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Highlights from the Industrial Advisory Board meeting

27 November 2020

On the 24th of November a second productive meeting with our Industrial Advisory Board took place. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions this meeting was held online. Three international industry experts joined the meeting: Frederik Naujoks from BMW (Germany), Richard Schram from EURO NCAP (Belgium) and Jean-Marc Tissot from Valeo (France). First the MEDIATOR Executive Board presented the progress of …

Partner in the spotlight: TUC

23 November 2020

Chemnitz University of Technology (TUC) is involved in the MEDIATOR project with the Research Group of Cognitive and Engineering Psychology led by Prof. Dr. Josef Krems and with the Professorship of Communications Engineering led by Prof. Dr. Klaus Mößner. The Research Group of Cognitive and Engineering Psychology deals especially with the motivational aspects for the take-over and hand-over a …

MEDIATOR behind the scenes: use cases

20 October 2020

The Mediator system generally focusses on all driving scenarios with vehicles up to SAE level 5 automation. To develop and evaluate the Mediator system within the MEDIATOR project however, this scope will need to be reduced. For this purpose, a set of use cases was defined in the beginning of the project. During the first advisory board meeting several board members indicated that the MEDIATOR …

Towards full vehicle automation (TRA2020)

05 March 2020

The MEDIATOR project will contribute to the 8th Transport Research Arena (TRA2020, April 27-30, Helsinki) through the submission and presentation of a paper on the mediator system for partly automated vehicles. The title of this paper (written by Nicole van Nes, Ingrid van Schagen, Diane Cleij, Michiel Christoph, Bram Bakker) is: ‘Towards full vehicle automation: mediating between human and t …

Partner in the spotlight: Kongsberg Maritime

27 February 2020

Kongsberg Maritime is one of 3 business areas within the Kongsberg Group (KOG) which is an international, knowledge-based group that supplies high-technology systems and solutions to customers in the oil and gas industry, the merchant marine, and the defense and aerospace industries. Kongsberg Maritime delivers products and systems for positioning, navigation, automation, propulsion, steering and …

Partner in the spotlight: NLR

27 February 2020

The Royal Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) is a leading international research centre for aerospace in the Netherlands. Supported by its multidisciplinary expertise and research facilities, NLR provides innovative and integral solutions for the complex challenges in the aerospace sector. NLR’s activities span the full spectrum of Research Development Test & Evaluation. NLR thereby bridges t …