101-0419-00L  Railway Construction and Maintenance

SemesterAutumn Semester 2017
LecturersU. A. Weidmann, P. Güldenapfel, M. Kohler, M. J. Manhart, further speakers
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
101-0419-00 GEisenbahnbau und -erhaltung4 hrs
Mon16:45-18:30HIL E 6 »
Wed16:45-18:30HIL E 6 »
U. A. Weidmann, P. Güldenapfel, M. Kohler, M. J. Manhart, further speakers

Catalogue data

AbstractTrack geometry including calculation and measuring as well as related data systems; interaction between track and vehicles, vehicle dynamics, stress; track construction including special features of railway bridges and tunnels; track diagnostics and forcast; track maintenance and related methods
ObjectiveThe lecture gives a deeper insight into track geometry, the interaction between track and vehicles as well as in construction and dimensioning of the track. Methods for the diagnosis of the state of the track and its forcast are shown. State-of-the-art maintenance strategies and technologies are presented.
ContentTrack geometry including calculation and measuring as well as related data systems; interaction between track and vehicles, vehicle dynamics, stress; track construction including special features of railway bridges and tunnels; track diagnostics and forcast; track maintenance and related methods
Lecture notesThe slides will be made available.
LiteratureA list with related technical literature will be handed out.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe lecture Railway Infrastructures (Transportation II) is recommended.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersU. A. Weidmann, P. Güldenapfel, M. Kohler, M. J. Manhart
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Admission requirementDie Leistungskontrolle wird in jeder Session angeboten. Die Repetition ist ohne erneute Belegung der Lerneinheit möglich. Bei einer Repetition ohne erneute Belegung der Lerneinheit werden die Noten der Übungen bei der Bildung der Gesamtnote nicht einberechnet.
Mode of examinationoral 30 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationDie Übungen sind zentrale Elemente dieser Lerneinheit und werden benotet. Die genauen Bestandteile (kann Präsentationen einschliessen) und Bewertungskriterien sind den einzelnen Übungsaufträgen zu entnehmen. Die Gesamtnote der Leistungskontrolle setzt sich zu 70 % aus der Prüfungsnote und zu 30 % aus der Gesamtübungsnote zusammen. Ohne vollständige Absolvierung aller Bestandteile der Übungen kann die Prüfung nicht bestanden werden (wird als Abbruch gewertet, sofern keine Prüfungsabmeldung erfolgt).
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

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Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
Civil Engineering MasterMajor in Construction and Maintenance ManagementWInformation
Civil Engineering MasterMajor in Transport SystemsWInformation
Spatial Development and Infrastructure Systems MasterNetwork InfrastructureWInformation