Upcoming Secondments

Name Home Institution Host Institution Research Topic Duration
Dr Andreas Andersson KTH, Sweden

Southwest Jiaotong University

(Supervisor: Prof Wanming Zhai)

Train-Track-Bridge Interactions Feb 2017 - Feb 2018
Dan Li UOB, UK

Southwest Jiaotong University

(Supervisor: Prof Wanming Zhai)

Time-dependent performance of prestressed concrete sleeper Jul 2017 - Oct 2017
Chayut Ngamkhanong UOB, UK

Evoleo Technologies

(Supervisor: Rodolfo Martins)

Environmental resilience of rail infrastructure Aug 2017 - Sep 2017
Dr Pedro Costa U Porto, Portugal

University of Wollongong

(Supervisor: Prof Alex M Remennikov)

Earthquake resistant design of railway tracks Aug 2017 - Sep 2017
Mohd Osman UOB, UK

Evoleo Technologies

(Supervisor: Rodolfo Martins)

Track Inspection - Big Data Analytics Aug 2017 - Oct 2017
Dr Araliya Mosleh U Porto, Portugal

University of Wollongong

(Supervisor: Prof Alex M Remennikov)

Earthquake resistant design of railway tracks Sept 2017 - Dec 2017
Serdar Dindar UOB, UK

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

(Supervisor: Prof Christopher Barkan)

Managing Risk for Derailments at Railway Turnout Systems Oct 2017 - Sep 2018
Dr Sakdirat Kaewunruen UOB, UK

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

(Supervisor: Prof Herbert H Einstein and Prof Joseph M Sussman)

Physical and cyber threats on critical transportation and transit infrastructures Dec 2017 - Jan 2018

Program

Participant ID number Participant organisation name Country Outgoing Staff* Incoming Staff**
1 (Coordinator) University of Birmingham (UOB) UK 8 3
2 Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI) IT 6 4
3 University de Porto (UOP) PT 10
4 Delft University of Technology (TUDelft) NL 8 1
5 KTH Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) SEs 3 1
6 Tampere University of Technology (TUT) FI 3
7 The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) NO 2
8 Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV) ES 3
9 Brno University of Technology (BUT) CZ 3
10 MerMec France SARL (MerMec) FR 4
11 Roadscanners Oy (RoadScanners) FI 2 4
12 Evoleo Technologies (Evoleo) PT 3 3
13 The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC) US 16
14 Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) CN 5** 15
15 University of Wollongong (UOW) AU 9
16 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) US 6

*This includes staff attendance in Summer Schools.

**Some staff attends more than one institution

**External contribution by SWJTU