Call for Papers

TRAS 2019 organiser would like to invite Thai and international academics involved in rail-related research to submit original manuscripts to the 6th edition of the Thailand Railway Academic Symposium, which will take place in Bangkok, Thailand. The theme of this edition is ‘Urban Rail Transit’, therefore papers focused on, but not limited to, the following issues:

  • System Integration / System Assurance
  • Signalling and Train Control Systems
  • Electrification and Catenary Systems
  • Traction Drives
  • Safety Issues
  • Vehicles Maintenance
  • Design Practices
  • Schedules Operations and Timetable
  • Performance Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Transport Planning & Economics
  • Transit Oriented Development
  • Customer Engagement
  • Workforce Issues

*In this context URT covers any urban rail system, including systems using names such as Mass Rapid Transit, metro, underground, tube, tram, monorail, etc.