This volume consists of selected papers presented at the Ninth International Conference on Computer-Aided Scheduling of Public Transport. Coverage includes the use of computer-aided methods and operations research techniques to improve: information management; network and route planning; vehicle and crew scheduling and rostering; vehicle monitoring and management; and practical experience with scheduling and public transport planning methods.Planning train movements is difficult and time-consuming, particularly on longhaul rail networks, where many track ... Researchers at the University of South Australia and WorleyParsons Rail have developed scheduling software that can generate optimised train plans automatically. ... including general train planning, real-time dynamic rescheduling, integrated train, crew and maintenance planning, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Computer-aided Systems in Public Transport|
|Author||:||Mark Hickman, Pitu Mirchandani, Stefan Voß|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-01-23|