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The development of a hybrid computer model for the study of train performance and control

Murray-Smith, D.J. (1973) The development of a hybrid computer model for the study of train performance and control. In: 5th UK Automatic Control Convention, 17-20 Sep 1973, Bath, UK.

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Abstract

This paper presents a mathematical model defining the movement of a train along its route. A hybrid computer simulation is developed and aoplied to issues of performance optimisation, including minimisation of journey time and minimisation of fuel or energy consumption.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Additional Information:Proceedings published by Institute of Measurement and Control, London, UK, 1973
Keywords:Train performance, simulation, optimisation, minimisation of energy, hybrid computer
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Murray-Smith, Prof David
Authors: Murray-Smith, D.J.
Subjects:Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering

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