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Author Sokolovskij, E.
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Content type Text
Publisher Vilnius Gedinimas Technical University
File Format HTM / HTML
Date Created 2008-10-08
Copyright Year ©2007
Language English
Subject Domain (in LCC) TA1001-1280
Subject Keyword Automobile ♦ Deceleration ♦ Civil engineering ♦ Braking parameters ♦ Coefficient of traction ♦ Different road surfaces ♦ Engineering ♦ Technology ♦ Transportation engineering
Abstract The present article depicts the results of the investigation into automobile braking parameters and traction characteristics on the different road surfaces. The results of the investigation into automobile braking (the automobile deceleration and coefficient of traction), while braking in winter conditions, i. e. on ice and snow, are presented. The values of deceleration of the automobile while braking on various non-typical surfaces, on the asphalt, covered with the motor oil or resin, while driving across the petrol spot, and on other surfaces of the road, are presented. Such data are necessary while modelling the automobile’s movement in various road conditions and while carrying out the examination of traffic accidents.
ISSN 16484142
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2007-12-01
e-ISSN 16483480
Journal Transport
Volume Number 22
Issue Number 4
Page Count 4
Starting Page 275
Ending Page 278


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