On November 28-30, 2017 the 1st Int. Railway Symposium Aachen will be held in Aachen.
We look forward to seeing you in Aachen.
You will find further information here.
This semester’s topic for the seminar on Railway Engineering and Transport Economics will be "Railway infrastructure – Planning, maintenance and operation". The introductory meeting and assignment of the topics will take place on November 3, 2017 at 4:15 p.m. in room BS 312 of the civil engineering building. You can register until October 25, 2017.
Prof. Nießen gives a talk about suitable criteria to improve operational quality with respect to punctuality on September 28th on the symposium:"Aktuelle Probleme des Eisenbahnrechts XXIII"; Regensburg. More information
Prof. Nießen will give a presentation about conflict recognition and conflict resolution in operations centres on the 17th international Signal + Draht Congress at Fulda (09.-10. November 2017) More information
The DFG has approved the Research Training Group "UNRAVEL – Uncertainty and Randomness in Algorithms, Verification, and Logic". Aim is the probabilistic modelling and analysis of uncertainty by developing new algorithms and verification techniques. The VIA covers the application areas safety, planning and capacity analysis.More information
The Institute of Transport Science (VIA), the Institute for Rail Vehicles and Transport Systems (IFS) and the Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA) have founded the Research Center Railways (RCR). The new center will strengthen the rail activities at RWTH Aachen University.
On June 30, 2017, Fabian Stoll and Bastian Kogel presented their work on "Suitability of deterministic transportation mode choice models for the urban traffic management" at the Conference "Verkehrsökonomik und –politik" in Berlin.
This year’s Pentecost study trip, organized by the transport institutes of RWTH, took place from June 6th till June 10th and was a great success for all participants. In Vienna, among other things, the traffic control center of "Wiener Linien" and the airport of Vienna were visited. A day trip to Bratislava completed the programm.
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