USE OF FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSES FOR RAILCAR DESIGN

The analysis of railcar structures is improved by the use of electronic computers. Outlined are specific applications of finite element analyses to total car systems, and stress concentration. Data are presented on modeling, dynamic characteristics, and correlation of results.

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  • Accession Number: 00131027
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 11921 Proc Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1981 12:00AM