A SIMPLIFIED MODEL FOR LONGITUDINAL TRACK-TRAIN DYNAMICS

This report contains: Task I - Rapid digital simulation investigation utilizing the Canadian National draft gear representation; Task II - Development of a functional relationship for draft gear characteristics; Task III Equations of motion for longitudinal track-train dynamics; Task IV - Modal expansion equations for longitudinal track-train dynamics.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Purdue University

    School of Mechanical Engineering
    West Lafayette, IN  United States  47907-2088
  • Authors:
    • GENIN, J
    • Ginsberg, J H
    • Leonard, R G
    • Ting, E C
    • Ward, E D
  • Publication Date: 1973-12

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 62 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00098677
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of American Railroads
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TRG-7329
  • Contract Numbers: #7329
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 13 1975 12:00AM