Advanced Microsystems for Automotive Applications 2012

Smart Systems for Safe, Sustainable and Networked Vehicles

  • Gereon Meyer
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-13
  2. Electrified Vehicles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Alexander Otto, Sven Rzepka, Thomas Mager, Bernd Michel, Claudio Lanciotti, Thomas Günther et al.
      Pages 3-14
    3. Vincent Lorentz, Martin Wenger, Martin Giegerich, Stefan Zeltner, Martin März, Lothar Frey
      Pages 15-26
    4. Andrew Gilbert, Joe Barrett
      Pages 49-56
    5. S. Mathar, J. Bärenfänger, K. Baier, A. Heinrich, W. Bilgic, V. Blandow et al.
      Pages 57-68
    6. Michael Armbruster, Ludger Fiege, Gunter Freitag, Thomas Schmid, Gernot Spiegelberg, Andreas Zirkler
      Pages 91-107
    7. Matthias Korte, Frédéric Holzmann, Gerd Kaiser, Volker Scheuch, Hubert Roth
      Pages 109-119
    8. Volker Scheuch, Frédéric Holzmann, Gerd Kaiser, Sébastien Glaser
      Pages 121-130
    9. Stefano Agostoni, Federico Cheli, Ferdinando Mapelli, Davide Tarsitano
      Pages 131-144
    10. António Monteiro, Rodrigo Maia, Pedro Serra, Pedro Neves
      Pages 145-156
    11. Rafał Grzeszczyk, Arkadiusz Hojka, Jerzy Merkisz, Maciej Bajerlein, Paweł Fuc, Piotr Lijewski et al.
      Pages 157-164
  3. Safety & Driver Assistance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Markus Schütz, Yonkie Wiyogo, Matthias Schmid, Jürgen Dickmann
      Pages 167-176
    3. Bernhard Schmid, Michael Zalewski, Ulrich Stählin, Klaus Rink, Stefan Günthner
      Pages 177-186
    4. Henrik Eriksson, Jan Jacobson, Jacques Hérard, Micha Lesemann, Andrés Aparicio
      Pages 187-196
    5. Konstantinos Demestichas, Evgenia Adamopoulou, Michalis Masikos, Thomas Benz, Wolfgang Kipp, Filippo Cappadona
      Pages 197-206
    6. Johan Casselgren, Matti Kutila, Maria Jokela
      Pages 207-220
    7. Andrea Corti, Vincenzo Manzoni, Sergio M. Savaresi, Mario D. Santucci, Onorino Di Tanna
      Pages 221-230
    8. Blanca Araujo Pérez, Cesar Maestro Martín, Esteban Cañibano Álvarez, Javier Romo García, Juan Carlos Merino Senovilla
      Pages 231-238
  4. Networked Vehicles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 239-239
    2. Hubert Rehborn, Boris S. Kerner, Ralf-Peter Schäfer
      Pages 241-250
    3. Stefan Hegemann, Stefan Lueke, Claudia Nilles
      Pages 251-256
    4. Erwin Schoitsch, Egbert Althammer, Reinhard Kloibhofer, Roland Spielhofer, Martin Reinthaler, Philippe Nitsche et al.
      Pages 269-279
    5. Anne-Cécile Pitton, Andréa Vassilev, Sylvie Charbonnier
      Pages 281-290
  5. Components & Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 291-291
    2. Malte Ahrholdt, Grant Grubb, Torbjörn Johansen
      Pages 293-299
    3. Emmanuel Bercier, Patrick Robert, David Pochic, Jean-Luc Tissot, Agnes Arnaud, Jean Jacques Yon
      Pages 301-312
    4. Sami Kurtti, Jussi-Pekka Jansson, Juha Kostamovaara
      Pages 313-322
    5. Richard Dixon
      Pages 343-352
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 0--1

About these proceedings


The ambitious objectives of future road mobility, i.e. fuel efficiency, reduced emissions, and zero accidents, imply a paradigm shift in the concept of the car regarding its architecture, materials, and propulsion technology, and require an intelligent integration into the systems of transportation and power. ICT, components and smart systems have been essential for a multitude of recent innovations, and are expected to be key enabling technologies for the changes ahead, both inside the vehicle and at its interfaces for the exchange of data and power with the outside world.

It has been the objective of the International Forum on Advanced Microsystems for Automotive Applications (AMAA) for almost two decades to detect novel trends and to discuss technological implications and innovation potential from day one on. In 2012, the topic of the AMAA conference is “Smart Systems for Safe, Sustainable and Networked Vehicles”. The conference papers selected for this book address current research, developments and innovations in the field of ICT, components and systems and other key enabling technologies leading to the automobile and road transport of the future. The book focuses on application fields such as electrification, power train and vehicle efficiency, safety and driver assistance, networked vehicles, as well as components and systems.

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Automated Driving Autonomous Handling of Routine Conditions Eco Design Eco Driving In-Vehicle Diagnostics Integrated Power Electronics Intelligent Speed Adaptation Optimized Engine Performance Road Network Monitoring System Integration of Battery Cells

Editors and affiliations

  • Gereon Meyer
    • 1
  1. 1.Innovation EuropeVDI/VDE Innovation und Technik GmbHBerlinGermany

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