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A computational procedure for prediction of ballasted track profile degradation under railway traffic loading
Año:2015
Áreas de investigación
  • Ingenieria civil,
  • Transporte ferroviario,
  • Vehículo sobre raíles
Datos
Descripción
A computational procedure is developed in the present paper, allowing the prediction of the ballasted track profile degradation under railway traffic loading. In this procedure, an integration of the short-term and long-term mechanical processes of track deterioration is taken into account, using a track degradation model. This degradation model is incorporated into a finite element code where two modes of calculation are implemented: the ?implicit mode? concerns the short-term track deterioration, in which the hypoplastic model is used for the ballast layer and the dynamic response to an instantaneous train axle passage is obtained to serve as input data for the ?explicit mode?, which concerns the simulation of long-term track deterioration, using the accumulation model for ballast layer. The whole procedure is illustrated on the prediction of the ballasted track profile degradation of a track section of 100 m. The results show a significant influence of the type of track geometry defects and the vehicle velocity on the evolution of track deterioration and the capability of the proposed procedure in reproducing the track profile degradation.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
Si
Título de la revista
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit
ISSN
20413017
Factor de impacto JCR
0,857
Información de impacto
Volumen
DOI
DOI: 10.1177/0954409715615374
Número de revista
Desde la página
1
Hasta la página
16
Mes
SIN MES
Ranking
67/124 in Engineering, Civil
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Participantes
  • Autor: Jose Maria Goicolea Ruigomez (UPM)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Grupo de Mecánica Computacional
  • Centro o Instituto I+D+i: CENTRO INVEST. MATERIALES ESTRUCTURALES (CIME)
  • Departamento: Mecánica de Medios Continuos y Teoría de Estructuras
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