Essays about: "Euro NCAP"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Euro NCAP.

  1. 1. Injury prevention in vehicle side collisions

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Olof Lidström; Oscar Edling; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In America around 30% of all fatal car collisions are a result of side collisions. Furthermore, in Europe between 28% to 38% of all side collisions results in serious injury or death. There are existing protection systems to minimize the risk of injury. READ MORE

  2. 2. Color Features for Boosted Pedestrian Detection

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Niklas Hansson; [2015]
    Keywords : Pedestrian detection; boosting; color self similarity; color features;

    Abstract : The car has increasingly become more and more intelligent throughout the years. Today's radar and vision based safety systems can warn a driver and brake the vehicle automatically if obstacles are detected. Research projects such as the Google Car have even succeeded in creating fully autonomous cars. READ MORE

  3. 3. Study of Vehicle-to-Pedestrian Interactions with FEM – Evaluation of Upper Leg Test Methods using a Human Body Model

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH); KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH)

    Author : David Morén; Georg Pehrs; [2013]
    Keywords : FEM Simulations; Human Body Model; THUMS; Euro NCAP; Upper Leg Test Methods; Positioning; Vehicle-to-Pedestrian Interactions; Impactor; Subsystem Testing; FEM-simuleringar; Humanmodell; THUMS; Euro NCAP; Testmetoder för Lårben Höft; Positionering; Fotgängarkollisioner; Impaktorer; Test med Delsystem;

    Abstract : The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) performs several different tests to evaluate vehicles and rate their safety. Some of these tests are subsystem tests made to mimic different body parts of a pedestrian in an interaction with a vehicle. READ MORE

  4. 4. Definition of restraint components for vehicle occupant safety : Using Design of Experiments

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kvalitetsteknik

    Author : Anna Malmqvist; [2012]
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    Abstract : The Master thesis has been carried out at Autoliv B.V. & Co. KG in Dachau, which is a global automotive safety corporation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Windscreen study using a free moving headform : An investigation of windscreen behaviour when subjected to headform impact

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för teknik och samhälle

    Author : Magdalena Wingren; [2011]
    Keywords : PVB laminated windscreen; pedestrian; impact; free moving headform;

    Abstract : Pedestrian protection performance becomes more and more in focus for the car manufactures and systems to reduce injury risk are under development. A wider understanding of both the present and the future windscreen performance in free moving headform testing is needed to optimize these systems. READ MORE