Effects of temperature and humidity on railhead friction levels

Folorunso, M.O. orcid.org/0000-0002-6905-0175, Lewis, R. orcid.org/0000-0002-4300-0540 and Lanigan, J.L. orcid.org/0000-0001-9860-9559 (2022) Effects of temperature and humidity on railhead friction levels. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit. ISSN 0954-4097



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Keywords: Temperature; relative humidity; railhead; friction; adhesion; wheel; rail interface
  • Accepted: 9 December 2022
  • Published (online): 26 December 2022
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: 01 Mar 2023 16:22
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2023 16:22
Status: Published online
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1177/09544097221148236
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