An idealized mathematical model is proposed for the heating of a pneumatic tire. A solution is obtained for the temperature rise of such a model. Using known thermal properties of rubber and known heat transfer coefficients, the time to reach thermal equilibrium is estimated.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Ann Arbor, MI  United States  48109

    Department of Transportation

    Office of University Research, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Authors:
    • CLARK, S K
  • Publication Date: 1975-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 21 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00155377
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 013662-1-I, DOT/TST-75-144, Interim Report
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-50113
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 19 1977 12:00AM