The Centre of Excellence in Digital Systems at the University of Birmingham will bring together existing academic and industry capabilities. It will innovate new areas, supporting transformational change in rail technology across the globe.
The Centre of Excellence in Digital Systems is part of the UK Rail Research and Innovation Network (UKRRIN), a network of Centres supporting new innovation in rail transport.
The centre will focus on all aspects of Digital Railway Innovation, providing a system-wide approach to transforming research, development and innovation. Initial areas of technological focus will include: