PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND WORKSHOP ON RAILWAY AND TRACKED TRANSIT SYSTEM NOISE, LYON, FRANCE, 17-19 OCTOBER 1978

The following papers were among those included in the proceedings: recent developments in wheel/rail noise research (Hemsworth, B); on the sources of wayside noise generated by highspeed trains (King, WF & Bechert, D); noise generation by railroad coaches (Fischer, HM); ground vibrations from passing trains (Dawn, TM and Stanworth, CG); ground-borne noise and vibration from underground rail systems (Kurzweil, LG); prediction of the propagation of train-induced ground vibration (Verhas, HP); comparative values of structure-borne sound levels in track tunnels (Koch, HW); vibration and structure-borne sound in the vicinity of road tunnels (Koch, HW); propagation of noise from rail lines (Kurzweil, LG, Cobb, WN and Kendig, RP); pilot study on railway noise attenuation by belts of trees (Kragh, J; retrofit noise control of rapid transit cars (Remington, PJ and Wittig, LE); railway noise and vibration annoyance in residential areas (Fields, JM); annoyance caused by different environmental noises (Ahrlin, U and Rylander, R); railway traffic: environmental noise controls for new housing sites (Clegg, JD); measurements of noise from high-speed electric trains in the US Northeast Railroad Corridor (Hanson, CE); environmental noise impact assessment of the introduction of high-speed trains in the Northeast Corridor (Hanson, CE); overall railway noise impact in the UK (Waters, DM); the importance of railway noise in France (Maurin, M); a Dutch study on railroad traffic noise (de Jong, RG).

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  • Publication Date: 1979-10

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  • Accession Number: 00309913
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1982 12:00AM