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CEE 412 - High-Speed Rail Engineering

Fall 2019

High-Speed Rail EngineeringONC72438ONL3 -    Tsung-Chung Kao
Conrad Ruppert, Jr
High-Speed Rail EngineeringONL71928ONL3 -     Conrad Ruppert, Jr
Tsung-Chung Kao

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the technology, design, and construction of an HSR system and its subsystems. Although the basic elements of the technology resemble conventional rail transport, there are numerous engineering design differences, including the subgrade, track system, motive power, rolling stock, traffic control, power distribution system, traffic control and station design.

Credit Hours

3 or 4 hours

Subject Area

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering