarães. ISBN972-8692-03, pp. 894.

 

Branco, F.E.., Pereira, P.A.A. e Picado-Santos, L.G., 2005. Road Pavements. ISBN972-8692-02-1. Edited by Almedina, Coimbra.

 

International Journals

Oliveira, J. R. M., Thom, N. H., Zoorob, S. E., 2008. The design of pavements incorporating grouted macadams. Journal of Transportation Engineering (ASCE), Vol. 134 (1), pp. 7-14.

 

Gardete, D, Picado-Santos, L.G., Pais, J.C., “Permanent deformation characterization of bituminous mixtures using laboratory tests”, Road Materials and Pavement Design. vol 9, nº 3, 2008, p. 537-547.

 

Oliveira, J.R.M., Pais, J.C., Thom, N.H., Zoorob, S. “A Study of The Fatigue Properties of Grouted Macadams”, International Journal of Pavements, vol 6, nº1-2-3, 2007, p. 112-123.

 

Oliveira, J. R. M., Sangiorgi, C., Fattorini, G., Zoorob, S. E., Investigating the Fatigue Performance of Grouted Macadams. “Transport” (Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers), Thomas Telford Ltd., London. 2007.

 

NETO, Silvrano A.D., FARIAS, Márcio M., PAIS, Jorge C. & PEREIRA, Paulo A.A. “Influence of Crumb Rubber and Digestion Time on the Asphalt Rubber Binders”, Road Materials and Pavement Design. vol 7, nº 2, 2006.

 

NETO, Silvrano A.D., FARIAS, Márcio M., PAIS, Jorge C., PEREIRA, Paulo A.A. and Sousa, Jorge B., “Dense Graded Hot Mixes using Asphalt-Rubber Binders with High Rubber Contents”, Road Materials and Pavement Design. vol 7, nº 1, 2006, p. 29-46.

 

MINHOTO, Manuel J.C., PAIS, Jorge C., PEREIRA, Paulo A.A. & PICADO-SANTOS, Luís G., “Predicting Asphalt Pavement Temperature with a Three-Dimensional Finite Element Method”, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, nº 1919, 2005, pp. 96-110.

 

MINHOTO, Manuel J.C., PAIS, Jorge C., PEREIRA, Paulo A.A. & PICADO-SANTOS, Luís G., “Low-Temperature Influence in the Predicted of Pavement Overlay”, Road Materials and Pavement Design, nº 3, vol 6, 2005, p. 365-384.

 

Freitas, E., Pereira, P., Picado-Santos, L., Papagiannakis, T., 2005. Construction quality, temperature and rutting efecct on top-down cracking initiation. Transportation Research Board.

 

SOUSA, Jorge B., PAIS, Jorge C. & George B. Way, “A Mechanistic-Empirical Based Overlay Design Method for Reflective Cracking”, Road Materials and Pavement Design, nº 3, vol 6, 2005, p. 339-363.

 

Pereira, P., Oliveira, J., Picado-Santos, L, 2004. Mechanical Characterisation of Hot Mix Recycled Materials. International Journal of Pavements Engineering, nº5, vol.

 

PICADO-SANTOS, Luís G., CAPITÃO, Silvino & PAIS, Jorge C., “Stiffness Modulus and Phase Angle Prediction Models for High Modulus Asphalt Concrete”, International Journal of Pavements, vol 2, nº2, 2003, p. 37-49.

 

PAIS, Jorge C., PEREIRA, Paulo A. A. & PICADO-SANTOS, Luís G., “Variability of Laboratory Fatigue Life of Asphalt Mixes Using Four Point Bending Test Results”, International Journal of Pavements, vol 1, nº2, 2002, p. 48-58.

 

Cachim, P., Figueiras, J., Pereira, P., 2002. Numerical Modelling of Fibre-Reinforced Concrete Fatigue in Bending. International Journal of Fatigue, Elsevier.

 

Delanne, Y., Pereira, P.A.A., 2001. Advantages and Limits of Different Road Roughness Profile Signal-Processing Procedures Applied in Europe. Transportation Research Record nº 1764, pp. 254 to 259, TRB, Washington.

 

Delanne, Y., Pereira, P.A.A., 2000. Analyse de la Relation entre la Qualité d’Usage des Routes: Application à la Fixation de Spécifications pour les Travaux Neufs et à la Définition de Classes d’Uni pour la Gestion de l’Entretien. Bulletin de Liaison des Laboratoires des Ponts et Chaussées nº 229, Paris.

