REPORT ON THE LATERAL STABILITY OF ARTICULATED HIGHWAY VEHICLES

A THEORETICAL ANALYSIS IS BEING MADE OF THE LATERAL STABILITY CHARACTERISTICS OF CONVENTIONAL TRACTOR-TRAILER TRUCK COMBINATIONS. EQUATIONS OF MOTION ARE SOLVED BY USE OF A HIGH SPEED DIGITAL COMPUTER. PARTICULAR ATTENTION IS PAID TO THE INFLUENCE OF AERODYNAMIC FORCES WHICH ARE BEING STUDIED EXPERIMENTALLY USING SCALE MODELS TESTED IN A ROTATING ARM, WATER BASIN FACILITY. /SRIS/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Rept No 1241, 3 PP, 11 FIG, 2 TAB, 37 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Stevens Institute of Technology

    711 Hudson Street
    Hoboken, NJ  USA  07030
  • Authors:
    • Dugoff, H
    • Ehrlich, R
  • Publication Date: 1968-2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00223195
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Nat Safety Council Safety Res Info Serv
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 9 1970 12:00AM