A Science Comic of Urban Metro Structure

Performance Evolution and Sensing Control

  • Hehua Zhu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Hehua Zhu
    Pages 1-5
  3. Hehua Zhu
    Pages 13-25
  4. Hehua Zhu
    Pages 73-81
  5. Hehua Zhu
    Pages 83-103
  6. Hehua Zhu
    Pages 105-106

About this book


This science comic presents the entire life cycle of the metro system in an accessible and fun way. Just like human beings, a metro system can get sick, and this book introduces its ailments, medical records along with experts’ diagnoses and available treatments. Using cartoons, it enables readers of all levels to quickly understand the scientific secrets behind the metro system. It is based on the results of China’s 973 program, which aims to promote and develop basic scientific research in China.


Metro System Performance Evaluation Metro System Sensing Control Metro System Maintenance Construction Management Science Comics Secrets of the metro system Science behind metro systems

Authors and affiliations

  • Hehua Zhu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Geotechnical Engineering, College of Civil EngineeringTongji UniversityShanghaiChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and Tongji University Press 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-0579-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-0580-1
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