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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: 2016-09-21
Tore Vernersson presented his Docent lecture Friction brakes -- development and challenges from a railway perspective Tuesday 20 September 2016.

Posted: 2016-09-09
A triennial report covering the work in Chalmers from July 2012 until June 2015 has been published. An electronic version of the report can be downloaded from here.
Published in connection to the triennial report was also a report featuring a list of all published literature within CHARMEC until June 2015.

Posted: 2016-09-09
Milad Mousavi will defend his PhD-thesis Multiobjective optimisation and active control of bogie suspension on Friday, September 30th at 10:00 in lecture hall HA2, Hörsalsvägen 4. Faculty appointed opponent is Professor Jose Luis Escalona, Department of Mechanical engineering, University of Seville, Spain.

Posted: 2016-06-10
Dimitrios Nikas defended his licentiate thesis Effect of temperature on mechanical properties of railway wheel steels on Friday, June 10th. Professor Ru Peng, from Linköping University was Discussion leader.

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Triennial report 2015
CHARMEC - Chalmers University of Technology - SE-412 96 Göteborg