 

PEREIRA, Paulo A. A., PAIS, Jorge C. & SOUSA, Jorge B, “Modeling the Effect of Truck Speed on Permanent Deformation of Asphalt Concrete Mixes”, Road Materials and Pavement Design, nº2, vol 1, 2000, p. 197-207.

 

SOUSA, Jorge B., PAIS, Jorge C., Prates, Manuel, Barros, Rui, Langlios, Pierre & Leclerc, Anne-Marie, “Effect of Aggregate Gradation on Fatigue Life of Asphalt Concrete Mixes”, Transportation Research Board, 1998, p. 62-68.

 

 

Pereira, P.A.A., 1994. Approache d'un Système de Gestion de l'Entretien Routier du Réseau Routier du Portugal. Bulletin de Liaison des Laboratoires des Ponts et Chaussées, nº 193, Paris, pp. 3-11.

 

International Conferences

Freitas, E.F., Pereira, P.A.A. “Analysis of the Functional Quality of Pavements from Texture Measurements”. International Symposium on Highway and Bridge Engineering, Iasi, Romania, 2007.

 

Freitas, E.F., Pereira, P.A.A, Lédée, F.A. (2008). Assessment of the Performance of Asphalt Rubber Layers on Noise Abatement. First International Conference on Transport Infrastructure - ICTI 2008, Proceedings on CD Rom, Beijing, China.

  

Freitas, E., Paulo, J., Coelho, J., Paulo, P. (2008). Towards Noise Classification of Road Pavements. 3rd European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management (EPAM3). Proceedings on CD Rom. Coimbra. Portugal.

 

Martins, M., Picado-Santos, L., Freitas, E. (2008). Modelling Road-Tyre Noise. 3rd European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management (EPAM3). Proceedings on CD Rom. Coimbra. Portugal.

 

Coni, M., Portas, S., Isola, R., Oliveira, J. R. M., 2008. FE evaluation of 4-point bending test for fatigue cracking assessment, 6th RILEM International Conference on Cracking in Pavements, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

 

Baptista, A. M. C., Picado-Santos, L.G., Capitão, S. D., Oliveira, J. R. M., 2008. Performance-Based Mix Design Method for Bituminous Hot-Mix Recycling in Plant, Proceedings of the 3rd European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management (EPAM3), Coimbra, Portugal.

  

Oliveira, J.R.M., H.M.R.D. Silva and P.A.A. Pereira (2007). Pavement Recycling: an environmentally sustainable rehabilitation alternative. International Symposium on Highway and Bridge Engineering 2007. Iasi, Romania.

 

Silva, H.M.R.D. (2008). Study on the Use of Bituminous Mixtures Modified with Acrylic Fibres in Road Pavement Overlays. First International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure. iSMARTi. Beijing, China.

 

Luzia, R., L. Picado-Santos and H.M.R.D. Silva (2008). The Use of Cyclic Triaxial Tests in the Characterization of Portuguese UGM. First International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure. iSMARTi. Beijing, China.

 

Silva, H.M.R.D., J.R.M. Oliveira and L. Picado-Santos (2008). Influence of Temperature on the Fatigue Life of Flexible Pavements. Third European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management. Coimbra, Portugal.

 

Silva, H.M.R.D., C. Palha, D. Gardete and S.D. Capitão (2008). Study on the Consequences of Affixing the CE Marking to Bituminous Mixtures. Third European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management. Coimbra, Portugal.

 

Oliveira, J.R.M., H.M.R.D. Silva, P.A.A. Pereira and A.M.M. Almeida (2008). An Alternative Deflection Analysis for the Evaluation of the Pavement Condition. Third European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management. Coimbra, Portugal.

 

Gardete, D., L. Picado-Santos, S.D. Capitão and H.M.R.D. Silva (2008). The Use of the Gyratory Compactor in the Design of Portuguese Bituminous Mixtures. Third European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management. Coimbra, Portugal.

  

Oliveira, J.; Zoorob, S.; Thom, N.; Pereira, P.,A Simple Approach to the Design of Pavements Incorporating Grouted Macadams,4th International Conference on Bituminous Mixtures and Pavements, Thessaloniki, Greece, 19-20 April 2007, pp. 239-259.

 

Freitas, E.F., Pereira, P.A.A, Lédée, F.A. (2008). Assessment of the Performance of Asphalt Rubber Layers on Noise Abatement. First International Conference on Transport Infrastructure - ICTI 2008, Proceedings on CD Rom, Beijing, China.

 

Oliveira, J. R. M., Pereira, P.A.A., Picado-Santos, L.G., 2008. Assessment of Pavement Rehabilitation Impact on the User Costs: A Portuguese Case Study, Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Transport Infrastructure (ICTI), Beijing, China.

 

Freitas, E., Pereira, P. (2008). Contribution of Portuguese Pavement Surfaces to Traffic Noise. Transport Research Arena Europe 2008. Proceedings on CD Rom. Ljubljana, Slovenia.

 

Freitas, E., Paulo, P., Paulo, J., Coelho, J., Anfosso-Lédée, F. (2008). Silent Surfaces: an Experience in Portugal. 6th Symposium on Pavement Surf Characteristics. Portorz, Slovenia.

 

Freitas, E., Paulo, J., Coelho, J., Paulo, P. (2008). Towards Noise Classification of Road Pavements. 3rd European Conference on Pavement and Asset Management (EPAM3). Proceedings on CD Rom. Coimbra, Portugal.

 

Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A., Minhoto, M.J.C., Baptista, A., “Asphalt pavements recycling with asphalt rubber”, EPAM3 – 3rd European Pavement and Asset Management Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, 7-9 July, 2008.

 

Said, D., Abd El Halim, A.O., Pais, J.C., “Study of the Causes and Remedies of Premature Surface Cracking of Asphalt Pavements”, EPAM3 – 3rd European Pavement and Asset Management Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, 7-9 July, 2008.

 

Fontes, L.P.T.L., Pereira, P.A.A., Trichês, G., Pais, J.C., Luzia, R., “Laboratory optimization of continuous blend asphalt rubber”, EPAM3 – 3rd European Pavement and Asset Management Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, 7-9 July, 2008.

 

Fontes, L.P.T.L., Pereira, P.A.A., Trichês, G., Pais, J.C., Ferreira, A., “Skid resistance and texture of compacted asphalt mixes evaluated by the IFI in laboratory”, EPAM3 – 3rd European Pavement and Asset Management Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, 7-9 July, 2008.

 

Minhoto, M.J.C., Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A., “The traffic and temperature effect on the reflective cracking”, EPAM3 – 3rd European Pavement and Asset Management Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, 7-9 July, 2008.

 

Gardete, D., Picado-Santos, L.G., Capitão, S., Pais, J.C., “Volumetric design of bituminous mixtures – Portuguese experience”, First International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure, Beijing, China, 24-26 April, 2008.

 

Salini, R., Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A., Picado-Santos, L.G., “Definition of in situ pavement instrumentation for data collection to develop a pavement performance model”, First International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure, Beijing, China, 24-26 April, 2008.

 

Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A., Junior, J., Gardete, D., “Physical properties of asphalt rubber after being mixed with reclaimed asphalt mixes”, First International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure, Beijing, China, 24-26 April, 2008.

 

Fontes, L.P.T.L., Trichês, G., Pereira, P.A.A., Pais, J.C., “Comparison between asphalt rubber and conventional mixtures in overlay design”, 4th Eurasphalt & Eurobitume Congress, Copenhagen, Denmark, 21-23 May, 2008.

 

Minhoto, M.J.C., Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A., “Reflective cracking behaviour for traffic and temperature effects”, Sixth International Rilem Conference on Cracking in Pavements, Chicago, IL, USA, 16-18 June, 2008.

 

Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A., “The improvement of pavement performance using asphalt rubber hot mixes”, International Symposium on Highway and Bridge Engineering, Iasi, Roménia, 7 December 2007.

 

Pereira, Paulo A.A., Pais, Jorge C., Fontes, Liseane P.T.L. & Trichês,.Glicério. “Rehabilitation alternatives using new asphalt rubber mixtures with brazilian materials”, Fifth International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Park City, Utah, USA, 8-10 August, 2007, p. 265-270.

 

Minhoto, Manuel J.C., Pereira, Paulo A.A. & Pais, Jorge C. “Evaluation of the visco-elastic properties in asphalt rubber and conventional mixes”, Fifth International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Park City, Utah, USA, 8-10 August, 2007, p. 25-30.

 

Neto, Silvrano A.D., Farias, Márcio M., Pais, Jorge C., Pereira, Paulo A.A., “Influence of Crumb Rubber Gradation on Asphalt-Rubber Properties”, Asphalt Rubber 2006 Conference, Palm Springs, USA, 2006, p. 679-692.

