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Title: Development of controller for REPOINT Light railway track switch
Authors: Dutta, Saikat
Olaby, Osama
Harrison, Tim J.
Kaijuka, Precious
Sarmiento-Carnevali, M.L.
Bemment, Samuel D.
Ward, Christopher P.
Dixon, Roger
Keywords: REPOINT Light
Actuator redundancy
Controller design
Cascade control
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: © IEEE
Citation: DUTTA, S. ... et al, 2018. Development of controller for REPOINT Light railway track switch. Presented at the 2018 UKACC 12th International Conference on Control (CONTROL), Sheffield, UK, 5-7 September 2018, pp.126-126.
Abstract: REPOINT Light track switch is a newly devised track switch which is under development. The switch is designed to enhance the reliability of the railway network by implementing closed loop control concept and by introducing actuator redundancy in the switch design. In the present stage of the research, the performance of the designed controller is presented with the experimental data in the laboratory environment. After successful experiments and tests, the full-scale demonstrator of the switch will be deployed to the railway network.
Description: This paper is closed access.
Sponsor: This research is supported by RSSB, UK.
Version: Published
DOI: 10.1109/CONTROL.2018.8516725
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/35143
Publisher Link: https://doi.org/10.1109/CONTROL.2018.8516725
ISBN: 9781538628645
Appears in Collections:Closed Access (Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering)

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