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Low Cost Online Wheelset Condition Monitoring for Light Rail Operators
Author(s): Tom Vanhonacker, Michael Laeremans, Edwin De Donder

Magazine article

Railway Engineering International, April 2012
Number 1

Low Cost Online Wheelset Condition Monitoring for Light Rail Operators
Author(s): Tom Vanhonacker, Michael Laeremans, Edwin De Donder

Magazine article

Railway Engineering International, April 2012

Modelling of the response of an ACFM sensor to rail and rail wheel RCF cracks
Author(s): G. Nicholson and C.L Davis

Journal paper

Journal of NDT&E International, December 2011

Recent research and development activities in electromagnetic sensor technologies
Author(s): B. Blakeley, M. Lugg

Journal paper

Insight - Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, Vol.53, Number 3, March 2011

SAFERAIL
Author(s): P.I. Nicholson, M. Papaelias

Magazine article

European railway review, Issue 6, 2011, Russell Publishing Ltd

Measurement and modelling the ACFM response to RCF cracks in rail'
Author(s): G. Nicholson, X. Hao, and C.L. Davis

Presentation

IOM3 conference on Rail Steel for the 21st Century, on Nov 1-, 2011, National Railway Museum, York

Improving inspection to keep trains on track
Author(s): P.I. Nicholson

Magazine article

Projects, Issue 25
Insight Publishers Ltd,
www.projectsmagazine.eu.com

ACFM
Author(s) D. Topp

Presentation

BINDT 2011 on 13-15 September, The International Centre, Telford, UK

'Acoustic Emission Monitoring of Wheelsets on Moving Trains'
Author(s): K. Bollas, D. Papasalouros, D. Kourousis, A. Anastasopoulos

Presentation/Paper

5th International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Non Destructive Testing, September 19-21, 2011, Ioannina, Greece

SAFERAIL - Providing innovation in railway wheelset inspection and wayside monitoring'
Author(s): M Ph. Papaelias, I. Nicholson

Presentation

CM 2011 Condition Monitoring Conference,  20-22 June 2011, St. David's Hotel, Cardiff, Wales, UK

Inspection of Railway Vehicle Wheels with Acoustic Emission.

Author: A. Anastasopoulos, K. Bollas, D. Papasalouros, D. Kourousis
Presentation / Paper The 7th National Conference of the Hellenic Society of Non-Destructive Testing (HSNT), "The Contribution of Non Destructive Testing for the Safe of Small and Big Works and Constructions".
15th to 17th October 2010
NTUA, Athens, Greece

Recent Research and Development Activities in Electromagnetic Sensor Technologies

Author: Dr. B. Blakeley and Dr. M. Lugg
Presentation BINDT2010 - The 49th Annual Conference of The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
14-16 September, 2010
Cardiff, UK
On-Line evaluation of structural degradation of train wheels using vibration analysis techniques

Author: S. C. Kerkyras, M. Areias, D. Dias, A. C. Franco, Y. Kerkyras and M. Ph. Papaelias
Presentation / Paper BINDT2010 - The 49th Annual Conference of The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
14-16 September, 2010
Cardiff, UK
Improved frame rate for rail axle inspection using a limited transmission aperture

Author: M. Weston, P.I. Nicholson, A. J. Peyton, C.L. Davis
Presentation / Paper BINDT2010 - The 49th Annual Conference of The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
14-16 September, 2010
Cardiff, UK
The application of PAUT for inspection of railway axles from the end face

Author: D. Liaptsis, I. Cooper, J. Jian, K. Boyle, M. Weston, P.I. Nicholson, J. Courinha, P. Barros, M. Pinto
Presentation / Paper BINDT2010 - The 49th Annual Conference of The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
14-16 September, 2010
Cardiff, UK
ACOUSTIC EMISSION ON-LINE INSPECTION OF RAIL WHEELS

Author: A. Anastasopoulos, K. Bollas, D. Papasalouros, D. Kourousis
Presentation / Paper EWGAE - 29th European Conference on Acoustic Emission Testing
September 8-10th, 2010
Wirtschaftskammer Wien Spartengebäude Gewerbe und Handwerk, Wien, Austria
Condition Monitoring of Railway Wheelsets Using High-Frequency Vibration Technology

Author: F Vermeulen, T Vanhonacker, M Laeremans
Presentation / Paper CM 2010 and MFPT 2010 The Seventh International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies
22-24 June 2010
Ettington Chase, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UK
Full Matrix Capture inspection of railway axles and the potential for real time measurement

Author: M. Weston, P.I. Nicholson, A.J. Peyton, C.L. Davis
Presentation / Paper CM 2010 and MFPT 2010 - The Seventh International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies
22-24 June 2010
Ettington Chase, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UK
Application of phased array ultrasonic testing (PAUT) for inspection of railway axles

Author: D. Liaptsis, P.I. Nicholson, J. Courinha, C. Boynard, M. Pinto
Presentation / Paper CM 2010 and MFPT 2010 - The Seventh International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies
22-24 June 2010
Ettington Chase, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UK
SAFERAIL - Development of Novel Inspection Systems for Railway Wheelsets

Author: M. Papaelias
Presentation CM 2010 and MFPT 2010 - The Seventh International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies
22-24 June 2010
Ettington Chase, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UK
The application of PAUT for inspection of rail wagon axles from the end face (Presentation)

Author: D. Liaptsis, J. Jian, K. Boyle, M. Weston, P.I. Nicholson J.A. Courinha, M. Pinto
Presentation QNDE 2010 - The Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation
July 18-23
San Diego, California
SAFERAIL - An EU FP7 Research Project Providing Innovation in Railway Wheelset Inspection and Wayside Monitoring

Project leaflet IMechE - Wheelset Management - Balancing Safety, Performance and Cost
10 February 2010
Institution of Mechanical Engineers, London
The SAFERAIL Project and the new methods for non-destructive inspection in the railway Industry

Author: C. Boynard
Presentation Portuguese Association for Railway Standardisation and Certification (9APNCF)VII Seminar
27th November 2008
Portuguese Institute for Quality (IPQ) - Auditorium Rua António Gião, 2, Monte de Caparica, Portugal
Vlaamse Vervoermaatschappij De Lijn (Belgium) University of Birmingham (UK) Instituto de Soldadura e Qualidade (Portugal) TWI Ltd (UK) SNCF (France) Feldman Enterprises LTD (Cyprus) TSC (UK) Envirocoustics S. A. (Greece) EMEF (Portugal) Alfa Products & Technologies (Belgium)Alfa Products & Technologies (Belgium) VTG Rail UK Ltd (UK)