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This edited monograph presents the selected papers from RailNewcastle 2016, being held in Newcastle UK, June 2016. The collected papers focus on railway research, including topics such as rail operations, engineering, logistics, communication systems and safety. The target audience primarily comprises researchers and experts in the field of railway engineering, but the paper collection may also be beneficial for graduate students alike.

Table of Contents


2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 1. Sustainable Rail Transport

Marin Marinov

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 2. Rail Operations and Energy Management

Martin Lehnert, Stefano Ricci

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 3. Optimisation of Business Processes and Services in the Rail Transport Market from Two Points of View: Economic Efficiency and Management

Anna Dolinayova

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 4. Infrastructure Access Charges

Borna Abramović

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 5. Interior Train Design of Commuter Trains: Standing Seats, and Consideration for Persons with Reduced Mobility

Emmanuel Matsika

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 6. Railway Applications for Monitoring and Tracking Systems

Cristian Ulianov, Paul Hyde, Ramy Shaltout

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 7. Baggage Handling

Bernhard Rüger

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 8. Aspects of Rail Infrastructure Design

Aleksander Sładkowski, Krzysztof Bizoń

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 9. Improving Integrated Travel Planning by Enhancing Travel Planning Model with Rail Station Data

Jörn Schlingensiepen, Edwin Naroska, Florin Codrut Nemtanu

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 10. Innovation in Rail Freight and Interchanges (or How to Stop Rail Freight Hitting the Buffers)

Philip N. Mortimer, Raphael Kling-David

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 11. Multimodal, Intermodal and Terminals

Giuseppe Pace, Stefano Ricci

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 12. Rail Marketing, Jobs and Public Engagement

Anna Fraszczyk, Nathalie Amirault, Marin Marinov

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Chapter 13. New Technologies and ITS for Rail

Florin Codrut Nemtanu, Jörn Schlingensiepen
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