Project Deliverables

Links for the publicly accessible deliverables, including technical reports, proceedings and journal articles, are given below.

MOTIV software

Journal publications

  1. Ntotsios E., Thompson D.J. & Hussein, M.F.M. (2019). A comparison of ground vibration due to ballasted and slab tracks. Transportation Geotechnics. doi:10.1016/j.trgeo.2019.100256.
  2. Thompson D.J., Kouroussis G. & Ntotsios E. (2019). Modelling, simulation and evaluation of ground vibration caused by rail vehicles. Vehicle System Dynamics, 57(7),  936-983 – State of the Art Papers of the 26th IAVSD Symposium. doi: 10.1080/00423114.2019.1602274
  3. Jin Q., Thompson D.J., Lurcock D.E.J., Toward M.G.R. & Ntotsios E. (2018). A 2.5D finite element and boundary element model for the ground vibration from trains in tunnels and validation using measurement data. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 422, 373-389. doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2018.02.019
  4. Brookes D., Hamad W.I., Talbot J.P., Hunt H.E.M. & Hussein M.F.M. (2018). The dynamic interaction effects of railway tunnels: Crossrail and the grand central recording studios. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit, 232(2), 542-559. doi:10.1177/0954409716679446
  5. Ntotsios E., Thompson D.J. & Hussein, M.F.M. (2017). The effect of track load correlation on ground-borne vibration from railways. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 402, 142-163. doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2017.05.006
  6. Koroma S.G., Thompson D.J., Hussein M.F.M. & Ntotsios E. (2017). A mixed space-time and wavenumber-frequency domain procedure for modelling ground vibration from surface railway tracks. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 400, 508-532. doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2017.04.015

Conference papers and presentations

4th International Conference on Railway Technology: Research, Development and Maintenance (RAILWAYS 2018) – Sitges, Barcelona, Spain, 3 – 7 September 2018.

  • Sun W.J., Ntotsios E., Squicciarini G., Toward M. & Thompson D.J. (2018). Noise and vibration from tramways: A comparison with prediction models.

6th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2017) – Rhodes, Greece, 15 – 17 June 2017.

10th European Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering (EURONOISE 2015) – Maastricht, Netherlands, 1 – 3 July, 2015.

5th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2015) – Herakleion, Greece, 25 – 27 May 2015.

Stephenson Conference Research for Railways 2015 London, UK, April 2015.

  • Ntotsios E., Koroma S.G., Hamad W.I., Thompson D.J., Hunt H.E.M., Talbot J.P. & Hussein M.F.M. (2015). Modelling of train induced vibration. pp. 153-162.

International Conference on Structural Dynamic (EURODYN 2014) – Porto, Portugal, 30 June – 2 July 2014.

21st International Congress on Sound and Vibration (ICSV 21) – Beijing, China 13 -17 July, 2014.

26th International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering (ISMA 2014) – Leuven, Belgium, 15 – 17 September 2014.