Keywords: active noise control, active vibration control, static operation, on-track operation
Abstract: This project evaluated the performance of active noise control (ANC) and active vibration control (AVC) technologies using a GP40-2 locomotive located at the Transportation...
Keywords: Grantee Reporting
Keywords: PTC Railroad Safety Technology Grant
Abstract: Positive Train Control is a wireless based system designed to provide comprehensive safety coverage for passenger and cargo trains operating on US railroads by 2015. Mandated by...
Keywords: CTILWEB, Cab Technology Integration Laboratory (CTIL), pilot experiment, moving map display, operator performance, safety, technology
Abstract: A human performance study was conducted at the John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) using a locomotive research simulator—the Cab Technology...
PTC 220 MHz Radio: Interoperable Train Control Radio Manufacturing Test Plan: Wayside, Base and Locomotive Radios
Keywords: Railroad Safety Technology Grants
Abstract: This document outlines the test strategy and testing required for the ITC Wayside Radio, Base Radio, and the Locomotive Radio at the Contract Manufacturers (CM). The testing is...