WIT Press

Computers in Railways XIII

Computer System Design and Operation in the Railway and Other Transit Systems

Edited By: C.A. Brebbia, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK; N. TOMII, Railway Technical Research Institute, Japan; J.M. MERA, CITEF, Spain; B. NING, Beijing Jiatong University, China; P. TZIEROPOULOS, Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne, Switzerland

Price

$672.00 (free shipping)

ISBN

978-1-84564-616-5

eISBN

978-1-84564-617-2

Pages

1000

Transaction Series

WIT Transactions on The Built Environment

Transaction Volume

127

Published

2012

Format

Hardback

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; Communications and Signalling; Computer Techniques and Simulations; Monitoring and Maintenance; Operations Quality; Planning; Timetable Planning; Rescheduling;  Energy Supply and Consumption; Risk Management; Safety and Security; Dynamics.

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 specialists.

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