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Chalmers Railway Mechanics is a Centre of Excellence in Railway Mechanics established at Chalmers University of Technology.

The formal agreement was signed at The Swedish National Board for Industrial and Technical Development (NUTEK) in Stockholm on 7 July 1995.


Posted: 2018-03-16
Robin Andersson will defend his PhD-thesis "Squat defects and rolling contact fatigue clusters - numerical investigations of rail and wheel deterioration mechanisms" on June 8th at 09.15 in room VDL, Chalmers Tvärgata 4C. Faculty appointed opponent will be Dr. Richard Stock, LINMAG GmbH, Vancouver, Canada.

Posted: 2018-01-20
Ivan Zenzerovic defended his PhD-thesis "Time-domain modelling of curve squeal: a fast model for one- and two-point wheel/rail contact" on January 19. Faculty appointed opponent was be Professor David Thompson, Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR), University of Southampton, UK. The thesis can be obtained from the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Posted: 2017-10-20
Jens Nielsen gave his Research Professor Lecture Integrated analysis of dynamic vehicle–track interaction and degradation of railway tracks on October 19.

Posted: 2017-06-23
CHARMEC welcomes all colleagues to the 20th Nordic Seminar on Railway Technology 12-13 June 2018 at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg.
More details are available on the seminar website and in the in the first announcement.

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