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Applications I: Vehicle Response

  • John D. Robson
  • Colin J. Dodds
  • Donald B. Macvean
  • Vincent R. Paling
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 115)

Abstract

When a vehicle travels along a road the undulations of the road-surface impose continuously varying displacements at the points of contact of tyres and road, and so give rise to responses in the form of stresses or acceleration in the various components of the vehicle.

Keywords

Response Spectrum Road Surface Single Input Random Vibration Road Profile 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • John D. Robson
    • 1
    • 2
  • Colin J. Dodds
    • 1
  • Donald B. Macvean
    • 1
  • Vincent R. Paling
    • 1
  1. 1.University of GlasgowUK
  2. 2.UdineItaly

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