Trends in Automotive Engineering

This course features the different research topics of the scientific staff at FZD. From summer semester 2023 onwards the Trends in Automotive Engineering Lecture's will be a part of the unite! network where TU Darmstadt is a member. Due to that the lecture will be a cooperation of FZD with the Institute of Automotive Engineering of TU Graz (FTG)




Course Information

Lecture title Trends in Automotive Engineering
Trends der Kraftfahrzeugentwicklung
Semester Summer semester
Lecturers Research Associates of FZD (TU Darmstadt) and FTG (TU Graz)
Description The Research Associates of FZD and FTG report and discuss about present and forward-looking technologies in the fields of their research.

Topics in summer semester 2024:
  • Safe Halt of Highly Automated Vehicles (FZD)
  • Trends in Camera Perception for AD (FZD)
  • Modular Safety Approval (FZD)
  • Safe AI in AD (FZD)
  • Release of AD and ADAS (FZD)
  • Comparison of Challenges in the Vehicle Automation in the Car and Rail-Domain (FZD)
  • Trucks (FZD)
  • Layout and dimensioning of electric drivetrains for heavy duty commercial vehicles (FTG)
  • Holistic analysis of sustainable passenger car fleets in Europe (FTG)
  • Vehicle Motion State Estimation (FTG)
  • Motion prediction for advanced automated lane change (FTG)
Date of lecture 24.05.2024 till 28.06.2024 (Wednesday and Friday) from 09:50 till 11:30 a.m
Lecture language English
Location L301/91 (FZD lectures) | WebEx (FTG lectures)
Script online: Moodle (for signed in students only)
Date of exam Exams at FZD