Standing Waves in Tires

  • Yukio NakajimaEmail author


The phenomenon of standing waves in tires occurs in the sidewall and tire tread area when the vehicle speed exceeds a critical speed. Two approaches can be adopted in the study of standing waves: the analytical approach and FEA. The analytical approach, such as the adoption of a membrane model or elastic ring model, is further classified into the wave propagation approach and resonance approach. This chapter discusses the analytical approach and FEA for standing waves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, School of Advanced EngineeringKogakuin UniversityHachiojiJapan

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