• University of Huddersfield Queensgate Huddersfield HD1 3DH

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Railway Dynamics, Pantograph-Catenary Interaction, Vehicle-Track Interaction, Dynamics Analysis, Co-Simulation, Finite Elements, Multibody System Dynamics, Numerical Computation, Numerical Procedures.

  • 5 h-Index
20122020

Research output per year

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Research Output

  • 5 h-Index
  • 13 Conference contribution
  • 6 Article
  • 1 Chapter
2020

A Dedicated Control Design Methodology for Improved Tilting Train Performance

Magalhães, H., Antunes, P., Pombo, J. & Ambrósio, J., 14 Feb 2020, Advances in Dynamics of Vehicles on Roads and Tracks: Proceedings of the 26th Symposium of the International Association of Vehicle System Dynamics, IAVSD 2019. Klomp, M., Bruzelius, F., Nielsen, J. & Hillemyr, A. (eds.). Springer, p. 72-81 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A new methodology to study the pantograph-catenary dynamics in curved railway tracks

Antunes, P., Ambrosio, J., Pombo, J. & Facchinetti, A., 1 Mar 2020, In : Vehicle System Dynamics. 58, 3, p. 425-452 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation of a non-Hertzian contact model for railway dynamic application

Magalhaes, H., Marques, F., Liu, B., Antunes, P., Pombo, J., Flores, P., Ambrosio, J., Piotrowski, J. & Bruni, S., 1 Jan 2020, In : Multibody System Dynamics. 48, 1, p. 41-78 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2019

A co-simulation approach to the wheel–rail contact with flexible railway track

Antunes, P., Magalhães, H., Ambrósio, J., Pombo, J. & Costa, J., 15 Feb 2019, In : Multibody System Dynamics. 45, 2, p. 245-272 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
12 Citations (Scopus)

Pantograph-catenary interaction in curved railway tracks

Ambrosio, J., Antunes, P., Pombo, J. & Facchinetti, A., 22 Aug 2019, Advances in Engineering Materials, Structures and Systems: Innovations, Mechanics and Applications - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, 2019. Zingoni, A. (ed.). 1 ed. CRC Press, p. 1791-1798 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Railway vehicle dynamics interaction with a flexible track

Ambrosio, J., Costa, J., Antunes, P., Magalhaes, H. & Pombo, J., 22 Aug 2019, Advances in Engineering Materials, Structures and Systems: Innovations, Mechanics and Applications - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, 2019. Zingoni, A. (ed.). 1 ed. CRC Press, p. 1777-1784 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2018

Generalized Path Following Constraints with Spatial Curves for Roller Coaster Applications

Ambrosio, J., Antunes, P. & Viegas, M., 23 Jun 2018, Advances in Robot Kinematics 2018. Springer, Cham, Vol. 8. p. 335-343 9 p. Chapter 39. (Advances in Robot Kinematics 2018; vol. 8).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017

Dynamics of a roller coaster vehicle

Ambrosio, J., Viegas, M., Antunes, P. & Magalhães, H., 6 Dec 2017, The Dynamics of Vehicles on Roads and Tracks. Spiryagin, M., Gordon, T., Cole, C. & McSweeney, T. (eds.). 1st ed. London: CRC Press/Balkema, Vol. 2. p. 551-556 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)
2016

Catenary Finite Element Model Initialization Using Optimization

Antunes, P., Ambrósio, J. & Pombo, J., Apr 2016, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance. Pombo, J. (ed.). Civil-Comp Press, 106. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 110).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Construction of Three-Dimensional Track Models for Roller-Coaster Applications

Sequeira, B., Pombo, J., Antunes, P., Ambrósio, J. & Woodward, P., Apr 2016, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance. Pombo, J. (ed.). Civil-Comp Press, 99. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 110).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Development of Flexible Track Models for Railway Vehicle Dynamics Applications

Costa, J., Antunes, P., Magalhães, H., Ambrósio, J. & Pombo, J., Apr 2016, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance. Pombo, J. (ed.). Civil-Comp Press, 98. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 110).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2015

Development of a Methodology for the Geometric Parameterization of Three-Dimensional Tracks

Sequeira, B., Pombo, J., Antunes, P., Ambrósio, J. & Woodward, P., 1 Sep 2015, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing. Krunis, J., Tsompanakis, Y. & Topping, B. H. V. (eds.). Civil-Comp Press, 133. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 108).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

On the Requirements of Interpolating Polynomials for Path Motion Constraints

Pombo, J., Ambrósio, J., Antunes, P. & Pombo, J., Jan 2015, Interdisciplinary Applications of Kinematics - Proceedings of the International Conference. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 26. p. 179-197 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)

PantoCat Statement of Method

Pombo, J., Ambrósio, J., Antunes, P. & Pereira, M., Jan 2015, In : Vehicle System Dynamics. 53, 3, p. 314-328 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Dynamic Analysis of the Pantograph-Cantenary, Interaction on Overlap Sections for High-Speed Railway Operations

Antunes, P., Ambrósio, J., Pombo, J. & Pereira, M., Apr 2014, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance. Pombo, J. (ed.). Civil-Comp Press, 142. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 104).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2013

Finite Element Methodology for Flexible Track Models in Railway Dynamics Applications

Pombo, J., Almeida, T., Magalhães, H., Antunes, P. & Ambrósio, J., Jan 2013, In : International Journal of Vehicle Structures and Systems. 5, 2, p. 43-52 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible Track Models in Railway Dynamics Using a Finite Element Formulation

Pombo, J., Almeida, T., Magalhães, H., Antunes, P. & Ambrósio, J., Sep 2013, Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, CC 2013. Topping, B. H. V. & Iványi, P. (eds.). Civil-Comp Press, 30. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 102).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2012

A Study on Multiple Pantograph Operations for High-Speed Catenary Contact

Pombo, J., Antunes, P. & Ambrósio, J., Sep 2012, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, CST 2012. Topping, B. H. V. (ed.). Civil-Comp Press, 139. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 99).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of a Computational Tool for the Dynamic Analysis of the Pantograph-Catenary Interaction for High-Speed Trains

Antunes, P., Mósca, A., Ambrósio, J., Pombo, J. & Pereira, M., Sep 2012, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, CST 2012. Topping, B. H. V. (ed.). Civil-Comp Press, 129. (Civil-Comp Proceedings; vol. 99).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Procedura obliczeniowa w analizie dynamiki układu sieci trakcyjnej i pantografu szybkobieżnego pocia{ogonek}gu

Translated title of the contribution: A Computational Procedure for the Dynamic Analysis of the Catenary-Pantograph Interaction in High-Speed TrainsPombo, J., Ambrósio, J., Pereira, M., Antunes, P. & Mósca, A., 25 Jul 2012, In : Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. 50, 3, p. 681-699 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
63 Citations (Scopus)