 

Fontes, Liseane P.T.L., Pereira, Paulo A.A., Pais, Jorge C., Trichês,.Glicério, “Behaviour of Asphalt Rubber Mixtures with Different Crumb Rubber and Asphalt Binder Sources”, Asphalt Rubber 2006 Conference, Palm Springs, USA, 2006, p. 619-639.

 

Fontes, Liseane P.T.L., Pereira, Paulo A.A., Pais, Jorge C., Trichês,.Glicério, “Performance of Wet Process Method Alternatives: Terminal or Continuous Blend”, Asphalt Rubber 2006 Conference, Palm Springs, USA, 2006, p. 473-486.

 

Fontes, Liseane P.T.L., Pereira, Paulo A.A., Pais, Jorge C., Trichês,.Glicério, “Improvement of the Functional Pavement Quality with Asphalt Rubber Mixtures”, Asphalt Rubber 2006 Conference, Palm Springs, USA, 2006, p. 679-692.

 

Minhoto, Manuel J.C., Pais, Jorge C., Pereira, Paulo A.A., “Asphalt Pavement Temperature Prediction”, Asphalt Rubber 2006 Conference, Palm Springs, USA, 2006, p. 193-207.

 

Minhoto, Manuel J.C., Pais, Jorge C., Pereira, Paulo A.A., “Influence of Temperature Variation on the Reflective Cracking Behaviour of Asphalt Overlays”, Asphalt Rubber 2006 Conference, Palm Springs, USA, 2006, p. 209-230.

 

Pereira, P., Picado-Santos, L., 2006. Technical-Economic Evaluation of Pavement Recycling Alternatives. Third Gulf Conference on Roads, Muscat.

 

FERNANDES, José L., PAIS, Jorge C. & PEREIRA, Paulo A.A., “Effect of Traffic Loading on Portuguese and Brazilian Pavements Performance”, Transportation Research Board, 85th Annual Meeting, January 22-26, Washington, DC, 2006.

 

Freitas, E., Pereira, P., Picado-Santos, L., 2005. The Influence of Construction Quality Control Data Variability on Pavements Evolution. Fourth International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Tecnological Control, Belfast.

 

Silva, H.M.D., Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A. and Capitão, S.D., 2005. Laboratory Tests to Characterize the Mastic of Bituminous Mixtures. Fourth International Conference on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Belfast, UK, pp. 11.

 

Silva, H.M.D., Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A. and Gardete, D., 2005. Influence of the Mastic Binder in the Bituminous Mixtures Behaviour. Fourth International Conference on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Belfast, UK, pp. 10.

 

Neto, S., Farias, M., Pais, J., Pereira, P. The Use of Crumb Rubber in Asphalt Mixtures Using the Dry Process. 2005 Intermational Symposium on Pavement Recycling, São Paulo.

 

Oliveira, J, Pereira, P., Pais, J. Picado-Santos, L., 2005. Benefits of Including Hot Mix Recycled Materials in Pavement Design. 2005 Intermational Symposium on Pavement Recycling, São Paulo.

 

Dias, T., Pereira, P., Pais, J., 2005. Recycling of Porous Bituminous Mistures. 2005 Intermational Symposium on Pavement Recycling, São Paulo.

 

SOUSA, Jorge B., PAIS, Jorge C. & George B. Way, “A Mechanistic-Empirical Based Overlay Design Method for Reflective Cracking”, Asphalt Rubber 2003 Conference, Brasilia, Brasil, 2003, p. 85-109.

 

DANTAS NETO, Silvrano Adonias; FARIAS, Márcio Muniz de; PAIS, Jorge Carvalho; PEREIRA, Paulo A. A. Optimization of asphalt rubber hot mixes based on performance laboratory tests. In: MAIREPAV03 - THIRD INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON  MAINTENANCE AND REHABILITATION OF PAVEMENTS AND TECHNOLOGICAL CONTROL, 2003, Guimarães. Maintenance an Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control. Braga: Barbosa & Xavier LTDA, 2003. p. 515-526.

  

DANTAS NETO, Silvrano Adonias; FARIAS, Márcio Muniz de; PAIS, Jorge Carvalho; PEREIRA, Paulo A. A.; SANTOS, Luis Picado. Properties of Asphalt-Rubber Binders Related to Characteristics of the Incorporated Crumb Rubber. In: ASPHALT RUBBER 2003, 2003, Brasília. Asphalt Rubber 2003 - Proceedings. Jorge B Sousa, 2003. p. 297-310.

