Modelling train delays with q-exponential functions

  title={Modelling train delays with q-exponential functions},
  author={K. Briggs and C. Beck},
  journal={Physica A-statistical Mechanics and Its Applications},
  • K. Briggs, C. Beck
  • Published 2007
  • Physics, Mathematics
  • Physica A-statistical Mechanics and Its Applications
  • We demonstrate that the distribution of train delays on the British railway network is accurately described by q-exponential functions. We explain this by constructing an underlying superstatistical model. 

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