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Delphi selected to build Audi’s autopilot computer March 31, 2015 Delphi selected to build Audi’s autopilot computer Automated driving is ante portas – but how will the computers look like that steer the vehicles through the evening rush hour and across the high-speed autobahn? Audi now introduced the electronic brain of future self-driving cars. Read more LG Chem clinches lithium-ion battery contract for the e-Smart March 31, 2015 LG Chem clinches lithium-ion battery contract for the e-Smart South Korea's LG Chem says the company has signed a deal with Germany's Daimler AG to be the sole  lithium-ion battery supplier for the car maker's new model of its compact Smart electric vehicles, which will be launched in 2016. Read more Multi-channel synchronous buck converter with PMBus interface March 31, 2015 Multi-channel synchronous buck converter with PMBus interface From Texas Instruments, this highly-integrated DC/DC converter for space-constrained automotive and communication applications features up to 95% efficiency Read more KIT, Schaeffler optimise power steering for electric cars March 31, 2015 KIT, Schaeffler optimise power steering for electric cars Power steering, this ubiquitous feature that greatly facilitates parking our vehicles, obtains its power from the vehicle’s engine. But how about electric cars? In this case, power steering draws its power from the battery - and contributes to reduce the vehicle’s driving range. A joint research project ... Read more Verification tool automatically generates test cases March 30, 2015 Verification tool automatically generates test cases The DANA software framework helps developers of infotainment and driver assistance systems to get faster to reliable results in that it automatically generates test cases for the interfaces used in the respective project. The platform also facilitates regression tests. Read more Smart power switch replaces discretes in powertrain and automotive body electronics March 27, 2015 Smart power switch replaces discretes in powertrain and automotive body electronics Texas Instruments’ smart, high-side power switch has programmable current limit, provides the highest level of current sense, and accurate diagnostics, without calibration. Read more TTI now supports Molex' Imperium connector system March 27, 2015 TTI now supports Molex' Imperium connector system Distributor TTI is now stocking the new Molex Imperium High Voltage/High Current Connector System in Europe. Read more Fraunhofer launches test centre for high-voltage batteries March 27, 2015 Fraunhofer launches test centre for high-voltage batteries To foster electromobility, research institute Fraunhofer LBF (Darmstadt, Germany) has opened the centre for system reliability in electromobility, abbreviated ZSZ-e. The centre is dedicated to developing testing procedures and guidelines for high-voltage batteries. In addition, the researchers will perform ... Read more Auto chip market: upheaval ahead March 27, 2015 Auto chip market: upheaval ahead The market watchers from IHS have published their rankings of the automotive semiconductor suppliers. The figures draw the picture of a well-balanced, stable landscape, but probably for the last time, because sweeping market changes are already in the offing. Read more Cypress brings advanced 2D/3D graphics to compact vehicles March 26, 2015 Cypress brings advanced 2D/3D graphics to compact vehicles After the merger with Spansion, Cypress as the new brand owner bets on continuity, regarding Spansion's established Traveo family of automotive MCUs with 2D and 3D graphics capability. The new models S6J32BA and S6J32DA provide automotive electronics designers with cost-effective solutions for dashboards, ... Read more
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