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JMT 2011, Vol. 19 Issue (3) :181-185    DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.2095-087X.2011.03.006
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Some possible station layouts and characteristics of evacuated tube transportation
Yaoping ZHANG1, Benlin LIU1, Yong ZHAO2
1. Institute of Vacuum Tube Transportation, Xijing University, Xi'an 710123, China;
2. Superconductivity and New Energy Center(SNEC), Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu 610031, China

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Abstract Since Maglev vehicles will run in a closed vacuum tube,the layout of the terminal stations of evacuated tube transportation(ETT) will differ from the traditional railway stations.This paper deals with some possible station layouts of ETT,e.g.,a station with an airlock,a station without an airlock,above ground and underground stations,and stations with either level arrayed or rotation platforms.Then different station layouts are compared,and characteristics of each are analyzed.Finally,a more secure mode for ETT station layouts is suggested,which can be the basis for future ETT station layout and designs.
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Yaoping ZHANG
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Keywordsstation layout   terminal   vacuum   evacuated tube transportation   airlock     
Received 2010-12-07;
Fund:supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No.50678152);the Scientific Plan Fund of Shaanxi Province (No.2009K09-24)
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Yaoping ZHANG, Benlin LIU, Yong ZHAO.Some possible station layouts and characteristics of evacuated tube transportation[J]  JMT, 2011,V19(3): 181-185
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