White Papers : Imaging
Why Adas and Autonomous Vehicles Need Thermal Infrared Cameras

FLIR is empowering the automotive community to create the next generation of safer, more efficient ADAS and autonomous vehicle (AV) systems using cost-effective thermal cameras.

Discover how longwave infrared (LWIR) thermal cameras can improve an ADAS or AV sensor suite, and...

White Papers : Defense
High-Precision Analysis of Small Parts for Aerospace and Automotive Applications

For quality control and production managers of metalworking manufacturers, small parts can present a real challenge. Customers — particularly in aerospace, automotive, and other critical industries and applications — demand tight QC at every step of the supply...

White Papers : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Discrete Proportional Valve Technology

This white paper describes an innovative concept for control of coolant flow that avoids many of the pitfalls of traditional valve designs. The valve design discussed is specifically tailored to the unique needs of the EV marketplace, where energy efficiency is paramount.

White Papers : Electronics & Computers
Architectures for Implementing a Hardware-in-the-Loop System

Safety, availability, or cost considerations can make it impractical to perform all the necessary tests with the complete embedded control system. Using hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) simulation, you can simulate the parts of the system that pose these challenges. By thoroughly testing the...

White Papers : Electronics & Computers
Overcome Vehicle Design and Test Challenges

New automotive technology development is essential to overcome the drawbacks of low travel range and high purchase cost of hybrid and electric vehicles. The DC:DC converter, for example, is a key system to both architectures, and can benefit from design and test improvements using Keysight solutions....

White Papers : Electronics & Computers
Solutions That Solve Automotive Power Test Challenges

Today’s vehicles are designed with more electronic systems including power train control, power steering, brake systems, power door/window controls and various sensor functions. Complete solutions providing simulation and test are essential to ensure reliable performance of automotive...

White Papers : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The Inside Story on Technical Lubricants

Chemours has extensive experience developing advanced flouroproducts vital to many industries, with well-known brands such as Teflon and Krytox renowned for performing under the harshest conditions. The company’s perfluoropolyether (PFPE)-based lubricant Krytox, originally created for demanding...

White Papers : Automotive
The Rise of TMR Sensors

The technology used in tunnel-magnetoresistance (TMR) elements for sensors have been around since the 1980s, but mass production of TMR sensors has ramped up significantly in the past five years. The demand for such sensors has been exponentially rising, largely due to an appetite for their use in consumer electronics,...

White Papers : Robotics, Automation & Control
Balancing Power Supply Requirements in ADAS Applications

Thanks to advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), cars are becoming safer to drive. The cameras in these systems, in combination with sensors, sophisticated algorithms, and microprocessors, are alerting drivers to obstructions in the roadway, braking for them when necessary, pointing...

White Papers : Software
Key Considerations for Powertrain HIL Test

With strict time-to market requirements, automotive manufacturers need to get their first vehicle tests done quickly. To meet the demanding deadlines, organizations are increasingly turning to “HIL” simulation to improve the efficiency of their development processes. Learn the fundamentals of...

White Papers : Transportation
Still Using C++03?

Many automotive developers still use C++03 alongside the MISRA coding standard. But you don't need to. You can switch from C++03 to modern C++ (such as C++14). Find out how.

White Papers : Robotics, Automation & Control
Tata Elxsi benchmark report: comparing PiXYZ Studio and Unreal Datasmith

Data preparation being a time-consuming process, we use software applications like PiXYZ Studio and Unreal Datasmith to reduce the time and efforts. This report benchmarks PiXYZ Studio compared to Datasmith for optimization so you know who to choose for your next project....

White Papers : Automotive
Accelerating Innovation in Automotive Design

3D and VR are radically transforming the car industry. Today, real-time 3D and virtual reality development are in active use by leading auto manufacturers and their partners throughout the design and engineering ecosystem. Read the whitepaper to learn more about the 8 main use-cases that are becoming...

White Papers : Photonics/Optics
Making Sense of Sensors

Today’s LiDAR systems are generating particularly high levels of interest and development in the automotive/mobility market. This new paper describes how design engineers for LiDAR system OEMs can choose the correct sensor technology for their application. It also reviews how to ensure the selection of the appropriate...

White Papers : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Choosing the Best Ultra-Thin Corrosion Protection

You are looking for an ultra-thin coating which protects your components effectively? We are talking about the KL120 from Dörken MKS. The effective zinc flake system fulfils all requirements for corrosion protection, with the option of giving the components a stable black surface. Read all about...