Review of railway research in China
Mao, B.H. & Ho, T.K. (2003) Review of railway research in China. In Symposium on Research and Development in Railway Engineering - Asia-Pacific, 31 March - 1 April 2003, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.
Railways in Hong Kong have been one of the few successful stories in the major metropolitan cities around the world, not only for their profit-making operation but also the efficiency in dealing with the astonishingly high traffic demands every day. While railway operations require a chain of delicate systems working in harmony all the time, there are numerous engineering problems arising and jeopardising the quality of services. Research in various railway engineering problems is therefore a must to tackle these problems. This paper highlights the railway research works in Hong Kong and discusses their relevance to Mainland China.
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|Item Type:||Conference Item (Keynote)|
|Keywords:||Railway engineering, Research|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > CIVIL ENGINEERING (090500) > Transport Engineering (090507)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > TRANSPORTATION AND FREIGHT SERVICES (150700) > Rail Transportation and Freight Services (150702)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2003 Please consult the authors.|
|Deposited On:||18 Nov 2010 02:19|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 15:54|
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