Advances in Communications-based Train Control Systems

Advances in Communications-based Train Control Systems

eBook - 2016
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This book presents the latest advances in communication-based train control (CBTC) research. Chapters cover different aspects of modelling, analysis, design, testing, management, deployment, and optimization of CBTC systems. Other topics include: background and evolution of train signaling/train control systems; features and architecture of CBTC systems and describes current challenges and successful implementations around the world; nondestructive testing techniques; wireless channel modelling techniques for underground tunnels and viaducts; advanced wireless communication systems to improve CBTC communication availability; schemes to integrate train control and train-ground communications by modelling the control system of a group of trains in CBTC as a networked control system; use of cognitive control to improve train control performance, considering both train, ground communication and train control. -- Edited summary from book.
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL :, CRC Press is an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group,an informa business,, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781482257458
Call Number: EBOOK BOOKS24x7
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 256 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Yu, F. Richard - Editor


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