Sustainable Rail Transport

  • Marin Marinov
  • Janene Piip

Part of the Lecture Notes in Mobility book series (LNMOB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Borna Abramović, Denis Šipuš
    Pages 83-96
  3. Pedro Henrique Del Caro Daher, Diogo Furtado de Moura, Gregório Coelho de Morais Neto, Marta Monteiro da Costa Cruz, Patrícia Alcântara Cardoso
    Pages 129-157
  4. Lino G. Marujo, Edgar E. Blanco, Daniel Oliveira Mota, João Marcelo Leal Gomes Leite
    Pages 187-207
  5. Cristian Ulianov, Zdeněk Hadaš, Paul Hyde, Jan Smilek
    Pages 229-255
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 305-310

About this book


This volume presents a collection of rail orientated research articles, covering a variety of topics on rail operations research and management of rail systems as well as innovation, particularly focusing on sustainability aspects. The material consists of the most recent research work of the authors. The authorship is international, which makes it an interesting read for rail academics and professionals around the world. Although the material has a rail research focus the material is also excellent for preparation and delivery of rail, transport and logistics orientated courses and programmes. The target audience primarily comprises research experts in transport research, but the book may also be beneficial for graduate students alike.


Railway design problems Passenger transport Efficient railway networks Rail management Urban rail transit

Editors and affiliations

  • Marin Marinov
    • 1
  • Janene Piip
    • 2
  1. 1.Engg Systems & Mgmt ESM, Main BuildingAston UniversityBirminghamUK
  2. 2.JP Research & ConsultingPort Lincoln SAAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-19518-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-19519-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-5544
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-5552
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