The aerodynamics of freight; approaches to save fuel by optimising the utilisation of container trains

Beagles, A. and Fletcher, D. (2013) The aerodynamics of freight; approaches to save fuel by optimising the utilisation of container trains. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit, 227. 635 - 643. ISSN 0954-4097

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Authors/Creators:
  • Beagles, A.
  • Fletcher, D.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © IMechE 2013. This is an author-produced version of a paper accepted for publication in Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy
Keywords: Aerodynamics; container train; energy efficiency; drag; loading; side wind
Dates:
  • Published: November 2013
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Engineering (Sheffield) > Department of Mechanical Engineering (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2015 11:44
Last Modified: 21 Mar 2018 13:48
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0954409713488101
Status: Published
Publisher: SAGE
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1177/0954409713488101

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