Rolling Noise

  • C. Stanworth
Conference paper
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 411)


Whenever rolling of one surface over another takes place, there will always be noise generation. In the cases where the rolling-contact surfaces are sufficiently smooth, or where the rolling is sufficiently slow the level may be so low as to be inaudible.


Disc Brake Rolling Stock Contact Patch Aerodynamic Noise Railway Wheel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Stanworth
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  1. 1.Muir of OrdRoss-shireUK

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