PhD Students 

Firstname

Surname

Title

Email

 Usman Tasiu

 Abdurrahman

 Economic Evaluation of the Presence of Platform Screen Doors at Train Stations

UTA684@student.bham.ac.uk

Hamad

Alawad 

Improved Risk and Safety Modelling for Operational Excellence of Railway Stations

HXA724@student.bham.ac.uk

Dalal

Althuwaini

Management of Extreme Temperatures for Metro Railway Track Systems

DSA594@student.bham.ac.uk

Labib

Azzouz

International Railway Benchmarking

LXA513@student.bham.ac.uk

Daniel

Bacioiu

Vision-based Control System for High Quality Arc Welding

DVB594@student.bham.ac.uk

Neil James

Barnatt

Safety Risk Assessment of Complex Changes to Railway Infrastructure and Vehicles

NJB619@student.bham.ac.uk

Marcelo

Blumenfield -Mendonca

A New Organisational Model for Rail Transport Systems

MXB455@student.bham.ac.uk

 Alex

 Burrows

Railway Strategy and Government Policy

AXB1261@student.bham.ac.uk

 Charles

 Calvert

 Assessing the Benefits of European Train Control System Level 3

CXC035@student.bham.ac.uk

Zhe

Chen

Use of Reconfigurable Hardware for Real-Time Data Fusion Within Railway Condition Monitoring Systems

ZXC103@student.bham.ac.uk

Yilin

Chen

Railway Metro System Operations Optimisation

YXC581@student.bham.ac.uk

Robin

Coombes

Heritage Railways

RXC699@student.bham.ac.uk

Wiseborn Owusu

Danquah

Load Transfer Fom Sleeper to Subgrade in a Railway Ballast

WOD962@student.bham.ac.uk

 Rory

Dickerson Using Single Train Simulation to Explore the Engineering and Operational Aspects of Battery Passenger Train Service 

RAD515@student.bham.ac.uk

 Tajud

Din

 Railway Systems Specialism

 TXD996@student.bham.ac.uk

Serdar

Dindar

Derailment risk analsysis, monitoring and management at railway turnouts

SXD319@student.bham.ac.uk

Huayu

Duan 

Closer Runing - Railway Capacity Analysis and Timetable Improvement

HXD605@student.bham.ac.uk

Alican

Erdem

Running Trains Closer Together: Virtual Coupling for Convoys

AXE671@student.bham.ac.uk
AXE

Ahmadreza (Reza)

Faghih

Wireless Condition Monitoring in Railway Applications

AXF321@student.bham.ac.uk

Rachel

Fisher

Climate Change Impact Assessment on Geotechnical and Transport Infrastructure

RXF000@student.bham.ac.uk

Qiang

Fu

Innovations in Traffic Management and Train Control  

QXF382@student.bham.ac.uk

Eleni

Giannouli

Advanced Signal Processing for Wayside Condition Monitoring of Railway Wheelsets

EXG421@student.bham.ac.uk

Stefanie

Gillmeier

The Effect of Scaling on Wind Loads on Structures Exposed to Tornado-like Flow Fields.

SGG461@student.bham.ac.uk

Garry

Greenland

Whole System Railway Model

GPG700@student.bham.ac.uk

Simon

Groom

Condition Monitoring in Rolling Stock Maintenance

SLG014@student.bham.ac.uk

Mehmet Zahid

Hamarat

Impact-induced Wear and Dynamic Fragility of Rail Turnout Switches and Crossings

MZH670@student.bham.ac.uk

Hassan Abdulsalam

Hamid

Estimation of traffic congestion supporting the optimized travelling over Urban cities - Computer Engineering / Information Engineering

HAH496@student.bham.ac.uk

Mahyar

Heidar Barghi

 Use of Capillary Action to Control Soil Moisture


MXH803@student.bham.ac.uk

 Alice

Hickman

Air Pollution at Transport Interchanges 

AXH571@student.bham.ac.uk

Simon

Hodgkinson

The Impact of Extreme Weather on the Power Supply to GB Railways

SPH955@student.bham.ac.uk

Zhuopu

Hou 

Railway Traffic Management and Train Control

ZXH765@student.bham.ac.uk

Manwika

Kongpuang

Reliability-base Monitoring and Maintenance of Urban Railway Turnouts Using Acoustic Emission

 MXK763@student.bham.ac.uk

Ivan

Krastev

Advanced Power Converters for Electric Traction

IXK879@student.bham.ac.uk

Arthur

Kwame

Mathematical Modelling of Rail Wheel Interface Through Switch and Crossing

KXA465@student.bham.ac.uk

Dan

Li 

Time-denoendent Behaviour and Durability of PC Sleeper

DXL561@student.bham.ac.uk

Zhu 

Li 

Train Control System Optimisation and Driver Advisory System Modelling

ZXL378@student.bham.ac.uk

Jin

Liu

Architecture and Algorithm for Train Rescheduling Problem in Junction Area Based on Multi-Agent System

JXL346@student.bham.ac.uk

Xinnan

Lyu

Modelling and Optimisation of ERTMS Data Communication Systems

XXL270@student.bham.ac.uk

Mersedeh

Maksabi

Overhead Line Condition Monitoring

MXM100@student.bham.ac.uk

Xing

Meng

Online Quality Control of Arc Welds Using Acoustic Emission

XXM485@student.bham.ac.uk

Ajai

Menon

A System Approach to Interoperability for Railways

AXM008@student.bham.ac.uk

Rana 

Moeini 

Wind Energy Harvesting  

RXM580@student.bham.ac.uk

Fan

Ng

Multi-agent Based Framework for Distributed Conflict Resolution in Discrete Event Dynamic Systems: A Case Study of Railway Junctions

FXN041@student.bham.ac.uk

Chayut 

Ngamkhanong

Earthquake Response and Environmental Resilience of Rail Infrastructure with Multi-hazard Fragility 

CXN649@student.bham.ac.uk

Isimenmen

Obazele

FUTURENET: Future Resilient Transport Networks

IXO286@student.bham.ac.uk

Mohd (Haniff) Bin

Osman

Risk-based Inspection Planning of Rail Infrastructure Considering Operational Resillience

MXO574@student.bham.ac.uk

Hannah

Otesanya

Distributed Control Methodology for Dynamic Artifical Canal

HOO420@adf.bham.ac.uk

Lee

Philbin

Integration of ETCS an Track Maintenance

LTP827@student.bham.ac.uk

Simon

Price

Advanced Railway Propulsion Systems

SJP964@student.bham.ac.uk

Marek

Pycha

Dynamic Elasto-Visco-Plastic model for modelling of light weight deflectometer Test - A Preliminary Uniaxial Study

MXP418@student.bham.ac.uk

Mahran

Quraan

Modular Multilevel Coverter with Embedded Baterry Cells for Traction Drives

MSQ266@student.bham.ac.uk

Sanaz

Roshanmanesh

Development of Integrated Methods and Tools for the Operational Reliability of Large-Scale Industrial Wind and Tidal Turbines

SXR847@student.bham.ac.uk

 Panrawee

 Rungskunroch

Benchmarking Operational Readiness of High Speed Rail Systems 

PXR615@student.bham.ac.uk

Mohamed

Samra

Geolocation-driven Directional V/UHF Compact-antennas for Fast Moving Platforms

MXS390@student.bham.ac.uk

Dena

Servatian

Railway System Optimisation

DXS468@student.bham.ac.uk

Delaram

Sharifi

Advanced Contol Techniques Enabling Mesh-feeding of 50 Hz AC Railways with Static Coverter Feeder Stations and Integrated Storage Devices.

DXS074@student.bham.ac.uk

Shengrun

Shi

Online Structural Integrity Monitoring of Rails and Sleepers Using Acoustic Emission.

SXS1009@student.bham.ac.uk

John

Stafford

Regional Urban Rail Passenger Flow Analysis Using GIS: Assessing the Process for Strategic Planning

JXS621@student.bham.ac.uk

Chongyan

Sun

Real-time Train Rescheduling in Larger Scale

CXS397@student.bham.ac.uk

Reza Dwi

Utomo 

Control System Design Using Fuzzy Gain Scheduling of PD with Kalman Filter for Railway Automatic Train Operation 

RDU662@student.bham.ac.uk

Patrick

Vallely

Reliable and cost-effective Integrated Wayside Condition Monitoring of Railway Rolling Stock

PXV330@student.bham.ac.uk

Krishnan

Venkateswaran

Development and Assessment of Novel Architectures for Railway Traffic Management

KXG165@student.bham.ac.uk

Mengru

Wang

The Use of Novel Computational Platforms for Real Time Management and Integration of Parallel Non-destructive Sensing Technologies for Railway Applications.

MXW236@student.bham.ac.uk

Yuemiao

Wang

Simulation and Testing Method for Communication-Based Train Control System

YXW266@student.bham.ac.uk

Mohammed

Wehbi

Developing A Novel Technique to Extract Track Stiffness Information From Track Geometry Measurement

MXW012@student.bham.ac.uk

 Jingfu

Wei 

Enhanced Traffic Management for the Railways via Real-time Integration of Asset Condition Data

 JXW596@student.bham.ac.uk

Wendy

Wemakor

International Railway Benchmarking

wdw524@student.bham .ac.uk

Tingyu

Xin

Pantograph Dynamic Behaviour Measurement Device for Use in Rolling Stock Maintenance Depots

TXX303@student.bham.ac.uk

Feng

Xiong

International Benchmarking of High Speed Railways

FXX509@student.bham.ac.uk

Guangqiao (Fisker)

Xu

Condition Monitoring for Railway Signalling Power Supply

GXX256@student.bham.ac.uk

Bing

Yan

Improving the Reliability of Railway Vehicle Maintenance Systems

BXY466@bham.ac.uk

Fan

Yang

Railway system modelling and optimisation

FXY368@student.bham.ac.uk

Jiaqi

Ye 

Inspection and Measurement in Railway Switching Systems

JXY404@student.bham.ac.uk

Saadat

Zeraati Rezaei

Railway Track Drainage - Design/Evaluation Tool

SXZ059@student.bham.ac.uk

Dingcheng

Zhang

Condition Monitoring of Railway Rolling Stock Equipment Using Track Side Sensing

DXZ682@student.bham.ac.uk

Enshou

Zhang 

Impact of High Speed Railway Development to Domestic and International Economy 

EXZ663@student.bham.ac.uk

Yizhe 

Zhang 

Optimisation of Railway Vehicles Trajectories to Reduce Energy Consumption 

YXZ372@student.bham.ac.uk 

Jun

Zhou

Towards Reliable Long-life Wind Turbine Gearboxes

JXZ010@student.bham.ac.uk

Mohammad (Reza)

Zolfagari

Structuring and Managing Tramway Projects

MXZ099@student.bham.ac.uk