PROCEEDINGS OF A SEMINAR ON RESEARCH AND INNOVATIONS IN GUIDED GROUND TRANSPORT

This Proceedings is of a conference aimed at research and innovation in guided ground transport. Contents: Energy Trends and Their Effect on Transportation Models; An Analysis of the Rail Distribution of Natural Gas; Future Railway Research; Direct Recording of Rail-Wheel Parameters; An Observational Study of Road-User Behaviour at Railway Crossings; A Linear Synchronous Motor for Electrodynamically-Levitated Vehicles; The Canadian Freight Transport Model Project; Decentralizing Control for Multi-Locomotive Powered Trains; Laboratory Performance of Railroad Ballast; A Data Acquisition System; Improvement of Automatic Coupling-Up Performance in Marshalling Yards; Innovations in Guided Ground Transport; Railway Safety and Its Research Needs; Electrification: Status Report and Future Outlook; Magnetic Levitation and Linear Motor for Ground Transportation; Urban Guided Ground Transportation; Transportation or Communications?

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings, Canadian Institute of Guided Ground Transport Seminar, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 16-17, 1974.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Canadian Institute of Guided Ground Transport

    Queen's University
    Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6,   Canada 
  • Authors:
    • Ganton, T D
    • MacDonald, J A
  • Publication Date: 1974-11

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 406 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00141125
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian Institute of Guided Ground Transport
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CIGGT Rept. N. 75-1 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 26 1976 12:00AM