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Computer simulation and modeling in railway applications

Ho, T.K., Mao, B.H., Yuan, Z.Z., Liu, H.D., & Fung, Y.F. (2002) Computer simulation and modeling in railway applications. Computer Physics Communications, 143(1), pp. 1-10.

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Abstract

An electrified railway system includes complex interconnections and interactions of several subsystems. Computer simulation is the only viable means for system evaluation and analysis. This paper discusses the difficulties and requirements of effective simulation models for this specialized industrial application; and the development of a general-purpose multi-train simulator.

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ID Code: 38215
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: Computer simulation and modeling, software development, computer-aided engineering tool, industrial applications
ISSN: 0010-4655
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND IMAGE PROCESSING (080100) > Simulation and Modelling (080110)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > CIVIL ENGINEERING (090500) > Transport Engineering (090507)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2002 Elsevier
Deposited On: 28 Oct 2010 08:18
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2011 04:34

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