REGENERATIVE BRAKING OF ELECTRIC RAIL VEHICLES

The paper discusses the introduction of regenerative braking in electric rail vehicles, particularly in the case of rapid transit vehicles. A detailed description of the regenerative braking techniques applied to d.c. traction motors is given. Also examined are regenerative braking systems for ac traction vehicles.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

    Postfach 3240
    8520 Erlangen,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Wagner, R
  • Publication Date: 1980-9

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 294-298
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331557
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1982 12:00AM