IFS is the Department of Rail Vehicles and Transport Systems of RWTH Aachen University (www.rwth-aachen.de/). IFS has thorough experience with railway related matters and owns several rail vehicles, such as the “IFS Erprobungsträger I”, an experimental rail vehicle platform for R&D. Automation of rail vehicles as well as autonomous or assisted driving both in simulation and real testing vehicles are one of the main fields of research for the institute.

Partner’s expertise and the role in the project:

 Partner  Role in the project 


RWTH, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  R&D in vision based locomotive ATO and railway freight transportation

  Leader of WPs:

  WP4- Analysis, requirements and specification of a real-time marshalling yard management system