Anti-skid Control System Analysis of a Tilting Train

틸팅차량의 활주방지 제어시스템 해석

  • Published : 2009.02.01


The presence of low adhesion at the wheel-rail contact point can result in skid of train wheels, and the skid, in turn, results in flats appearing on the wheels. Thus, anti-skid control has a crucial role for safe braking and prevention from flats that could cause a disastrous train accident. This paper presents dynamic modeling of a tilting train and the brake system of the tilting train, and analyzes the anti-skid logic used in the tilting train. The validity of the analysis is demonstrated via simulation study using Simulink for skid and re-adhesion circumstances of the tilting train.


Anti-skid;Tilting train;Brake system;Train dynamics


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