Person

Stephan Zieger

M. Sc.

Doctoral researcher

Stephan Zieger
Lehrstuhl für Schienenbahnwesen und Verkehrswirtschaft und Verkehrswissenschaftliches Institut

Address

Building: Bauingenieurgebäude

Room: 106

Mies-van-der-Rohe-Straße 1

52074 Aachen

Contact

WorkPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 25185
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 22292
 
Dissertation project
Probabilistic Operating Concepts for Highly Automated and Autonomous Rail Vehicles in Rural Areas
Collaborations
Martin Comis: Robust Primary Care Systems
Katharina Eickhoff: Design and Analysis of Algorithms for Combinatorial Optimization Problems under Uncertainties
Dennis Fischer: Optimization under Uncertainty
Janosch Fuchs: Special Online Problems with Advice
Christoph Grüne: Complexity and Algorithms in Optimization under Uncertainty
Rebecca Haehn: Satisfiability Checking for Optimisation of Timetables in Railway Engineering under Consideration of Uncertainties
Tabea Krabs: Robust Hospital Management
Björn Tauer: Competitive variants of discrete and continuous flows over time
Laura Vargas Koch: Competitive variants of discrete and continuous flows over time
Matthias Volk: Dynamic Fault Trees: Semantics, Analysis and Applications
Norman Weik: Long-term capacity planning of railway infrastructure : a stochastic approach capturing infrastructure unavailability
Prizes and Awards
Accepted Paper: "The impact of buffer time distributions on the nominal capacity of railway lines"
Engagement

UnRAVeL Gender Team

Organisation of the Meeting of the German Computer Science Research Training Groups
Talks
Bi-Weekly Talk: Stephan Zieger: The Dial-a-Ride Problem in Railways
Bi-Weekly Talk: Stephan Zieger: Identifying and Reducing Performance Uncertainty in UK Railway Timetables
Presentation for UnRAVeL application: Stephan Zieger
 

Bachelor/Master Theses

In the past, I have been supervising the following theses:

  • Christopher Menzel, Die Einordnung der Eisenbahn als Kritische Infrastruktur, 2021, Bachelor Thesis
  • Christoph Grüne, Dial-a-Ride for Railway Traffic, 2019, Master Thesis
  • Malte Schmidt, Stochastic Performance Modelling of Railway Station Areas, 2019, Master Thesis
  • Felix Lampe, Analyse der Modellierung von Einbruchsverspätungen im Eisenbahnwesen, 2018 Master Thesis
  • Xiabingqing Wu, Bestelleingangsprüfung im Prozess der Digitalen Kapazitätssteigerung, 2018, Master Thesis
  • Bianca Eichin, Vergleich von Trassenvergabeverfahren unter Berücksichtigung von Auktionsmodellen, 2017, Bachelor Thesis
  • Tobias Müller, Auswertung von Störfällen anhand von Daten des Leitsystems Disposition (LeiDis) der DB-Netz AG, 2017, Bachelor Thesis
  • Felix Lampe, Automatische Detektion von Infrastrukturänderungen im Eisenbahnnetz der DB Netz AG, 2016, Bachelor Thesis
  • Denis Löbbering, Trassierungsvarianten und Fahrplanstudien zur schienenseitigen Anbindung der Stadt Heinsberg an die niederländische Stadt Roermond, 2016, Bachelor Thesis
 

Reviews

  • 7th International Conference on Railway Operations Modelling and Analysis
  • 1st International Railway Symposium Aachen
  • IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Magazine
  • International Journal of Rail Transportation
  • 23rd Euro Working Group on Transportation
  • 32nd IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium
  • 24th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation
 

