FY19 Wireless Digital Train Line (WiDTL) for Passenger Trains - Phase II

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FY19 Wireless Digital Train Line (WiDTL) for Passenger Trains - Phase II: Study a Wireless Digital Trainline (WiDTL) system for passenger and freight rail services, to investigate the feasibility of providing a wireless interconnect approach for passenger trainline signaling and communication that meets and exceeds the railroad requirements regarding robustness, manageability, and performance provided by the current analog trainline system. This includes identifying and evaluating existing and upcoming technologies that are feasible for wireless trainline operation, utilizing comprehensive modeling and computer simulations.
Federal Grant Title: FY19 Wireless Digital Train Line (WiDTL) for Passenger Trains - Phase II
Federal Agency Name: DOT Federal Railroad Administration (DOT-FRA)
Grant Categories: Science and Technology
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: FR-RRD-19-001
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 20.313
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: March 15th, 2019
Original Application Deadline: March 15th, 2019
Posted Date: March 5th, 2019
Creation Date: March 5th, 2019
Archive Date: April 14th, 2019
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $150,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: March 5th, 2019
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Only Board of Regents, University of Nebraska is eligible to apply.
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