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Advances in Acoustics and Vibration
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 4692570, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/4692570
Research Article

Squeal Frequency of a Railway Disc Brake Evaluation by FE Analyses

Department of Industrial and Information Engineering, Second University of Naples, Via Roma 29, 81031 Aversa, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to F. Caputo; ti.ainapmacinu@otupac.ocsecnarf

Received 20 November 2017; Revised 5 February 2018; Accepted 1 March 2018; Published 15 April 2018

Academic Editor: Kim M. Liew

Copyright © 2018 F. Cascetta et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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