STANDARDS OF RIDING QUALITY IN FOREIGN RAILWAYS

The riding quality is defined as the degree of comfortableness controlled by all senses or feelings of passengers riding in a running train. The relation between vibrations and the riding quality is studied. Several cases of study made on the relation between the human feeling against vibrations and speed or acceleration and the evaluation standards are explained.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Japan Railway Civil Engineering Association

    Kyodo Building, 18-7 Hagashi-Uyeno 2 Chome, Daito-Ku
    Tokyo-110,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Uetake, Y
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 15-22
  • Serial:
    • Permanent Way
    • Volume: 22
    • Issue Number: 1
    • Publisher: Japan Railway Civil Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00324409
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 18 1981 12:00AM