Essays about: "Platooning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the word Platooning.

  1. 1. Scenario Planning Analysis of the Industry of Commercial Vehicles - A Strategic Outlook

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Simon Svanberg; Casper Österlind; [2021-07-09]
    Keywords : Commercial vehicle industry; Truck; MDT; HDT; Scenario planning; Trend; Technological Transitions; Vehicle-to-vehicle; V2V; Platooning; Fuel cell electric vehicle; FCEV;

    Abstract : The industry of commercial vehicles is undergoing significant changes that affect activities of the complete value chain, as well as how the truck is operated. The industry is shaped by the trends of sustainable and safe transportations, vehicle autonomy, and connectivity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Platoon Coordination under Signal Temporal Logic Specifications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Akash Singh; [2020]
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    Abstract : Autonomous Driving has been hailed as one of the biggest game-changers for solving a lots of problems of the future, such as traffic congestion, efficiency of transportation, carbon emissions, road safety etc. Vehicle platooning has been a well studied idea in this field for efficient highway driving, which has been around since a few decades now. READ MORE

  3. 3. Visualizing simulations of heavy duty vehicle platooning : A participatory design study

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Erik Strid; [2020]
    Keywords : Platooning; Simulation; Information Visualization; Participatory Design.;

    Abstract : Research in automatic control has enabled trucks to use adaptive cruise control to drive very close to each other and form platoons. This reduces drag and improves efficiency by lowering fuel consumption. READ MORE

  4. 4. Refined model for calculating the dynamic amplification factor for road bridges

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Byggnadsmekanik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper

    Author : Jens Bergenudd; [2020]
    Keywords : Dynamics; Dynamic amplification factor; Dynamic impact factor; Platooning; Soil-structure interaction; Vehicle-bridge interaction; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The objective of the thesis is to simulate and evaluate vehicle-bridge interaction (VBI) due to road surface irregularities and soil-structure interaction (SSI) with different vehicle models and suspension properties. Parameter studies will be carried out for integral and slab bridges. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimal Cooperative Platooning Using Micro-Transactions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för systemteknik

    Author : Philip Ahl; [2020]
    Keywords : platooning; optimal control; dynamic programming; convoy; platoon; scania; micro-transactions; decentralized;

    Abstract : The urge to consume does not seem to stop, thus, the need for transportation of goods will most likely not decrease. At the same time jurisdictions and regulations around greenhouse gas emissions are sharpening and pushing the industry towards a more environmentally friendly state. READ MORE