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Damage Modelling

Damage Modelling

Leaders: Wei Huang, NRC-Canada and Klaus Six, Virtual Vehicle and Adam Bevan Huddersfield University

Description: To make reference rail loading scenarios (pummelling) available to be used for the development, calibration and validation of damage models.

Status: With FRA funding, NRC is performing detailed pummelling using CSX data. Quantify Surface Damage project will provide rail condition data.

Last review: 01FEB17, see link.

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