IJP - International Journal of Pavements encompasses the following subject areas: accelerated pavement testing; modern practices to design, maintain, and rehabilitate asphalt and concrete pavements; low volume roads; new stabilization and paving technologies; nondestructive evaluation; material testing and characterization; life-cycle analysis and pavement management; and innovative applications of advanced computer modeling and remote sensing technologies. This will be an excellent forum to reach out to a large number of industry professionals, educators, researchers, transportation engineers, and agency officials involved in education, research, building, and preserving transportation infrastructure all over the world. Manuscript submission: Follow the detailed Author’s guidelines for preparing and submitting the manuscript in English. Instructions for authors and additional information for using SI units and preparing the manuscript in English are available from the editor, to whom three (3) copies of the manuscript and an electronic Word 97 file version of the manuscript should be sent to the editor’s address given at the end. All papers will be peer reviewed and the primary corresponding author will be notified if the manuscript is accepted for publication. The reviewers will be selected from the IJP International Editorial Board and other invited reviewers who are distinguished and well known experts in pavement and related transportation engineering fields. Authors submitting manuscripts for publication warrant that the manuscript is the original work of the authors and has not been published, the work does not violate any existing copyright laws, and the authors will indemnify the IJP publishers and editor against any breach of such warrantees. Copyright: IJP is published three times annually – in January, May, and September in Brazil. Copyright © All rights reserved. The authors transfer the exclusive copyright interest to the IJP publisher subject to the condition that the authors are responsible to take the permission from the publishers or owner of any work cited in the manuscript and they have taken appropriate permission before submitting the manuscript. No portion of the work published in IJP journals may be reproduced or distributed in any form or by any means, without written permission from the publisher/editor. Disclaimer: The authors, editors, and publishers make no warranty, express or implied, with respect to the material contained herein. The authors, editors, and publishers make no guarantee on the accuracy or completeness of the information published herein and will not accept any legal responsibility for any errors, omissions, or damages arising out of use of this information. Subscription and Advertising: Regular institutional and corporate rate is $250 per year, $80 per single issue including postage costs. Individuals may subscribe at a one-year rate of $90.00 or $40.00 single issue including postage costs. Individual orders must be paid by personal check or international bank check/money order. Current advertising rates and formats may be obtained by writing to Dr. Uddin or Dr. Rita Moura Fortes. Complimentary Copies: The publisher will provide the author with one complimentary copy of the journal in addition to the author’s subscription copy. Sample copies can be requested from Dr. Uddin or Dr. Fortes while supplies last. Back Issues and Claims: Information about availability and prices of back issues may be obtained from the publisher. Single-issue orders for three or more copies will receive a special discount. Contact the publisher for details. All back issue requests for IJP should be directed to the publisher. Claims for undelivered copies must be made no later than six months following month of publication. The publisher will supply missing copies due to losses in transit and subject to the availability of reserve stocks. Inquiries and Change of Address: Six weeks’ advance notice must be given to the publisher when notifying change of address. Address all correspondence regarding manuscripts to Dr. Waheed Uddin, regarding subscriptions to Dr. Rita Moura Fortes, and regarding other publication matters to Dr. João Virgílio Merighi.  

IJP Contact Information:

Editor: Dr. Waheed Uddin, Director, Center for Advanced Infrastructure Technology (CAIT), University of Mississippi, 203 Carrier Hall, P. O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, USA; Telephone (662) 915-5363; Fax (662) 915-5523; E-mail cvuddin@olemiss.edu

Publisher: Dr. João Virgílio Merighi, Professor of Civil Engineering, São Paulo, Brazil E-mail jmerighi@terra.com.br

Subscription and Advertising Contact: Dr. Rita Moura Fortes, Rua Salvador Garcia, 39 - 1 º andar, São Paulo - SP – Brazil, CEP 05503-030; E-mail rmfortes@terra.com.br html