Wednesday, 13 June 2018    08:30 - 10:30
Computational modelling of beams on foundation with application to rail tracks I
Minisymposium organized by António Pinto da Costa and Fernando Simőes
Room: Rockall CPH
Chair: António Pinto da Costa
A procedure to determine the critical speed of railway tracks based on the Winkler‘s hypothesis and static FEM simulations
Jose Estaire, Ines Crespo-Chacon and Maria Santana

Dynamic responses of asymmetrical turnout bearers to coupling vertical and lateral forces in railway switches and crossings
Sakdirat Kaewunruen, Ayoub Rachid and Keiichi Goto

Effect of extreme climate on wheel-rail interaction over rail squats
Sakdirat Kaewunruen, Andris Freimanis and Makoto Ishida

Indirect monitoring of railway bridges by direct integration
Jennifer Keenahan, Eugene J. OBrien and Yifei Ren