Rodolfo Martins

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The primary goal of this project is the development of a low cost track side system able to detect wheel defect impacts and to weigh the train in motion. Such a monitoring system may facilitate the infrastructure manager task of evaluating if the load applied to the tracks caused by passing trains, complies with the regulations. In this paper, the main(More)
Rolling stock wheels eventually show, soon or later, geometry defects, cracks, fatigue, flaking, wear, etc. These defects induce an additional stress in both, wheels and rail tracks which in turn tend to decrease the infrastructure life time. This paper presents an on-line monitoring system installed at Estarreja (Portugal north rail track network) able to(More)
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