This paper describes the planning effort that resulted in the development of the current AAR-RPI Research Program on Train-Track Dynamics in cooperation with the FRA. The three major phases of the program are described, with particular emphasis on Phase 1 which is aimed at improvement of train handling and train make-up, and qualification of the dynamic environment.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Lind, E F
    • Martin, G C
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 12 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00051296
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 73-ICT-43
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 9 1974 12:00AM