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2012-05-18
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Rohm offers the first mass-produced silicon carbide (SiC) 1200-V/100-A rated power modules comprised entirely of SiC power elements, claims the company.
2012-05-18
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New Denso system, Hyundai EV project demonstrate efficiencies from separate zones for climate control. A Delphi/General Motors project with a DOE grant evaluates use of thermoelectric modules for spot cooling in front-seat occupant zones.
2012-05-18
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The 106 open-wheel racecars vying for top honors at the 2012 Formula SAE Michigan challenge were design originals developed and built by collegiate engineering students.
2012-05-18
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Specifically designed for use in Formula 1, Isabellenhütte Heusler’s IVT-F integrated current sensor provides teams with a controlled means of acceleration.
2012-05-18
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The European Union in April adopted two regulations designed to enhance the safety of trucks with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 3500 kg and buses with more than eight passenger seats, according to InterRegs, an online resource for global vehicle safety and emissions regulations.
2012-05-18
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NHTSA (U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) on May 16 proposed a rule to require that new large commercial truck tractors and buses be equipped with an electronic stability control (ESC) system.
2012-05-17
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Today, mechanics refer to drawings prepared by manufacturing engineers, using mark-ups on the part to provide reference features and measurements, but there are problems with this approach.
2012-05-17
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Hirose offers a 0.5 mm (0.02 in) pitch flat flexible cable/flexible printed circuit connector that supports serial interface technology for picture transmission.
2012-05-17
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The VRAD-1510 low-power rotary actuator from Pangolin Laser Systems increases the speed and range of rotation of motor shaft movement.
2012-05-17
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Horton introduces an online application that offers users access to the company’s airflow management knowledge.
2012-05-17
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Spectronics’ OPK-541 Industrial Leak Detection Kit was designed to pinpoint the source of leaks in hydraulic equipment, compressors, engines, gearboxes, fuel, and other synthetic and petroleum-based fluid systems.
2012-05-17
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Technology Assistance BCNA 2010 offers a series of universal sensor and transducer interface integrated circuits with an extended temperature range.
2012-05-16
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Ford’s next-generation EcoBoost engine technology will likely feature some combination of aggressive cooled EGR, further advancements in valvetrain and turbocharger control, and engine downspeeding, with the goal of improving vehicle fuel economy by 25%. Engineers believe up to 40% brake thermal efficiency can be achieved from stoichiometric-regime engines at moderate cost.
2012-05-16
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Intended to achieve Platinum status in U.S. Green Building Council program, the new building incorporates 30 BASF technologies and is projected to use 20% less energy than would a building made with conventional construction technologies.
2012-05-16
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Increasing manufacturing scale is critical in getting lithium-ion battery costs down; it will not be nearly enough to reach the U.S. Advanced Battery Consortium target of $150/kW·h by 2020.
2012-05-16
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The need to increase air traffic capacity and productivity within a cost-conscious Indian environment has led to the design of an open architecture ATM model with high performance characteristics.
2012-05-16
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Vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) technologies address three key automotive trends: improving safety, conserving fuel, and reducing emissions. But there are still questions about whether this communications technology will ever make it onto vehicles.
2012-05-16
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As the U.S. Department of Transportation prepares for field tests that will help it decide whether to mandate vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communications, potential suppliers are focusing on safety and security issues.
2012-05-15
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Honeywell patent for R-1234yf revoked by European Patent Office, but company appeals and files additional patents. R-1234yf supply situation unlikely to improve until October. Cost issue creates possible opportunity for blend refrigerants. Refrigerant counterfeiting problems hit military.
2012-05-15
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Idle-stop may add to city fuel economy and is eligible for 2.9 g/mi carbon credits, so it is starting to appear as a U.S. option. Need for A/C operation leads to evaluation of evaporators with thermal storage in waxes. Delphi promises U.S. OE installation for 2015, following low-volume Behr system in European BMW 7 Series.
2012-05-15
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Preventing virus-compromised codes from causing disarray in the automated machines that handle crucial welding, assembly, and other tasks on the factory floor is gaining traction as an industry priority.
2012-05-14
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Ford on May 3 celebrated the opening of Ford Thailand Manufacturing (FTM), a new $450 million state-of-the-art passenger-vehicle manufacturing plant in Rayong. The first product out of FTM will be the Focus.
2012-05-14
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As Vehicle Engineering Manager for the Ford Escape, Ron Razzano is used to overcoming obstacles, managing hundreds of often-conflicting vehicle attributes. In his free time, Razzano also goes to great lengths to face challenges, often the peaks of some of the world’s top mountain ranges.
2012-05-14
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For commercial truckers and fleet owners, communications between vehicles could improve both fuel economy and safety. While the benefits can be significant, regulators question whether the technology will be adopted if it’s not required.
2012-05-14
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The first GTL knowledge product to launch focuses on ground vehicle electrification. Built from the ground up using agile-development techniques, with multiple interactions with industry-based testers, SAE’s GTL-EV is a unique subscription product.
2012-05-14
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In PPI's 2012 study on OEM-supplier relations, two OEMs gained higher marks in dealing with Tier 1s, and two OEMs declined.
2012-05-11
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The company says the philosophy behind the new pavers is threefold: lower consumption, lower emissions, and lower costs.
2012-05-11
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Osram has developed a Web-based smart phone app for designers of exterior automotive lighting called the Automotive Signal LED Selector. Available for the iPhone, Android, or Blackberry OS, or any device with a Web browser, the tool provides lighting designers and engineers with a mobile, convenient, and easy-to-use tool to select the right LEDs for the application. 
2012-05-09
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Head of Fiat and Abarth Design, Roberto Giolito, regards multipurpose vehicle design as being "under-explored" and explains what Fiat is doing about it via the new 500L.
2012-05-09
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Changing from alloy to composite materials for engine fan blades is an identified path to reducing overall engine weight by a significant amount—typically up to 1000 lb.
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