Containing the proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference on Design and Operation in Railway Engineering, this book presents the latest developments in the use of computer-based techniques in the design and operation of railways. The COMPRAIL conference series serves as the forum for major advances in this important field. The book covers such topics as Advanced Train Control; Planning; Timetable Planning; Rescheduling; Risk Management; Safety and Security; Maglev and High-speed Railways; Traffic Control and Safety of High-speed Railways; Metro and Other Transit Systems; Communications and Signalling; Energy Supply and Consumption; Driverless and Automatic Train Operation; Operations Quality; Computer Techniques and Simulations; Railway Vehicle Dynamics; Dynamics and Wheel/Rail Interface; Monitoring and Maintenance; Crack, Damage and Fatigue Problems.The book will be of interest to railway managers, consultants, railway engineers (including signal and control engineers), designers of advanced train control systems and computer specialistsmodels are accurately tested they could be used to create a model of the whole train, which can be a mixed consist. ... effort (TE) versus speed diagrams from Bombardier, Brush, General Electric, Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) and Siemens.
|Title||:||Computers in Railways XIII|
|Author||:||C. A. Brebbia, N. Tomii, P. Tzieropoulos, B. Ning|
|Publisher||:||WIT Press - 2013|