Leading UK railway research group, looking for home and international PhD students for research projects in Railway System Optimisation, Simulation and Testing.
Project area 1: railway operation optimisation for mainline railway and metro network, railway traffic management and control, next generation railway train control systems;
Project area 2: Railway rollingstock onboard control system testing.
Applications open all year round.
Funding available from sources including EC Shift2Rail projects, industrial projects from Hitachi, Siemens, Network Rail etc.
BEng and/or MSc degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Operations, Control Engineering, etc;
Railway related education and research background preferred.