Railway engineering research in Hong Kong
Ho, Tin Kin (2003) Railway engineering research in Hong Kong. In International Symposium on Transportation Science and Engineering for Global Chinese Scholars, 27-30 August 2003, Beijing, China.
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 (Presentation)|
|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 author.|
|Deposited On:||18 Nov 2010 12:02|
|Last Modified:||23 Nov 2010 02:56|
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