Accession Number:

AD0720075

Title:

Routing and Designing of Railroad Plan View in Deserts and Semideserts,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The article examines basic factors affecting choice of line routing and presents materials of experimental laboratory studies of the velocity field of the air flow streaming past forms of sand relief in a wind tunnel. Based on study findings, requirements placed on routing and designing of railroad plan view are set forth. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE