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Effects of a new railway information system on train driver efficiency and subjective performance

Karel Brookhuis, Irene Taroni
Delft University of Technology/University of Groningen

Extra to paper in D. de Waard, G.R.J. Hockey, P. Nickel, and K.A. Brookhuis (Eds.) (2007), Human Factors Issues in Complex System Performance (pp. 241 – 250). Maastricht, the Netherlands: Shaker Publishing.

Figures in colour

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Figure 1. The train driver has advanced information about the traffic situation

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Figure 2. Performance of the train in terms of speed, acceleration and energy consumption, without and with the RouteLint information system (from top to bottom, left to right: energy consumption and speed, signage, position development, speed & acceleration) situation