Evaluating the Potential for Replacing the Nuclear Density Gauge using Nonnuclear Alternative Devices and Methods

  • Completion Date: 2018
  • Funding Agency: The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT)
  • DOI: 10.1520/ACEM20170074
  • Project Goal:This study was initiated with the aim of replacing the nuclear density gauge (NDG) with nonnuclear alternative methods that can be used as acceptance tools during the compaction of soils and dense graded aggregates (i.e., unbound pavement layers).
  • Title:  J. Abyad, A. Ali, Y. Mehta, M. Celaya, F. Chen, G. Venkiteela, and D. Offenbacker, “Evaluating the Potential for Replacing the Nuclear Density Gauge using Nonnuclear Alternative Devices and Methods,” Advances in Civil Engineering Materials 7, no. 3 (2018): 360-376