Search for dissertations about: "skyhook control"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words skyhook control.

  1. 1. On Active Suspension in Rail Vehicles

    Author : Alireza Qazizadeh; Sebastian Stichel; Rickard Persson; T. X. Mei; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; active suspension; ride comfort; wear; skyhook control; H_infinity control; two-axle rail vehicle; safety; Farkostteknik; Vehicle and Maritime Engineering;

    Abstract : The topic of this PhD thesis is active suspension in rail vehicles whichis usually realized through sensors, controllers and actuation components.A well established example of an active suspension is the tiltingcontrol system used to tilt the carbody in curves to reduce centrifugalacceleration felt by passengers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Advances In Heavy Vehicle Dynamics with Focus on Engine Mounts and Individual Front Suspension

    Author : Hoda Yarmohamadi; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; vibration isolation; semi-active damper; handling; heavy vehicle; individual front suspension; nonlinear dynamic stiffness and damping; kinematics; adaptronic mounting system; engine mount; comfort;

    Abstract : The main objective of the research presented in this thesis is to enhance driver comfort and handling of a heavy truck that in turn leads to better vehicle safety and stability. The focus has been put on studying two suspension systems of the truck, engine and front axle suspensions, due to their significant impact on the dynamic performance of the vehicle. READ MORE