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Author Pacejka, H. B

Title Tire and vehicle dynamics / Hans B. Pacejka, Igo Besselink
Edition 3rd ed
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier/BH, 2012


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 632 pages) : illustrations
Contents Tire characteristics and vehicle handling and stability -- Basic tire modelling considerations -- Theory of steady-state slip force and moment generation -- Semi-empirical tire models -- Non-steady-state out-of-plane string-based tire models -- Theory of the wheel shimmy phenomenon -- Single contact point transient tire models -- Applications of Transient Tire Models -- Short wavelength intermediate frequency tire model -- Dynamic tire response to short road unevennesses -- Motorcycle dynamics -- Tire steady-state and dynamic test facilities -- Outlines of three advanced dynamic tire models
Summary The definitive book on tire mechanics by the acknowledged world expert Covers everything you need to know about pneumatic tires and their impact on vehicle performance, including mathematic modeling and its practical application Written by the acknowledged world authority on the topic and the name behind the most widely used model, Pacejka's 'Magic Formula' Updated with the latest information on new and evolving tire models to ensure you can select the right model for your needs, apply it appropriately and understand its limitations In this well-known resource, leading tire model expert
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Motor vehicles -- Dynamics.
Motor vehicles -- Tires.
Tires -- Performance.
Tires -- Traction.
TRANSPORTATION -- Automotive -- Pictorial.
Motor vehicles -- Dynamics
Motor vehicles -- Tires
Tires -- Performance
Tires -- Traction
Form Electronic book
Author Besselink, Igo.
ISBN 9780080970172