Publications related to UnRAVeL

Source Author(s)
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Opportunities and Challenges for the Demand-Responsive Transport Using Highly Automated and Autonomous Rail Units in Rural Areas
In: [32nd IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, IV21, 2021-07-11 - 2021-07-17, online], 77-82, 2021
[DOI: 10.1109/IV48863.2021.9575561]
Zieger, Stephan (Corresponding author)
Nießen, Nils (Corresponding author)
[Journal Article]
The influence of buffer time distributions in delay propagation modelling of railway networks
In: Journal of Rail Transport Planning & Management, 8 (3/4), 220-232, 2018
[DOI: 10.1016/j.jrtpm.2018.09.001]
Zieger, Stephan (Corresponding author)
Weik, Norman
Nießen, Nils
[Report]
UnRAVeL Research Training Group : Uncertainty and Randomness in Algorithms, Verification, and Logic, 2020
Katoen, Joost-Pieter
Ritzert, Martin
Wilke, Richard
Dannert, Katrin M.
Lindner, Peter
et al.
[Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Analyse der Umsetzung von Eisenbahnprojekten des BVWP 2003
In: Die Schere zwischen Wunsch und Wirklichkeit : 36. Horber Schienen-Tage, 21. bis 25. November 2018, Horb am Neckar : Tagungsband / herausgegeben von Christina Brock, Rudolf Barth, 65-73, 2020
Isenhöfer, Laura
Zieger, Stephan
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Waiting for Trains: Complexity Results
In: Algorithms and Discrete Applied Mathematics : 6th International Conference, CALDAM 2020, Hyderabad, India, February 13-15, 2020 : Proceedings / Manoj Changat, Sandip Das (Eds.), 282-303, 2020
[DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-39219-2_24]
Tauer, Björn Frederik (Corresponding author)
Fischer, Dennis
Fuchs, Janosch
Vargas Koch, Laura
Zieger, Stephan
[Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Identifying and Reducing Performance Uncertainty in UK Railway Timetables
In: IRSA 2019 : Tagungsband, Proceedings : 2nd International Railway Symposium Aachen, Aachen, Germany, 26-28 November 2019 / Herausgeber Univ.-Prof. Dr. ir. Dr. h. c. De Doncker, Rik W. (Institut für Stromrichtertechnik und elektrische Antriebe (ISEA), Aachen), Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nießen, Nils (Verkehrswissenschaftliches Institut (VIA), Aachen), Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Schindler, Christian (Institut für Schienenfahrzeuge und Transportsysteme (IFS)/Institute of Rail Vehicles and Transport Systems, 288-305, 2020
[DOI: 10.18154/RWTH-2020-00143]
Armstrong, John (Corresponding author)
Zieger, Stephan
Preston, John
Nießen, Nils
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
A Generalized Stochastic Petri Net Model for Performance Analysis of Trackside Infrastructure in Railway Station Areas under Uncertainty
In: The 2019 IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference - ITSC : Auckland, New Zealand, 27-30 October 2019 / IEEE, IEEE-ITSC 2019, ITSS - IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society, 3732-3737, 2019
[DOI: 10.1109/ITSC.2019.8917459]
Schmidt, Malte
Weik, Norman (Corresponding author)
Zieger, Stephan
Schmeink, Anke
Nießen, Nils
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
The impact of buffer time distributions on the nominal capacity of railway lines
In: Computers in Railways XVI : Railway Engineering Design and Operation / Edited By: G. Passerini, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy; J. M. Mera, Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain; N. Tomii, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan; P. Tzieropoulos, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland, 307-318, 2018
[DOI: 10.2495/CR180281]
Zieger, Stephan (Corresponding author)
Weik, Norman
Nießen, Nils
[Journal Article]
Analyse der Umsetzung von Aus- und Neubauvorhaben im Bundesverkehrswegeplan 2003
In: Eisenbahntechnische Rundschau , 67 (7+8), 52-57, 2018
Isenhöfer, Laura
Zieger, Stephan (Corresponding author)
[Contribution to a conference proceedings]
The influence of buffer time distributions on delay propagation in railway networks
In: IRSA 2017 : Tagungsband, Proceedings : 1st International Railway Symposium Aachen, Aachen, Germany, 28-30 November 2017 / Herausgeber Univ.-Prof. Dr. ir. Dr. h. c. De Doncker, Rik W. (Institut für Stromrichtertechnik und elektrische Antriebe (ISEA), Aachen), Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nießen, Nils (Verkehrswissenschaftliches Institut (VIA), Aachen), Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Schindler, Christian (Institut für Schienenfahrzeuge und Transportsysteme (IFS)/Institute of Rail Vehicles and Transport Systems, 279-295, 2018
[DOI: 10.18154/RWTH-2018-222704]
Zieger, Stephan (Corresponding author)
Weik, Norman
Nießen, Nils
[Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings]
Der Einfluss von Pufferzeitverteilungen im Fahrplan auf die Modellierung der Folgeverspätungen im Eisenbahnwesen
In: 26. Verkehrswissenschaftliche Tage an der Technischen Universität Dresden : Tagungsband : 14 und 15. März 2018 / Fakultät Verkehrswissenschaften, 731-745
Zieger, Stephan (Corresponding author)
Weik, Norman
Nießen, Nils