Accession Number:

AD0699806

Title:

TIRE WEAR MODEL

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. no. 2, 15 Aug-15 Nov 1969

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

The report compares wear formulas in the literature, and examines the fatigue phenomenon as well as the temperature effect on wear rate. Finally it looks into rubber deformation as related to basic thermodynamic concepts and examines the feasibility of an energy balance approach for the wear process.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE