PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME/IEEE JOINT RAIL CONFERENCE (G01207)
Papers from an April 2004 conference report on recent work related to rail vehicle crashworthiness, traction power systems, vehicle/track interaction and vehicle dynamics, vehicle system safety and efficiency, improvements in quality and costs using computers and software, mechanical passenger car systems, and improvements in systems safety and efficiency using communications equipment. Linear synchronous motor propulsion of small transit vehicles, suspension dynamics and design optimization of a high speed railway vehicle, a multi-level-boarding bi-level commuter car for the North American market, and a railway corridor control system using ultra wideband radio technology are some areas explroed. There is no subject index. Annotation Â©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
- Paperback | 221 pages
- 30 Nov 2005
- American Society of Mechanical Engineers,U.S.
- Fairfield, United States