Digital Rail Traffic Lab

How can we optimize the use of railway infrastructure, improve the resilience of dense railway traffic against delays and disruptions, and keep the railways in the forefront of safe and sustainable transport? These challenges require innovative planning and management of railway operations.

The Digital Rail Traffic Lab performs research to develop innovative concepts, models and methods for advanced analysis and evaluation of railway operations, effective railway transport planning, and efficient railway traffic management and train control. Key focus is on intelligent decision support and automation using optimization, data analytics and simulation to realize resilient railway traffic systems.

The Digital Rail Traffic Lab provides applied research embedded in a strong scientific foundation that guides the digital railway revolution towards optimized railway transport.