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International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering (IJERCSE)

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International Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

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Application of Semi Active Suspension Systems in Rail Vehicle Dynamics

Author : Siddharth Singh 1 Kirti Sharma 2 Neha Gupta 3 Shivmani Yadav 4

Date of Publication :7th November 2016

Abstract: The Paper explores the possibilities of implementing various semi active suspension systems in Rail Vehicle Dynamics. The dynamic behavior of the rail vehicle using various semi active suspension techniques is studied and the level of vibration isolation achieved for various suspension systems is compared. Different Semi-active models are explored and compared with the passive suspension model. The analysis is done with the help of MATLAB/SIMULINK model. Possible means of practically implementing the semi active suspension systems are also explored.

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