Fog Detection: The Optical Route

A majority of serial collision accidents happens when visibility is low due to fog. The risk of these accidents can be reduced considerably with a system containing visibility sensors and variable...

Vehicles’ Ethernet Emerging Trends And Challenges

Connected car is the buzz word today. In reality, the connected car already relies on the Ethernet also known as vehicles Ethernet. From infotainment systems and backup camera connections, the Ethernet’s...

My Name is TetraMAX II, I Am The Fastest ATPG Solution Alive

Synopsys recently announced its next-generation ATPG and diagnostics solution, TetraMAX II. It incorporates the innovative test engines unveiled at an earlier International Test Conference in October 2015. Delivering an order of magnitude...

Car HUD Based Smart Infotainment System

Let us imagine a fine day when you are going with family to a picnic in a car. Music and movies keep the kids entertained. When they need a change of...

A 1000 Horsepower Electric Car?

Faraday Future, one of the next-gen automotive electric car companies is making electronics hotter than automotive engineering. Earlier this year, they unveiled the FFZERO1, a high-performance concept car built for a race track than a...

Demand for Automotive Circuit Protection Solutions Driven by IoT

New communications protocols require advanced protection for connectivity and reliability Previously, vehicles were built with multiple independent electronic systems. The assembly lines used to manufacture automobiles even required the operation and management...

Does Your Car Have A Driver’s Licence

People are, on average, terrible drivers. How do you solve this problem? Do not let them drive or put a machine in its place? Self-driving vehicles are not some futuristic automotive technology...
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Your Car Could Be Gone In 60 Seconds Too…

According to a report published in Bloomberg, hackers are able to target vulnerabilities in electronic locks and immobilisers, accounting for about 42 percent of stolen vehicles in London. High priced vehicles...

Chargers, Inverters and Converters based on Silicon Carbide Announced!

STMicroelectronics recently announced power semiconductors for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (EVs) with a timetable for qualification to the automotive quality standard AEC-Q101. In EVs and hybrids, where better electrical efficiency means greater...

Enhancing Vehicle Safety Through Integrated Driver Wellness Management

Chronic illnesses are on the rise, and according to a recent study, almost 45% of adults in the US are dealing with at least one chronic condition like Blood Pressure or...