Edison2 Banner

Automotive News Source withchannel

Filters for Edison2
Newswise: We Need to Build More EV Fast-Charging Stations, Researchers Say
We Need to Build More EV Fast-Charging Stations, Researchers Say

A team of engineers recommends expanding fast-charging stations for electric vehicles as campuses and businesses start planning for a post-pandemic world. The recommendation is based on a study of charging patterns for electric vehicles on the...

University of California San Diego | 6-May-2021 7:05 AM EDT

Research paves way for wireless charging of electric vehicles

Researchers at Cornell University are pioneering a new way to wirelessly charge electric vehicles, autonomous forklifts and other mobile machines, while they remain in motion.

Cornell University | 28-Apr-2021 12:50 PM EDT

How to keep automated electric vehicles safe

Having your social media account hacked is a pain. Having your credit card account hacked can be devastating. Having your new electric vehicle hacked could be disastrous.

University of Georgia | 27-Apr-2021 12:10 PM EDT

Newswise: ORNL licenses revolutionary AI system to General Motors for automotive use
ORNL licenses revolutionary AI system to General Motors for automotive use

The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has licensed its award-winning artificial intelligence software system, the Multinode Evolutionary Neural Networks for Deep Learning, to General Motors for use in vehicle technology and...

Oak Ridge National Laboratory | 27-Apr-2021 10:00 AM EDT

Newswise: Vision test for autonomous cars
Vision test for autonomous cars

Cars that autonomously navigate from A to B are expected to be a common sight in a few years from now. But road approval is still a long way off. One important aspect: How can we tell a self-driving car has become "blind" with age, i.e., its sensors...

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology | 27-Apr-2021 5:05 AM EDT

Newswise: Mapping Performance Variations to See How Lithium-Metal Batteries Fail
Mapping Performance Variations to See How Lithium-Metal Batteries Fail

Scientists have identified the primary cause of failure in a state-of-the-art lithium-metal battery, of interest for long-range electric vehicles: electrolyte depletion.

Brookhaven National Laboratory | 19-Apr-2021 10:10 AM EDT

Discount on charging electric cars helps to solve traffic jams

Charging electric cars can put a strain on the electricity grid. And commuting to work by car can cause traffic congestion.

University of Groningen | 15-Apr-2021 3:45 PM EDT

New early warning system for self-driving cars

A team of researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has developed a new early warning system for vehicles that uses artificial intelligence to learn from thousands of real traffic situations.

Technical University of Munich | 30-Mar-2021 12:15 PM EDT

Newswise: Commercial Truck Electrification is Within Reach
Commercial Truck Electrification is Within Reach

Researchers from the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the University of California, Los Angeles published a new study that makes the case for prioritizing public policy to help move long-haul trucking...

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory | 16-Mar-2021 7:00 AM EDT

Rise of Connected Autonomous Vehicles Will Require New Models for Managing Traffic

Future roads will likely carry autonomous vehicles that communicate with one another in a system where vehicles relay information — like destination, speed, or upcoming lane change — and then receive real-time feedback about decisions like route...

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) | 15-Mar-2021 12:10 PM EDT

Newswise: UMD study finds the fuel efficiency of one car may be cancelled by your next car purchase
UMD study finds the fuel efficiency of one car may be cancelled by your next car purchase

In a recent collaborative study led by the University of Maryland (UMD), researchers find that consumers tend to buy something less fuel efficient than they normally would for their second car after springing for an eco-friendly vehicle.

University of Maryland, College Park | 2-Mar-2021 3:50 PM EST

Newswise:Video Embedded cooperative-eco-driving-automation-improves-energy-efficiency-and-safety
VIDEO
Cooperative eco-driving automation improves energy efficiency and safety

Connected, automated vehicles promise to save energy and improve safety. Michigan Tech engineers propose a modeling framework for cooperative driving. Simulation results show that the cooperative automated eco-driving algorithm saves energy — 7%...

Michigan Technological University | 2-Mar-2021 3:25 PM EST

Newswise: NAU leading NSF grant that looks at the potential for drones in responding to forest fires
NAU leading NSF grant that looks at the potential for drones in responding to forest fires

The grant, led by SICCS professors Fatemeh Afghah and Abolfazi Razi and Regents' professor Peter Fulé, will give firefighters a better situational awareness about the fire environment; provide up-to-date information on where the fire is; and help...

Northern Arizona University | 2-Mar-2021 12:25 PM EST

Newswise: Study of auto recalls shows carmakers delay announcements until they can ‘hide in the herd’
Study of auto recalls shows carmakers delay announcements until they can ‘hide in the herd’

Automotive recalls are occurring at record levels, but seem to be announced after inexplicable delays. A research study of 48 years of auto recalls announced in the United States finds carmakers frequently wait to make their announcements until...

Indiana University | 22-Feb-2021 12:05 AM EST

Newswise: Solar awnings over parking lots help companies and customers
Solar awnings over parking lots help companies and customers

Michigan Tech engineers look into the untapped potential of parking lots in a study that investigates the energy-related benefits of developing charging stations powered with solar canopies built into the parking infrastructure of large-scale...

Michigan Technological University | 10-Feb-2021 10:55 AM EST

People Blame a Vehicle’s Automated System More Than Its Driver When Accidents Happen

A new study in the journal Risk Analysis found that people are more likely to blame a vehicle’s automation system and its manufacturer than its human driver when a crash occurs.

Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) | 3-Feb-2021 9:00 AM EST

Newswise: Supercomputers Used to Develop Longer-Lasting, Faster-Charging Batteries
Supercomputers Used to Develop Longer-Lasting, Faster-Charging Batteries

Supercomputers funded by the National Science Foundation are being used to develop more reliable and efficient electric vehicles and other products by focusing on the batteries that power them.

University of California San Diego | 29-Jan-2021 1:00 PM EST

Newswise:Video Embedded braking-dust
VIDEO
Braking dust

The broad introduction of particle filters reduced the emission of combustion generated fine and ultrafine particles significantly. As a result, brake disc and tire abrasion are moving into the focus of public health experts and engineers, given...

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology | 26-Jan-2021 8:10 AM EST

Newswise: Automakers delay recalls to minimize stock penalties, avoid being the first safety issue in news cycle, study shows
Automakers delay recalls to minimize stock penalties, avoid being the first safety issue in news cycle, study shows

An initial recall by one firm prompts clusters of additional recalls in close proximity by competitor firms, according to “Hiding in the Herd: The Product Recall Clustering Phenomenon,” forthcoming in Manufacturing and Service Operations...

University of Notre Dame | 18-Jan-2021 2:55 PM EST

Newswise: New engine capability accelerates advanced vehicle research
New engine capability accelerates advanced vehicle research

In the quest for advanced vehicles with higher energy efficiency and ultra-low emissions, Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers are accelerating a research engine that gives scientists and engineers an unprecedented view inside the atomic-level...

Oak Ridge National Laboratory | 21-Dec-2020 5:40 PM EST

close
0.1333