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Computer elaboration of time-table for single railway line

  • Miroslav Jelaska
Operational Research
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 40)

Abstract

This paper presents an introduction of computer techniques for the elaboration of railway time-tables. A single track line section is treated.

A short survey on data-processing organization is given including the automatic preparation of output data: the drawing of train diagram and the printing of train data.

Particularly, the method for solving the time-table problem is formally described and the appropriate criterion function is presented.

Keywords

Criterion Function Line Section Train Data Train Weighting Train Delay 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Miroslav Jelaska
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  1. 1.Institute for Transportation, Railway Enterprise LjubljanaLjubljanaYugoslavia

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