Single Platform Capacity 12 1 2 dwell 1 2 2 min 2 s r n nl s nl v b b h T t a b

Single platform capacity 12 1 2 dwell 1 2 2 min 2 s r

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Single-Platform Capacity 1/2 0 1 2 dwell 1 2 ' 2 ' (min) 2 s r n nl s nl v b b h T t a b b v The first term is the dwelling time, the time it takes the first train to take on and drop off passengers. the second term represents the time it takes a train of n vehicles to clear the platform while accelerating at normal acceleration n a , the third to last terms give the minimum headway under uninterrupted conditions. Minimum way headway 125
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An Example Plot the relationship between cruising speed and station vehicle flow for the system of a single platform for safety Regime a . Assume a dwelling time of 10s and a normal acceleration of 8 ft/s 2 . 20ft veh l , 1 r t s , 1veh train N 2 8ft s n a , 2 24ft s n b , 0 3ft s 126
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