• Role of Aggregate Characteristics to Load in SMA 

      Gatchalian, Dennis; Masad, Eyad; Chowdhury, Arif; Little, Dallas N. (2006-08)
      Stone matrix asphalt (SMA) mixtures rely on stone-on-stone contacts among particles to resist applied forces and permanent deformation. Aggregates in SMA should resist degradation (fracture and abrasion) under high stresses ...