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Research project

IN2RAIL- H2020 - Pro.William Powrie (Civil) and Pro.David Thompson (ISVR)


Lead researcher

Professor William Powrie

Professor of Geotechnical Engineering

Research interests

  • Railway track and trackbed behaviour and performance.
  • Geotechnical transportation infrastructure (earthworks, retaining walls, tunnels).
  • Groundwater and groundwater control.
Other researchers

Professor David Thompson MA PhD CEng FIMechE FIOA FHEA

Professor of Railway Noise and Vibration

Research interests

  • Low noise design in railways
  • Ground vibration and ground-borne noise
  • Aerodynamic noise from high-speed trains

Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

Research outputs

P.T. Torstensson,
M. Krüger,
B.A. Palsson,
J.C.O. Nielsen,
, 2019 , Journal of Sound and Vibration , 456 , 119--136
Type: article