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ERIC Number: EJ1174778
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2018-May
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0031-9120
The Physics of Wheel-Rail Stability
Tan, B. T. G.
Physics Education, v53 n3 Article 035026 May 2018
This article discusses, at a simple level, the dynamics of the wheel-rail interface, which is fundamental to the stability of rail vehicles. The physics underlying this topic deserves to be better known by physicists and physics students, as it underpins such an important part of our technological infrastructure
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A