Thesis for the Degree of Licentiate

  title={Thesis for the Degree of Licentiate},
  author={Robin Andersson and Chalmers Reproservice G{\"o}teborg and A R H Sweden and P{\"a}r Torstensson and E Kabo and Fredrik Larsson and {\^A}n},
Despite significant efforts throughout the last decades, the mechanisms behind the formation of squats — a form of rolling contact fatigue (RCF) damage in rails — are not fully understood. Proposed causes of initiation involve, but are not limited to, small initial rail surface irregularities which yield high contact stresses, rail corrugation and varying… CONTINUE READING