This semester's topic for the seminar on Railway Engineering and Transport Economics will be "Digitalization for Railway Operation". The introductory meeting and assignment of the topics will take place on October 29, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. in room 105.2 of the civil engineering building. You can register until October 26, 2018.
Deutsche Bahn AG is hosting for the second time the 2016 launched Innovation Forum on the InnoTrans. Prof. Nießen will give a keynote speech on innovations in railway operations research at the event. For more information click here.
Prof. Dr. Reichmuth will be attending the ICAS congress in Belo Horizonte, Brazil as the session chair for "Airport / TMA Procedures & Environmental Impact". Following the ICAS congress he will be participating a two-day workshop at the Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica (ITA) in São José dos Campos, Brazil.
At the Innotrans 2018, taking place in Berlin from 18 to 21 September 2018, the VIA will be represented at the booth stand of the Association of German Transport Companies (VDV - Hall 2.2 Booth 302) within the framework of the Research Center Railways (RCR). After prior contact, fixed meeting dates may be arranged. We are looking forward to your visit.
The German Research Foundation (DFG) has approved the transfer project. "Integrated Dispatching in railway operation". Application partner of this project is the VIA Consulting & Development GmbH. The project duration is two years.
At this year's Bau-WM, the soccer tournament of the Faculty on the Königshügel, our Institute won under the name "Lokomotive VIA" an excellent third place. After initial difficulties, our team presented a great performance with the support by the other colleagues.
As part of the research project "IndiLuV" there will be an interactive workshop on July 24. Within this workshop we will work on future solutions in the field of urban air transportation. Following the link you can find further information https://www.technik-zum-menschen-bringen.de/projekte/indiluv (available in German only). For registration please contact (firstname.lastname@example.org). More Information.
On 03.07.2018, Wiebke Lenze und Stephan Zieger presented their work on "Optimization of Speed Changes and its Effects on Running Time and Capacity" and "The Impact of Buffer Time Distributions on the Nominal Capacity of Railway Lines" at the 16. International Conference on Railway Engineering Design and Operation in Lisbon. More Information.
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