Batteries and electric motors greatly increase electric vehicle weight compared to internal combustion engines

Lightweight EV design requires multi-domain approach

Are self-driving cars the future? It’s possible, but significant obstacles – both technological and societal…

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Developing AV and EV electrical systems with the digital twin

We are living in a time of significant change and disruption in the automotive industry….

Top view of electrical system of car. As cars are becoming autonomous and all electric, the E/E system design plays a critical role. Innovation and integration of technologies have resulted in a tremendously complex system of electronic control units, sensors, actuators, and wiring to connect it all. The size and complexity of these architectures create new challenges for automotive OEMs and their suppliers. In this session, see a closer examination of the E/E architecture challenges and impact on business models.

Webinar: The criticality of E/E systems in autonomous and electric cars

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR | 19 MINUTES Watch it here Examine the criticality of E/E systems architecture challenges…

Electrification, autonomy and electrical system design

Conventional wisdom has it that over the last decade or two, the global auto industry…

Electric vs. combustion: A comparison of student racers

Due to declining urban air quality, climate change and consequent legislative changes, demand for environmentally-friendly…

Webinar: How generative design tools are used in EV design

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR | 49 MINUTES Watch the webinar Watch this video to learn about Capital’s generative…

Electric and Autonomous Vehicles Introduce New Dilemmas for E/E System Design

In the automotive industry, several dilemmas are created as advanced vehicle technologies are introduced to…

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Generative design accelerates EV electrical system engineering

In a previous blog, I covered the benefits that generative design can bring to bear…