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Maselis, Robbe (author)
Compressed natural gas (CNG) has been gaining attention in the automotive industry since it allows for a substantial reduction in carbon dioxide emissions. Recent advancements in direct-injection technology have contributed to an increase in volumetric efficiency and engine power, but the physical modeling of such gaseous injection with...
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Stol, Pieter (author)
While touch Interfaces have greatly improved the user friendliness and functional possibilities of devices, haptic feedback has been lacking in user interface design. Good Haptic feedback not only gives confirmation of a key press, but also enriches the user interaction and improves the usability of interfaces.
This absence of haptic...
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Lie Hok Lien, Kenny (author)
Self-driving cars is considered the next major step in the automotive industry and with automation in passenger vehicles, the driver can benefit from the freed up time for leisure or work, as he or she becomes the passenger. However, this is only possible if the drivers are comfortable during automated driving. The major issue here, is that the...
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Vrooman, Lars (author)
This report contains a design proposal for a 2035 Porsche sports car vision. The vision is a reaction on a future mobility paradigm shift towards fully automated transportation (Autonomous level 5). The majority of today’s car owners are convenience driven. These type of drivers have what is referred to as a ‘rational’ way of thinking about...
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Fritz, Casper (author)
The automotive industry is continuously improving the safety and comfort of the vehicles. To improve the safety and comfort of the vehicle more focus is put on improving driver assistance systems and also on making the vehicles more autonomous. In order for the safety systems to work properly and also to drive autonomously, it becomes essential...
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Rahaman Khan, Tasneem (author)
The automotive radars are significantly drifting towards the 77GHz electromagnetic spectrum band, and by 2020, they will no longer operate in the 24GHz band as per the regulations given by the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in Europe and the U.S. With the communication systems...
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Pretagostini, Francesco (author)
Over the past century, cars have become a fundamental part of our society. With the increasingly larger number of vehicles on the road, safety is, now more than ever, a topic of paramount importance. It is estimated that every year 26,000 people are killed on European roads, corresponding to a social cost of 100 billion euros. In the last two...
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Turgut, Önder (author)
As you well know we are entering a new era. An era in which more and more things are becoming smart including the cars that we see around us. This technology will soon bring us new services like car- and ridesharing with autonomous capabilities. Big brands like Renault and Audi expect self-driving cars on the road around 2022. Nevertheless, a...
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Zareen, Omer (author)
Automotive radars play a very important role in reduction of traffic accidents and casualties by making the vehicle fully self aware of its surroundings. For the vehicle to be fully self aware multiple sensors or radars have to placed in close proximity of each other on the body of the automobile. This will lead to interference between the...
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van Heeswijk, W.B.J. (author)
Today it would be unimaginable to think of a world without cars. It was this very invention that since its introduction in 1885 brought societies together, gave people freedom, and brought prosperity to economies. After more than one hundred thirty years, the car has become an integral component of modern life, to such an extent that it is part...
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Overdevest, Jeroen (author)
Automotive radars play a crucial role in the reduction of traffic casualties and the realization of autonomous driving due to its robustness and adverse weather tolerance. However, as the penetration rate of automotive radars increases, concerns arise regarding the mutual interference. In contrast to the predominant Frequency-Modulated...
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Malhotra, Harsh (author)
The motivation for this project, comes through personal experience of being raised in the city of Delhi. The city which ones was known for its plush gardens, old markets and famous public squares. The economic liberation of 1992 and unprecedented growth made Delhi victim of its own success. The lack of vision on part of understanding migration...
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Qu, Qiaoge (author)
Electroluminescence (EL) is a phenomenon of light emission from phosphor material when it is exposed to a strong electric field. In practice, EL lamps can be fabricated easily with screen printing method - depositing layers of inks on top of each other, with customized patterns possible. EL can be seamlessly embedded on various substrate...
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Saredi, Edoardo (author)
Car industry and motorsport development nowadays strongly rely on wind tunnel testing. As the literature survey shows, in order to fully understand the characteristics of the flow around a car, large-scale and volumetric flow field measurements are required. For its features, PIV can be pointed as a useful technique for automotive wind tunnels....
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Kempers, Lennaert (author)
This thesis describes what is relevant for interface design for tele-remote driving of heavy road vehicles. A design framework was created to describe what these relevant aspects are. With this design framework a design process is done.
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van den Elshout, Lucas (author)
In this project a vision on future travel was created for MOBGEN, in which products
and services are more digitally connected. Wysp is the vision of a travel support service for the year 2025. It supports travellers by supports travellers by; preventing mistakes, removing uncertainties and by improving the quality of waiting time. In order...
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Bunk, Lennard (author)
In order to extend a cars lifecycle, car manufacturers upgrade cars with facelifts (a measure to counteract the natural sales decline in the second half of a products lifecycle).
It is unknown which measures (cosmetic or technological ones for example) within a facelift lead to a successful lifecycle extension. Having a limited budget, it...
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Koek, Bart (author)
The highly competitive nature of Formula one makes every team eager to find areas of improvement on their cars. In the case of Scuderia Toro Rosso, it was found that there is a gap to improve performance while driving on kerb stones. Analysis of competitors showed that they can take wider driving lines with more speed. In order to improve this...
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van Es, Bart (author)
Personal sales and after-sales video is currently applied mainly in the automotive industry. This report investigates the benefits from this type of videos and searches for new applications in new markets through a creative approach. An application in physiotherapy, where personal videos are used to motivate and support an active revalidation is...
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Conesa Baños, Alvaro (author)
Power switches are used very often in applications such as industrial and automotive. The main function of these devices is to switch the energy delivered to the load so that power could be transferred in the most optimum way meeting a certain set of requirements. Due to recent and continuous developments in system-on-chip technologies, it will...
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