Accession Number : ADA150653


Title :   Proceedings of the International Conference on the Performance of Off-Road Vehicles and Machines (8th). Volume 3. 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/a150653.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 384


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. Keywords include: Mobility; Cross-country mobility; Off-road mobility; Soil-vehicle interaction; Vehicle dynamics.


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *MILITARY VEHICLES , *SOILS , *GROUND VEHICLES , COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , MOBILITY , STEERING , SAND , TERRAIN , SNOW , TRACTION , WHEELS , SLOPE , TIRES , TRACKED VEHICLES , OFFROAD TRAFFIC , AGRICULTURE , PULL TESTS , RIDE QUALITY , UNITED KINGDOM


Subject Categories : Information Science
      Soil Mechanics
      Surface Transportation and Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE