Research at KTH Railway Group

KTH Railway Group performs research within several disciplines. The organization, which spans over several schools at KTH, also runs a number of projects in which research is performed.


Research groups

KTH Railway Group consists of nine research groups , each representing different parts of the railway system, most of whom are working with technical issues.

Research areas

KTH Railway Group operates in the following research areas:

  • Efficient train systems for freight traffic
  • Efficient train systems for passenger traffic
  • Electrical systems
  • Sound and vibrations
  • Vehicle engineering
  • Infrastructure
  • Capacity

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Gröna Tåget

Gröna Tåget is a research programme aiming at developing a concept proposal for a future fast- and high-speed train.