Contact Patch

Transport technology from the ground up

Map

  1. G.3000 Introduction
  2. C.3000 A barrel of fireworks
  3. C.2020 The contact patch
  4. G.2116 The laws of friction
  5. C.1717 Grip
  6. C.2015 A simple model for tyre deformation
  7. C.1610 Rubber tyres
  8. G.1209 The wheel
  9. C.1603 The road surface
  10. C.1602 The pavement structure
  11. G.0119 Rolling resistance
  12. G.1619 Hysteresis losses in rolling wheels
  13. G.1615 Bearings
  14. C.1416 Aerodynamic forces
  15. G.1114 Suspension
  16. G.1115 Smoothing the ride
  17. C.1114 Suspension systems
  18. C.1405 Front wheel set-up
  19. C.0505 Steering
  20. C.0504 Ackermann geometry
  21. C.2009 Dynamic load transfer
  22. G.0816 Braking
  23. C.0816 Stopping
  24. C.0415 Cornering basics
  25. C.0418 Oversteer and understeer
  26. C.1508 Arranging the wheels
  27. C.0414 Roll
  28. G.0216 Passengers in motion
  29. C.0018 Driving
  30. R.3000 Introduction
  31. R.2020 Rolling contact
  32. R.1717 Friction between wheel and rail
  33. R.1610 The wheelset
  34. R.1605 The steel rail
  35. R.1604 Track alignment
  36. R.1603 Turnouts
  37. R.1602 The roadbed
  38. R.1416 Aerodynamics and the moving train
  39. R.1412 Track behaviour
  40. R.1114 Railway suspension
  41. R.0816 Railway brakes
  42. R.0418 Hunting
  43. R.0415 Curving
  44. R.0410 Tilting trains
  45. R.0314 Off the rails
  46. R.0204 Train formation
  47. R.0018 Driving a train