From April 11 to 13, 2018, the railway safety technical excursion will take place in Karlsruhe. The number of participants for the excursion is limited and intended primarily for the participants in the lecture "Eisenbahnsicherungstechnik". More information (only in german)
On January 29, 2018, a guest lecture took place as part of the lecture "Eisenbahnbetriebswissenschaft". Mr. Peter Reinhart from the DB Project Stuttgart-Ulm GmbH has presented on the subject "Bahnbetrieb und Bahnverkehr im Großprojekt Stuttgart-Ulm".
From February to March 2018, the institute for transport science conducts further training courses on "Planning", "Operation" and "Railway safety and signalling technology" for CFL employees.
In cooperation with the Institute of Urban and Transportation Planning and the BRAUNWAGNER design agency, VIA Institute is involved in a study analysing the urban integration of the Siemens concept “Automated Nano Transport System” (ANTS). The study will examine access points to the ANT-System (Mobility Hubs) and various concepts to use the planned transport units.
On March 14.-15.2018, Andreas Pfeifer, Fabian Stoll and Stephan Zieger will present their work on "Herausforderungen des interoperablen Schienenverkehrs in Europa" and "Der Einfluss von Pufferzeitverteilungen im Fahrplan auf die Modellierung der Folgeverspätungen im Eisenbahnwesen" at the 26. VWT Dresden. More information
The destination of this year's excursion of the transport chairs will be Lisbon (22.05 - 27.05.2018). Program points are the world-famous cable car, the Ponte 25 de Abril, the airport and the central station. Students interested in joining the excursion can register with Andreas Pfeifer (Room 104) starting 22.01.2018. More information
Dr. rer. nat. Jügen Jacobs celebrated his 25th anniversary of service. The whole institute congratulates the jubilarian and wishes him all the best for the future.
On November 28-30, 2017 the 1st Int. Railway Symposium Aachen was held. More than 200 participants from over 15 countries attended the Symposium. We are looking forward to see you in Aachen again for IRSA 2019.
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