Using Diary Studies to Evaluate Railway Dispatching Software

  • Isabel SchützEmail author
  • Anselmo Stelzer
  • Andreas Oetting
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9169)


In this paper, we present the application of User Diaries in the context of connection dispatching. Connection dispatching is a field with quickly rising requirements which also affect the used dispatching support software. The usage of User Diaries will be motivated for this specific domain. The diary will briefly be presented as well as the results of the study. We will point out the advantages and disadvantages using User Diaries in the given context.


Diary Study Transportation Company Conflict Detection Prototype Software Number Search 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Isabel Schütz
    • 1
    Email author
  • Anselmo Stelzer
    • 1
  • Andreas Oetting
    • 1
  1. 1.Railway EngineeringTechnische Universität DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany

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