Modelling train delays with qexponential functions
Abstract
We demonstrate that the distribution of train delays on the British railway network is accurately described by qexponential functions. We explain this by constructing an underlying superstatistical model.
 Publication:

Physica A Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
 Pub Date:
 May 2007
 DOI:
 10.1016/j.physa.2006.11.084
 arXiv:
 arXiv:physics/0611097
 Bibcode:
 2007PhyA..378..498B
 Keywords:

 Physics  Physics and Society;
 Condensed Matter  Statistical Mechanics;
 Physics  Data Analysis;
 Statistics and Probability
 EPrint:
 12 pages, 5 figures