USE OF MICROPROCESSORS IN AUTOMATIC TRAIN OPERATION

A speed calculating automatic train operating system is being developed. The use of microprocessors within this system is described. Particular reference is made to the failure of safety and availability and how these problems are met by the use of a two-out-of-three system.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the Conference on Microprocessors in Automation and Communications, University of Kent, Canterbury, England, September 19-22, 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Electronic and Radio Engineers

    9 Bedford Square
    London WC2B 3RG,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Keats, W
    • Newing, D H
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Accession Number: 00303177
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 15 1980 12:00AM