Novel Steels for Rails

Abstract

Modern railway systems are subject to intense use, with fast trains and large axle loads. There are many criteria which determine the suitability of a steel for rail track applications. The primary requirement is structural integrity, which can be compromised by a variety of fatigue mechanisms, by a lack of resistance to brittle failure, by localised… (More)

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@inproceedings{BhadeshiaNovelSF, title={Novel Steels for Rails}, author={H. K. D. H. Bhadeshia and R W Buschow and Megan Cahn and B Flemings and E J Iischner and S. Kramer and Mahajan} }