Chapter headings in this volume include: 'Railways and Transport', 'High Speeds and Magnetic Levitation', 'Policy and Legislation', 'Costs and Tarification', 'Planning and Management of Railways', 'The Track System', 'The Rail', 'Ballast' and 'Track Layout'.
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V. A. Profillidis is a Transport Consultant and Associate Professor at Democritus Thrace University, Xanthi, Greece. A consultant on many railway projects, with 25 years of research, teaching and professional experience in railway management and engineering, he has been published extensively in scientific journals and conference proceedings. Previously he was visiting professor at the Department of Management of the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece and an advisor of the Greek Ministry of Transport, the Greek Railways and the Greek Ministry of Public Works. He has also been a research associate in the Research Department of the International Union of Railways (UIC) and in French Railways (SNCF). He gained diplomas in both Civil Engineering and Law & Economics at the University of Thessaloniki, D.E.A., and his Ph.D. from Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees, Paris.
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