Effect of thin water film on tire/road friction

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BEAUTRU, Yannick; KANE, Malal; CEREZO, Véronique; DO, Minh Tan; (2011)
  • Subject: FROTTEMENT | FILM D'EAU | TEXTURE | ADHERENCE PNEU ROUTE | LUBRIFICATION

Water film on pavement surfaces entails a decrease of friction between the tire and the road. Nevertheless, only effects of water films above 1mm depth were investigated until now, considering hydroplaning risk. From these investigations, formulae were derived to predic... View more
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