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Wear Mapping

Wear Mapping

Lead: Roger Lewis, Sheffield University

Description: A collaborative project aimed at developing universal wear maps that take account of the full range of operating and environmental conditions prevalent for the wheel/rail contact.

Status: R. Lewis to identify gaps in the data, with respect to steel types, third body layers and P,V (Contact Pressure (P), Sliding Velocity) combinations. Then ICRI will be solicited to help fill with old or new data.

Last review: 02AUG17 see link

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