Search for dissertations about: "Rail Human Factors"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Rail Human Factors.

  1. 1. The GMOC Model Supporting Development of Systems for Human Control

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Simon Tschirner; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Human-Computer Interaction; User-Centered Design; Human Control; Train Traffic Control; Usability; System Development; Human Work; Railway Traffic; Rail Human Factors; Mental Models; Situation Awareness; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot människa-datorinteraktion; Computer Science with specialization in Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : Train traffic control is a complex task in a dynamic environment. Different actors have to cooperate to meet strong requirements regarding safety, punctuality, capacity utilization, energy consumption, and more. The GMOC model has been developed and utilized in a number of studies in several different areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Usability in Transportation Improving the analysis of cognitive work tasks

    University dissertation from Uppsala University

    Author : Mikael Erlandsson; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot människa-datorinteraktion; Computer Science with specialization in Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : In most vehicle domains within the transportation sector, traffic is increasing and vehicles are becoming more technologically advanced. In addition to this, drivers are faced with conflicting goals, such as punctuality, maintaining safety, minimizing fuel consumption, ensuring passenger comfort, etc. READ MORE

  3. 3. A study of the rail degradation process to predict rail breaks

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Saurabh Kumar; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Drift och underhållsteknik; Operation and Maintenance;

    Abstract : Rail infrastructure is a large and costly investment, and has a long life. To realize the benefits from this investment, effective maintenance is required. READ MORE

  4. 4. Factors Influencing the Choice between Road and Multimodal Transportation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Martin Heljedal; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : Non-sustainable transportation is a great part of the stress that human activities put on the environment. Road transportation constituted 74% of the total inland tonne-kilometres in the EU during 2009, to be compared to rail transportation at 15%. READ MORE