CM2006 will be held in Brisbane, Australia 24-27 September 2006. The conference website is at: www.materialsaustralia.com.au/cm2006/
Questions & Answers
Questions and answers for the papers presented at the CM2003-conference
are now available on-line.
Following the conferences in:
Vancouver, Canada 1982; Kingston, Rhode Island, USA 1986; Cambridge,
England 1990; Vancouver, Canada 1994; Tokyo, Japan 2000 and the
mini-conferences in Delft, The Netherlands 1992 and in Budapest,
Hungary 1996. The
6th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of
took place in Gothenburg, Sweden, June 10-13, 2003.
- The conference
- The focus of the conference is on the contact between wheel
and rail and the phenomena that have their origin in this area.
- The overall theme of the conference is "Enhancing safety,
environment and economy through research".
- The official language of the conference is English.
- Exhibiton and sponsoring
More detailed information is available on the following
- A special issue of FFEMS devoted to rail fatigue will be released
shortly. If you were a CM2003-delegate, it is possible to order your
copy at areduced price by using the linked order
- ESIS have several activities related to Wheel/Rail contact. See
the ESIS homepage and the ESIS news page for
We are very happy to announce that the conference was sponsored by
the following companies:
Railway Technical Research
National Research Council Canada
Centre for Surface Transportation Technology (NRC-CSTT)
The CM2003-conference was organized by CHARMEC
in cooperation with
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