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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: 2023-05-15
Caroline Ansin will present her Licentiate thesis Towards a digital twin for prediction of rail damage evolution in railway curves Monday 2023-06-05 at 13:15 in the VDL lecture hall. Discussion leader is Professor Mathias Wallin, Lund University.
Details are available in the IMS calendar. Abstract and summary is available on the Chalmers research site.

Posted: 2023-01-28
Michele Maglio presented his PhD-thesis Influence of railway wheel tread damage and track properties on wheelset durability – Field tests and numerical simulations on Friday 2023-01-27. The faculty appointed oppenent was Professor Giorgio Donzella from University of Brescia, Italy.

Posted: 2022-12-16
Jannik Theyssen presented his doctoral thesis Simulating rolling noise on ballasted and slab tracks vibration, radiation, and pass-by signals: on Thursday 2022-12-15. Discussion leader was Professor David Thompson, Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, University of Southampton.
The abstract and summary are available on the Chalmers research site.

Posted: 2022-11-23
Eric Voortman Landström presented his Licentiate thesis Thermomechanical behavior of tread braked wheels – Material modelling and experimental investigations 2022-11-22. Discussion leader wass Peter Nyström, Rcon

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