Outputs and Publications

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Publications

W. Nan, M. Pasha, T. Bonakdar, A. Lopez, U. Zafar, S. Nadimi, M. Ghadiri (2018), Jamming during particle spreading in additive manufacturing, Powder Technology, Vol. 338: 253-262, ISSN 0032-5910, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2018.07.030

Harmon, M., Powell, B., Barlebo-Larsen, I., Lewis, R., 2018, “Development of Grease Tackiness Test”, in press, Tribology Transctions. http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/135875/

Buckley-Johnstone, L., Harmon, M., Hardwick, C., Stock, R., Lewis, R. (2018), “A Comparison of Friction Modifier Performance using Two Laboratory Scale Tests” Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit, Proceedings of the IMechE, Part F, doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/0954409718787045.

Ishizaka, K., Lewis, S.R., Hammond, D., Lewis, R., 2018, “Chemistry of Black Leaf Films Synthesised with Rail Steels and its Influence on Low Friction Mechanism”, RSC Advances, 2018, 8: 32506-32521, doi: https://doi.org/10.1039/c8ra06080k.

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Conferences

Oral Presentations

S. Nadimi, A. Ghanbarzadeh, M. Ghadiri, A. Neville (2018), Discrete element modelling of shear deformation of rough particles, 6th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM 6) and 7th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ECFD 7), 11 – 15 June, Glasgow, UK, Abstract

Lewis, R., Christoforou, P., Wang, W.J., Beagles, A., Burstow, M., Lewis, S.R., 2018, “Investigation of the Influence of Rail Hardness on the Wear of Rail and Wheel Materials Under Dry Conditions (ICRI Wear Mapping Project)”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Cuervo, P., Christoforou, P., Lewis, R., Beagles, A., Santa, J.F., Toro, A., 2018, “Twin Disc Assessment of Wear Regime Transitions In R400ht – E8 Pairs”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Kempka, R., Falconer, R., Gutsulyak, D., Lewis, R., 2018, “Effects of Oxide and Water on Friction – New Test Method and Friction Mapping”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Santa, J.F., Christoforou, P., Cuervo, P.A., Toro, A., Beagles, A., Lewis, R., 2018, Evaluation of Rolling Contact Fatigue of Rail Materials in Twin Disc Tests”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Earl, S., Rankin, K.E., Lewis, R., Smith, L., Rainforth, W.M., 2018,  “Comparison of Squats and Studs from Different Traffic Environments”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Ishizaka, K., Lewis, S.R., Hammond, D., Lewis, R., 2018,  “Investigation of Leaf Chemistry and Leaf Layer Low Adhesion Mechanism”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Lewis, S.R., Fletcher, D.I., Beagles, A., Ishizaka, K., Buckley-Johnstone, L., White, B., Harmon, M., Grigson, C., Brunskill, H., Zhou, L., Kempka, R., Lewis, R., 2018, “A Re-Commissioned Flexible Full-Scale Wheel/Rail Test Facility”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

White, B., Laity, P., Holland, C., Six, K., Trummer, G., Lewis, R., 2018, “Iron Oxide and Water Paste Rheology and Its Effect on Low Adhesion in the Wheel/Rail Interface”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Harmon, M., Santa, J.F., Jaramillo, J.A., Toro, A., Beagles, A., Lewis, R., Buckley-Johnstone, L., 2018, “Evaluation of the Coefficient of Friction of Rails in the Field and Laboratory Using Several Devices”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Christoforou, P., Lewis, S.R., Fletcher, D.I., Lewis, R., 2018, “Benchmarking of Premium Rail Material Wear”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Harmon, M., Powell, B., Barlebo-Larsen, I., Lewis, R., 2018, “Development of Grease Tackiness Test”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Skipper, W.A., Chalisey, A., Lewis, R., 2018, “Particle Characterisation of Rail Sand for Understanding Tribological Behaviour”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Poster Presentations

S. Nadimi, M. Bai, B. Inkson, A. Neville, M. Ghadiri (2018) The role of glidants in interparticle friction. Powder Flow workshop, Royal Society of Chemistry, London, UK

S. Nadimi, M. Bai, B. Inkson, A. Neville, M. Ghadiri (2018) The role of glidants in interparticle friction. Annual General Meeting of International Fine Particle Research Institute (IFPRI), Edinburgh, UK 

White, B., Lewis, R., 2018, “The Development of a Traction Gel Assessment Method”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Alturbeh, H., Lewis, R., Six, K., Trummer, G., Stow, J., 2018,  “Implementation of The Water Induced Low Adhesion Creep Force Model (WILAC) into the Low Adhesion Braking Dynamic Optimisation for Rolling Stock Model (LABRADOR)”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Lanigan, J., Krier, P., Buckley-Johnstone, L., White, B., Ishizaka, K., Cooke, J., Barnard, S., Ferriday, P., Beagles, A., Lewis, R., 2018, “Towards a Field Test Methodology for Locomotive Brake Testing using a Representative Low Adhesion Simulation”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Lu, P., Lewis, S.R., Fretwell-Smith, S., Fletcher, D.I., Lewis, R., 2018, “Laser Cladding of Rail; the Effects of Depositing Material on Lower Rail Grades”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Eadie, D.T., Harrison, H., Kempka, R., Lewis, R., Keylin, A., Wilson, N., 2018, “Field Assessment of Friction and Creepage with a New Tribometer”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Fukagai, S., Brunskill, H., Hunter, A., Dwyer-Joyce, R., Lewis, R., 2018, “Measurement of Rolling-Sliding Wheel/Rail Contact Condition using Full-Scale Rig with Ultrasound”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

Fukagai, S., Ma, L., Lewis, R., 2018, “Tribological Approach to Optimize Traction Coefficient during Running-In Period Using Surface Texture”, Proceedings of CM2018, 10th International Conference on Contact Mechanics and Wear of Rail/Wheel Systems, Delft, The Netherlands, 24-26 September 2018.

 

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Media

Lewis, R. (2018) Interviewed by Matt Burgess for Wired “The sludgy, complex problem of trains and leaves on the line, 13th May. Available at: https://www.wired.co.uk/article/network-rail-leaves-on-the-line-uk (Accessed: 16 July 2018)

Friction: The Tribology Enigma is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, under grant no. EP/R001766/1