BRAKING OF ROAD VEHICLES. PAPERS READ AT THE CONFERENCE HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, LOUGHBOROUGH, MARCH 22-24 1983

The following papers were presented at the conference: Cooling of Brakes--A Conflict of Interests (Garrett, D and Munson, W); An Investigation Into the Operational Wear Life of Disc Brake Pads (Harding, PRJ); Linear Wear Hypothesis for the Prediction of Brake Lining Life (Duboka, C and Todorovic, J); Inertia Valves for Braking Systems (Young, AJ); Brakes on Pedal Cycles (Watts, GR); Computer and Characteristics of Commercial Vehicles (Von Glasner, EC); The Stochastic Approach to the Lateral Stability of Vehicles Under Braking Conditions (Lenasi, J and Todorovic, J); The Braking of Off-Road Vehicles on Road Surfaces (Crolla, DA and Dwyer, MJ); The Human Aspect in the Design of a Footbrake Valve (Thoms, EK); A Simple Method for the Estimation of Air Brake Systems Actuation Times (Cogan, HF); Performance Variation of CAm Operated Drum Brakes (Day, AJ and Harding, PRJ); Brakes for Commercial Vehicles Current and Future (Fitzpatrick-Ellis, JF and Hales, EC); Application of Disc Brakes to Commercial Vehicles (Ingram, B); Design/Development of Disc Brakes for Air Braked Vehicles (Johnston, PM and Latvala, BE); Downhill Speed Control and the Use of Retarders on Heavy Trucks (Fancher, PS and Winkler, CB); The Development of the Ferodo Retarder (Moore, DJ); Excess Operation of Antilock Brake System on a Rough Road (Satoh, M and Shiraishi, S); The Development and Proving of an Individual Wheel Brake Torque Measurement System (IWBTM) for Commercial Vehicles (Slack, IR); Introduction of a New Test Instrumentation System for Performance Tests on Motor Vehicles (Cilissen, M). (continued on TRIS 34571). (TRRL)

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 276 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00384570
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0 85298 509 6
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 1983-2 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 30 1984 12:00AM