VIA News
27Nov

Buy Lecture notes

The current situation with regard to the Corona pandemic makes it necessary to restructure the transfer printing sales. From 26.10.2020, a new service for making appointments will be available via an appointment booking tool http://www.via.rwth-aachen.de/english/buyln/calendar.php. The tool allows you to set a desired date for collection and to book the reprints in advance. Further information can be obtained in the learning rooms of RWTHmoodle.

VIA News
27Nov

Project "Leonardo"

In the context of the "Leonardo" project of the RWTH Aachen University, Prof. Nießen will give a presentation on 14.12.2020 on the topic "Railway Operation 4.0". Further information can be found here.

VIA News
25Nov

Feasibility Study of an OGK-model completed

The Institute of Transport Science successfully completed a feasibility study of a model for the individual examination of the achievability of the upper limit of total costs for railroad operators (OGK-model) on behalf of the Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA). The report is available here (only in German language).

VIA News
19Nov

Video Guidance by railway tracks

The video of the track guidance model of the chair of railway engineering has been viewed more than half a million times. The video was created in 2016 by the OER initiative of the Faculty of Civil Engineering.

VIA News
16Nov

Project start "Identification of capacity bottlenecks"

On behalf of the German Center for Rail Traffic Research (DZSF) and in cooperation with quattron management consulting gmbh and the Chair for Computer Science 2 - Software Modeling and Verification (MOVES), the VIA develops software for the automated identification, categorization and avoidance of capacity bottlenecks based on timetable and operational data. You can find further information (in german) here.

VIA News
04Nov

Signalling Laboratory (ELVA)

Due to the current corona situation, unfortunately, no events can take place in the ELVA until further notice.

VIA News
28Oct

Lecture "Practice Transport Economics"

Within the lecture "Practice Transport Economics" we would like to give students a deeper insight into the practice based on the basic knowledge of transport economics. Lecturers from different areas of transport economics (municipalities, transport authorities, transport associations, federal authorities, infrastructure operators, transport companies and consultants) will give lectures on this topic.

VIA News
21Oct

Railway System Engineering

On 27th Oct, 16:30, the professors and organisators will welcome the students of the study course "Railway System Engineering" and the study course coordinator will answer questions considering the study course.

You can find the login link in RWTHmoodle in the course "Railway Systems".