The following papers were among those presented at the conference on vehicle braking systems: Basic Principles, Newcomb, TB; Braking Systems for Rigid Vehicles, Ingram, B and Peasley, D; Non-Rigid Vehicle Braking Systems, Shilton, BR; Lateral Stability of Commercial Road Vehicle Trains Under Braking Conditions, Hales, FD; The Stability of Motorcycles in Acceleration and Deceleration, Sharp, RS; the Dynamics of Wheel Braking, Packer, MB; The Influence of Wheel Slip Control Dynamics on Vehicle Stability, Elgeskog, E and Brodd, S; the Type/Road Interface - Its Effect on Braking, Williams, AR, Bond, R and Pennells, JH; Wet Friction -Tyre and Road, Williams, T; Measurements of the Longitudinal and Lateral Traction Properties of Truck Tires, Ervin, RD; Evaluation of the Braking Performance of Passenger Cars With Fixed and with "Kinked" Brake-Force Distribution, Burckhardt, M and von Ostenwall, ECG; Computer analysis of Antilock System Performance in the Braking of Commercial Vehicles, Fancher, PS and Macadam, CC; Practical Aspects of Testing Anti-Lock Systems on Commercial Vehicles, Adams, WJP and Spence, Dr; Some Significant Developments in Air Brake System Components, Burridge, G; Cast Iron Brake Rotor Metallurgy, Chapman, BJ and Hatch, D; Brakes--A Review of Existing Design, Newton, WR and Wright, ACW. /TRRL/

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    • This paper was presented at the Conference on Braking of Road Vehicles, held at Loughborough University of Technology, March 23-25, 1976.
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    Mechanical Engineering Publications Limited

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  • Publication Date: 1977


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  • Accession Number: 00189974
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 1976-5
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM