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CEE 498 HSO - High Speed Rail Engineering

Spring 2015

High-Speed Rail EngineeringHSO59423ONL -    Conrad J Ruppert, Jr

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