Keywords: Impact test, DOT-105 tank car, tank car performance, transportation safety, toxic by inhalation, TIH, finite element analysis, FEA, hazardous materials
Keywords: Automated cracked wheel detector, gage widened, special trackwork, NUCARS®, track stiffness, dynamic loads, wheel and track interaction, ultrasonic sensors, wheels, track, rolling stock, testing
Investigation of the Relationship between Crashworthiness Performance and Weight for High-Speed Train Operations in the U.S.
Keywords: High-speed train, crashworthiness, weight, seats, structural fire protection, energy absorber, occupant volume strength
Keywords: Rail car, heat release rate, HRR, heat release rate per unit area, HRRPUA, scaling law, fully-developed fire, window failing, fire dynamics simulator, FDS, rolling stock, passenger rail
Keywords: Full-Scale Shell Impact Test of a DOT-113 Tank Car Surrogate