Moving train on bridge - interaction

This example shows the functioning of the "moving springs" implemented in ASE. The wheel springs of a train which goes over the bridge search themselves for the current contact nodes of the bridge. Thus a train ride is implemented with all effects of the train-structure-interaction.

You will find the input data file via

TEDDY > help > examples... > ase > english > dynamics > movs_train_interaction.dat

Type Example from Practice
Productgroup Structural / Dynamics / FEA
Topics Anaylsis: Dynamics
Applications Dynamics
Keywords time step analysis; contakt; moving spring; dynamic interaction