 

DANTAS NETO, Silvrano Adonias; FARIAS, Márcio Muniz de; PAIS, Jorge Carvalho; SANTOS, Luís Picado; PEREIRA, Paulo A A. Behavior of asphalt-rubber hot mixes obtained with high crumb rubber contents. In: ASPHALT RUBBER 2003, 2003, Brasília. Asphalt Rubber 2003 - Proceedings. Jorge B. Sousa, 2003. p. 147-166.

 

Freitas, E, Pereira, P., Picado-Santos, L.G, Pais, J.C. 2003. Assessement of Top-Down Cracking Causes in Asphalt Pavements. Third International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Tecnological Control, Guimarães.

 

Silva, H.M.D., Pais, J.C., Pereira, P.A.A. and Picado-Santos, L.G., 2003. Evaluation of the Bond between Mastic and Coarse Aggregates. Third International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Guimarães, Portugal, pp. 465-74.

 

Silva, H.M.D., Pais, J.C. and Pereira, P.A.A., 2003. Comparison between Tensile, Stiffness and Fatigue Life Tests Results. Sixth International RILEM Symposium on Performance Testing and Evaluation of Bituminous Materials, Zurich, Belgium, pp. 205-11.

 

Pais, J.C., Silva, H.M.D., Pereira, P.A.A. and Picado-Santos, L.G., 2003. The Influence of Fine Aggregate on the Bituminous Mixture Mechanical Behaviour. Sixth International RILEM Symposium on Performance Testing and Evaluation of Bituminous Materials, Zurich, Belgium, pp. 278-84.

 

Pais, J.C., Silva, H.M.D. and Pereira, P.A.A., 2002. Development of a Laboratory Test for Characterization of Asphalt-Aggregate Adhesion. Fourth European Symposium on Performance of Bituminous and Hydraulic Materials in Pavements, Nottingham, UK, pp. 279-85.

 

Silva, H.M.D., Pais, J.C. and Pereira, P.A.A., 2002. Evaluation of Mastic in Bituminous Mixtures. Fourth European Symposium on Performance of Bituminous and Hydraulic Materials in Pavements, Nottingham, UK, pp. 121-8.

 

Pereira, P.A.A., Delanne, Y, 2001.  Development of roughness models for the definition of roughness specifications. Second International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Auburn, USA.

 

PAIS, Jorge C., SOUSA, Jorge B., SAIM, Rachid & PEREIRA, Paulo A. A., “Effect of Crumb Rubber Origin on Asphalt Rubber Hot Mix Laboratory Performance”, Second International Symposium on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Pavements and Technological Control, Auburn, Alabama, 2001.

 

PAIS, Jorge C., SOUSA, Jorge B., George B. Way & STUBSTAD, Richard N., “An Overlay Design Method for Reflective Cracking”, Asphalt Rubber 2000 Conference, Vilamoura, 2000, p. 129-151.

 

Delanne, Y., Pereira, P.A.A., 1999. Prediction of the Road Rideability from Roughness Indexes. Fourth International Symposium on Pavement Surface Characteristics of Road and Airfields, Nantes.

 

Pereira, P.A.A., Delanne, Y., Freitas, E.F., 1999. Etablissement des Classes d’Uni pour la Géstion de l’Entretien des Routes. Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Environmental Impact of Road Pavement Unevenesss, pp. 295-311. Editado por Paulo Pereira e Valverde Miranda.

 

Pereira, P.A.A., Pais, J.C., 1998. Validation of SHRP A-698 Permanent Deformation Concepts for Different Truck Speed. Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads and Airfields, Trondheim, Vol. I, pp. 339-348. Edited by Rasmus S. Nordal and Geir Refsdal.

 

Cachim, P.B., Pereira, P.A.A., Figueiras, J.A., 1988. Experimental and Numerical Study of the Behaviour of Concrete Pavements. Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Concrete Roads, Lisboa, pp. 73-80.

 

Pereira, P.A.A., 1994. The Influence of Drainage and Climate Factors on Pavement Bearing Capacity. Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads and Airfields, Minneapolis, Vol. 1, pp. 770-782.

 

Pereira, P.A.A., 1991. Prediction Models of Flexible Pavements Performance. Proceedings of the XIX World Road Congress, Marraquech, Communications – Comités Techniques, Vol 19.52.F, pp. 259-261.

 

 

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