REPORT ON THE 5TH INTERNATIONAL WHEELSETS CONGRESS, TOKYO, JAPAN, 20-23 OCTOBER 1975

A summary is given for each of the thirty technical papers presented at the International Wheelsets Congress held in Tokyo, Japan, 20-23 October 1975. The papers were presented by international experts in rail research and covered a wide range of wheel/rail topics, including dynamic forces, material characteristics, stresses, failure mechanics, fatigue, maintenance and noise.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Oklahoma, Norman

    School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
    Norman, OK  United States  73069
  • Authors:
    • Bray, D E
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00179124
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/ORD-77/65 Spec Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-40091
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1978 12:00AM