COMPUTERS, COMMUNICATION AND HIGH SPEED RAILWAYS

This article describes how the railways have been making progess in utilization of electronic systems which are now becoming more and more necessary for economy, effeciency and safety as traffic volume and speeds increase. Control and signaling for high speed trains, centralized signal-box operation, a modernized communications system and computer control for the goods fleet are all examined with an eye to the future to determine the benefits that accrue from developments in electronics.

  • Corporate Authors:

    IPC Electrical Electronic Press Limited

    Dorset House Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Authors:
    • ANDERTON, W E
  • Publication Date: 1975-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 348-353
  • Serial:
    • Wireless World
    • Volume: 81
    • Issue Number: 1476
    • Publisher: IPC Electrical Electronic Press Limited

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00128883
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 4 1976 12:00AM