Event Review: Summer School Success: Rail Decarbonisation


The last week of July saw the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education at the University of Birmingham host the 2023 Birmingham Decarbonisation Summer School.

The summer school brought together postgraduate researchers from 11 UK universities to team up and propose a decarbonisation plan for the Birmingham-Peterborough rail line, which serves Cross Country passenger trains and incoming freight traffic from Felixstowe.

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Welcome to the University of Birmingham IEEE Student Branch (UoB IEEE SB) website!

We also act as the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Student Chapter at the University of Birmingham.

Our branch is one of the most vitality and influential branches at the University of Birmingham. We regularly organize several events and conferences, including keynotes, workshops and student presentation competition each year. By following our website and social media shown at the right side, you will not miss any upcoming events!

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