Search for dissertations about: "Gerard James"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Gerard James.

  1. 1. Raising allowable axle loads on railway bridges using simulation and field data

    Author : Gerard James; KTH; []
    Keywords : Railway bridges; Axle load; Design; Traffic loads; Reliability; Monte Carlo; Simulations; Field data;

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  2. 2. Analysis of traffic load effects an railway bridges

    Author : Gerard James; KTH; []
    Keywords : bridge; rail; traffic load. Load effect. Dynamic amplification factor; extreme value theor; peaks-over-threshold;

    Abstract : The work presented in this thesis studies the load and loadeffects of traffic loads on railway bridges. The increasedknowledge of the traffic loads, simulated using fieldmeasurements of actual trains, are employed in a reliabilityanalysis in an attempt at upgrading existing railwaybridges. READ MORE