Man has teamed up with logistics company DB Schenker for platooning

Wireless: Platoon network

Mark Patrick from Mouser Electronics looks at what platooning means for autonomous lorries

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Mouser Electronics, platooning, autonmous vehicles, Scania, Man

The automated vehicle world is similar to that of robotics, with a stronger consciousness of the need for high levels of safety and reliability at every level of the value chain

Autonomous Vehicles: Moving on up

Roberto Ponticelli from Horiba Mira explains the challenges with increasing levels of autonomy and highlights how engineers are working to overcome these issues

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Horiba Mira, autonomous vehicles

48V ideal diode with reverse input protection

Power Technologies: Jump stakes

Meilissa Lum from Linear Technology, now part of Analog Devices, explains how a low quiescent current diode controller with reverse input protection can be used for automotive power applications

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Linear technology. Analog Devices, power components

The next generation of autonomous vehicles will require powerful vehicle domain controllers

Connected Cars: In control

Chris Barlow from Lynx Software technologies describes a practical platform for safe and secure self-driving cars

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Lynx, connected cars, autonomous vehicles

Greg Delagi (left) and Sameer Wasson from Texas Instruments

Sensors: Making waves

Steve Rogerson talks with Texas Instruments about how its cmos mm-wave sensors could be a key component in the trend towards autonomous driving

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Texas Instruments, sensors, mm-wave, cmos

Communications test platforms can be used for numerous radio technologies

Test & Measurement: Squashing the blues

Dieter Mahnken and Ute Philipp from Rohde & Schwarz explain how effective RF and audio testing of Bluetooth components can be done with just one instrument

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Rohde & Schwarz, RF testing, audio testing, Bluetooth

Efficiency graph for typical automotive and commercial vehicle

Power Technologies: In balance

Jeff Gruetter from Linear Technology discusses how a power IC can increase safety and performance while reducing emissions

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Linear Technology, Analog Devices, power components

Traffic jams are the norm in Jakarta but work is being done on improving the infrastructure

Taking the smart city route

Steve Rogerson looks at Jakarta’s plans to become a smarter city

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Jakarta, Indonesia, smart city

Three of the 1024-pixel LEDs have already been used in the headlamps of a Daimler test vehicle

Lighting: Drive safely

Stefan Grötsch and Thomas Christl from Osram Opto Semiconductors say that LED development is accelerating the use of intelligent light functions

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Osram Opto Semiconductors, lighting, LEDs

Cypress Truck Lines is using SmartDrive to improve driver safety

Case study: Cypress Truck Lines improves driver safety with video programme

A look at how a Florida-based flatbed carrier is benefitting from the SmartDrive dual-camera video system.


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SmartDrive, driver safety, Cypress Truck Lines


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