Rail Research

Ultrasonic Guided Wave Rail Defect Detection

Funded by:
  • National Science Foundation
  • Department of Transportation/Federal Railroad Administration
  • Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway (in-kind)

 

UCSD/FRA Rail Defect Farm

 

Funded by:
  • Department of Transportation/Federal Railroad Administration
  • Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway (in-kind)

 

Rail Neutral Temperature/Buckling Detection in Continuous Welded Rail (CWR)

 

Funded by:
  • Department of Transportation/Federal Railroad Administration
  • Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway (in-kind)

 

Large-scale Test Facility for Studies of Neutral Temperature/Buckling Detection in Continuous Welded Rail

 

Funded by:
  • Department of Transportation/Federal Railroad Administration
  • Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway (in-kind)