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Chapter 2. Traction Mechanics. Part V. Traction Prediction Equations

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Citation:  Published in Advances in Soil Dynamics Volume 3 Chapter 2, Part V, pp. 161-186 ( Copyright 2009 American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers )  .(doi:10.13031/2013.26875)
Authors:   Part V Primary Author: Shrini K. Upadhyaya. Chapter Coordinators: Dvoralai Wulfsohn, Thomas R. Way, Shrini K. Upadhyaya, and William J. Chancellor
Keywords:   Analytical Approach, Semi-Empirical or Parametric Approach, Empirical Approach, Tracks, Comparision of Prediction Techniques, Remarks.

Abstract [First paragraphs]: Although the wheel was invented about 5500 years ago, our quest for a better understanding of this invention and our fascination for its refinement continue unabated to this date (Wong, 1989). It is an extremely complex and challenging problem which depends on numerous soil-wheel parameters.

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