Advanced Simulation Methodology

Authored by: Maksym Spiryagin , Peter Wolfs , Colin Cole , Valentyn Spiryagin , Yan Quan Sun , Tim McSweeney

Design and Simulation of Heavy Haul Locomotives and Trains

Print publication date:  September  2016
Online publication date:  October  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498733526
eBook ISBN: 9781315369792
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The design concept of locomotives that was introduced more than 200 years ago continues to be further developed and improved. The progress of science and technology, especially in the field of computer modelling, allows rapid adoption of new and advanced forms of traction to powered railway vehicles. Recent publications [1,2] show that the design process requires the application of modern and advanced simulation techniques and tools.

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