Accession Number:

ADA517668

Title:

Vehicle-Snow Interaction: Modeling, Testing and Validation

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

ALASKA UNIV FAIRBANKS DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-10-12

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

Outline of briefing charts Part I - Back ground, snow mechanics, experimental procedure, tribometer for indentation, plowing, sliding tests 3d x-ray microtomography for microstructure, numerical modeling procedure, typical results indentation, plowing, compression, tension, penetration. Part 2 - Vehicle-snow interaction, Alaska Instrumental Vehicle and profilometers, validation of models.

Subject Categories:

  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE