Accession Number : ADA148635


Title :   Proceedings of the International Conference on The Performance of Off-Road Vehicles and Machines (8th). Volume 2. Held at Cambridge England, on August 5-11, 1984.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. May-Aug 84,


Corporate Author : INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TERRAIN-VEHICLE SYSTEMS


Personal Author(s) : Dwyer,M J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a148635.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 405


Abstract : The three volumes consist of a collection of all significant papers presented at the 8th International Conference. Subjects include: Tyre-soil interaction; theoretical aspects of ride dynamics; track-soil interaction; practical aspects of ride dynamics; operation in paddy fields; operation on steep slopes; soil compaction; steering; computer modelling; vehicle component design; measurement of soil and snow properties and soil bin facilities; and vehicle design. (Author)


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *GROUND VEHICLES , COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , MEASUREMENT , STEERING , MODELS , INTERACTIONS , DYNAMICS , SOILS , SNOW , MODEL TESTS , WHEELS , OPERATION , SLOPE , DRIVES , TIRES , INTERNATIONAL , FRAMES , VEHICLES , TRACKED VEHICLES , COLLECTION , OFFROAD TRAFFIC , AGRICULTURE , TRACTORS , FORESTS , TEST STANDS , COMPACTING , TRAFFICABILITY , UNITED KINGDOM


Subject Categories : Agricultural Engineering
      Forestry
      Soil Mechanics
      Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE