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Proc. ASME. JRC2020, 2020 Joint Rail Conference, V001T13A009, April 20–22, 2020
Paper No: JRC2020-8074
... wheel-rail contact derailment simulation vehicle dynamics non-Hertzian contact Abstract The derailment of trains is a complex phenomenon that requires an elaborate contact model in simulation to better understand its mechanism. The CONTACT program is a well-known reference for wheel...
Proc. ASME. RTD2004, Joint Rail, 129-139, April 6–8, 2004
Paper No: RTD2004-66029
... optimum. An example suspension design is proposed that improves vehicle ride quality and wheel/rail holding without sacrificing other requirements. Keywords: vehicle dynamics, suspension design, design optimization, high speed railway NOMENCLATURE A air spring cross section area (m2) Av track roughness...