Valmet Automotive has introduced a battery management system (BMS) based on single-cell monitoring. It not only sends the individual cell data wirelessly to the BMS. It creates the data basis for...Read More
Author: Volker Joksch
Perovskite-coated solar cells are a promising new technology currently under development throughout the world. One of the advantages is the cost-effective manufacturing process: Perovskite solar...Read More
What was the motivation behind the foundation of tofmotion? The three entrepreneurs Dr. Robert Hranitzky, Dr. Christian N. Neufeld and Franz Duregger used their expertise and life experience in...Read More
Two multiplied by five machines on two legs running after one ball so that they can kick it into the opponents’ goal – that is robot football. Even detecting the ball is a challenge for...Read More
They have three World Cup titles more than the German national football team, but when the Dutch B-Human team arrived in July, there was no crowds of people at Bremen airport. Robot football is not...Read More
Stefan Sahlmann is head of MAN Transport Solutions and advises cities on the roll-out of electric mobility. We asked him where the key obstacles lie for municipalities and why a truck manufacturer...Read More
London, Stockholm or Milan already have it and many other cities are considering the introduction of a city toll. Plug-in hybrids with their combination of combustion engine and electric motor have...Read More
“Until recently, vehicle manufacturers have had to choose between a high initial rate of acceleration and a higher top speed for electric propulsion systems,” says Bert Hellwig, head of...Read More
The Californian licensing authority CPUC has granted the Alphabet-daughter company permission to have vehicles controlled by the company’s own system driven on public roads. This makes Waymo...Read More
At the RSS in Freiburg, robotic researchers presented new ideas to make robots’ independent learning more efficient. Leaving out the right elements is the most important thing. From the point...Read More
Regardless of whether 40 or 50 micrograms of nitrogen oxide will be the limit, whether the driving bans for diesel vehicles come and how extensive they are, one thing seems quite clear at the...Read More
Volvo finds new, highly automated driving functions at low cost For the last decades, the computing power of chips has been doubling every 18 to 24 months. It’s the fundament of Moore’s...Read More
Most still drive in demarcated areas, in public transport only with a competent co-driver on board, although they generally manage well on their own. We are talking about highly automated shuttle...Read More
Reliably measuring the forces and temperatures occurring on rotor blades of wind turbines and using the data to optimise the control of the turbines: with its fibre-optic sensors, fos4X makes this...Read More
Biodegradable plastics have been around for a long time, but have so far only been of limited use for food. Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research in Würzburg want to change...Read More
London-based Predina Tech Limited, emerged from Entrepreneur First, one of Europe’s leading deep tech accelerators, has successfully completed its seed round of venture funding and continues to grow...Read More
Ships are – as far as their relative emissions are concerned – still among the worst polluters in the transport industry. They use heavy oil as fuel. Measurements by the German Nature...Read More
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