Announcement and Invitation

Technical experts and managers of the railway sector from science, economics and politics are invited to participate in the 1. International Railway...

IFS and VIA sign frame contract with Deutsche Bahn

The RWTH belongs to the preferred research partners of the DB AG. This has been once again manifested with the signing of a frame contract. The...

Organisational announcement - Principles of Rail Vehicle Technology

This semester there are some news regarding the organisation of the lectures and the exercises.

Exercise dates: Due to the low demand over the last...

Dr.-Ing. Florian Dörner wins Next Generation Award

Since 2003 a Next Generation Award is given for innovative works within the context of the International Railway Vehicle Conference Dresden.

This...

New event in the field conveyor technology

From the summer semester 2017 onwards, the new event “Principles of Conveyor Technology” will be offered by the Chair and Institute of Rail Vehicles...

The IFS represents the RWTH Aachen at the vocational information fair

The event “Job-info-Live” took place at the Maximilian-Kolbe-Gymnasium in Wegberg on the 18th February 2017 for the 18th time.

More than 80 companies...

Trip and test drive in Frankfurt

On the 9th February 2017 a trip to the Frankfurt local public transport operator VGF took place for interested students of the lecture “Principles of...

Pilot project "Automated shunting": cooperation with DB Systel

DB Systel is testing the automated driving on the track in a pilot project. The road-rail vehicles used for shunting tasks are to be equipped with the...

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Institutsleitung: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Schindler

Institut für Schienenfahrzeuge und Transportsysteme

Seffenter Weg 8

52074 Aachen

Tel.: (0241) 80-255 63