Special Session

Towards a Physical Understanding of Interface Friction in Wheel-Rail Systems
Chair: Sadegh Nadimi

11:20

Discrete Element Modelling of Particle Entrainment in Wheel-Rail Interface Using an Open-Source Software
Sadaf Marami, Newcastle University, UK

11:40

Using the Extended Creep Force Model to Predict Full‑Scale Sanded Creep Curves
William Skipper, University of Sheffield, UK

12:00

The Effect of Roughness on Friction in the Wheel/Rail Interface
Harry Shackleton, University of Sheffield, UK

12:20

A Micro Finite Element Modelling Of Particle Breakage In Wheel-Rail Interface
Bin Zhang, Newcastle University, UK

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Key dates

Abstract submission deadline:

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Early career prize presentation nomination deadline:

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Early registration deadline:

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Registration deadline:

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Paper submission deadline:

31 July 2022

Revision of proceedings (committee)

Early September 2022


   

Organised by the IOP Applied Mechanics Group