Railway capacity is the important characteristic that shows traffic potentialities of railways. Analytical methods of the calculation of the capacity of a single track are well known. Methods to estimate the capacity of a railway network and the railway direction are proposed in this paper. The railway network is represented in the form of a graph. Mathematical methods of the graph theory are applied in order to find the maximum flow. Parameters of tracks and stations are used in order to calculate the network capacity.
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
|Event||17th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems - Qingdao, China|
Duration: 8 Oct 2014 → 11 Oct 2014
|Conference||17th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems|
|Period||8/10/14 → 11/10/14|
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- capacity of railway network
- graph theory
- the maximum flow