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Jeremy Thomas McGarry, Somakumar Ramachandra Panicker, Ajith Kuttannair Kumar, Venkatarao Ryali, Bret Dwayne Worden, Jeffrey Louis Daigle, Paul Kenneth Houpt: System and method for locomotive adhesion control. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder, October 23, 2007: US07285926 (8 worldwide citation)

A traction control system for controlling an electric traction motor drivingly coupled to a wheel of a tractive vehicle. The traction control system includes means for determining speed of the wheel, means for determining tractive effort of the wheel and a control circuitry for controlling drive sig ...


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Somakumar R
HOUPT PAUL KENNETH, MCGARRY JEREMY THOMAS, KUMAR AJITH KUTTANNAIR, WORDEN BRET DWAYNE, DAIGLE JEFFREY LOUIS, RAMACHANDRA PANICKER SOMAKUMAR, RYALI VENKATARAO: SYSTEME ET PROCEDE DE REGULATION DE LADHERENCE DUNE LOCOMOTIVE, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LOCOMOTIVE ADHESION CONTROL. GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, CRAIG WILSON AND COMPANY, June 4, 2013: CA2613519

A traction control system (156) for use in an electric traction motor propulsion system (22). The system includes at least two traction motors (38, 40) each having an axle- wheel set (50, 52) associated therewith, a speed sensor (62) for sensing a speed parameter representative of speed of the wheel ...


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Somakumar R
Houpt Paul Kenneth, Mcgarry Jeremy Thomas, Kumar Ajith Kuttannair, Worden Bret Dwayne, Daigle Jeffrey Louis, Ramachandra Panicker Somakumar, Ryali Venkatarao: System and method for locomotive adhesion control. Gen Electric, bianxin qin, July 2, 2008: CN200680024065

A traction control system (156) for use in an electric traction motor propulsion system (22). The system includes at least two traction motors (38, 40) each having an axle- wheel set (50, 52) associated therewith, a speed sensor (62) for sensing a speed parameter representative of speed of the wheel ...


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Somakumar R
Houpt Paul Kenneth, Mcgarry Jeremy Thomas, Kumar Ajith Kuttannair, Worden Bret Dwayne, Daigle Jeffrey Louis, Ramachandra Panicker Somakumar, Ryali Venkatarao: System and method for locomotive adhesion control. General Electric Company, Houpt Paul Kenneth, Mcgarry Jeremy Thomas, Kumar Ajith Kuttannair, Worden Bret Dwayne, Daigle Jeffrey Louis, Ramachandra Panicker Somakumar, Ryali Venkatarao, GNIBUS Michael, January 11, 2007: WO/2007/005256

A traction control system (156) for use in an electric traction motor propulsion system (22). The system includes at least two traction motors (38, 40) each having an axle- wheel set (50, 52) associated therewith, a speed sensor (62) for sensing a speed parameter representative of speed of the wheel ...


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Ajith Kuttannair Kumar: Hybrid energy locomotive electrical power storage system. General Electric Company, Carl Rowald, Senniger Powers Leavitt & Roedel, July 15, 2003: US06591758 (117 worldwide citation)

A hybrid energy locomotive system having an energy storage and regeneration system. In one form, the system can be retrofitted into existing locomotives, or installed as original equipment. The energy storage and regeneration system captures dynamic braking energy, excess motor energy, and externall ...


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Alexander H Slocum, Shorya Awtar, Anastasios John Hart: Material transportation system. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Daly Crowley Mofford & Durkee, May 3, 2005: US06886651 (108 worldwide citation)

A material transportation system includes one or more material transportation vehicles, each having magnetic wheels coupled to a magnetically attractive surface that can include a ceiling, a wall, a floor, and/or a transition region. The material transportation vehicles are adapted to carry material ...


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John Y Chen: Crystal gels with improved properties. Applied Elastomerics, March 23, 1999: US05884639 (93 worldwide citation)

Novel crystal gels and articles are formed from one or more of a linear SEBS or radial (SEB).sub.n triblock copolymers having a selected crystalline midblock segment and high levels of a plasticizer, said midblock segment having an amount of crystallinity in the EB copolymer sufficient to achieve im ...


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Stephen R Montgomery: Enhanced distributed power. Westinghouse Air Brake Company, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, September 14, 1999: US05950967 (90 worldwide citation)

A train throttle and brake control apparatus is provided for use in a train having a master locomotive and one or more slave locomotives remotely located in the train. In a first embodiment, the apparatus includes a train force calculator which approximates train coupler forces based on computations ...


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Stephen K Nickles, Suzanne M T Beaird: Apparatus and method for conserving fuel in the operation of a train consist. Halliburton Company, John H Tregoning, James R Duzan, E Harrison Gilbert III, August 17, 1982: US04344364 (82 worldwide citation)

The apparatus includes a master control unit associated with a first locomotive and a slave control unit associated with a second locomotive. Each of the control units is identically constructed to include an electronic processor and memory. The memory includes a program which is also identical for ...


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Robert C Kull: Radio-based electro-pneumatic control communications system. Westinghouse Air Brake Company, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, October 28, 1997: US05681015 (81 worldwide citation)

A radio-based, Electro-Pneumatic (EP) rail car braking system supports both End-of-Train (EOT) and Distributed Power Control (DPC) communication systems. The EP rail car braking system operates within existing frequency allocations and meets operational reliability needs by adopting a hybrid, two-ba ...



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