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Automotive flywheel technology for improved efficiency and performance

F-Boost: 200kW electro-mechanical flywheel module (>4kW/kg) for high performance car segment A new generation of modular electro-mechanical flywheel energy storage systems are being developed for integration into different vehicle types and powertrain architectures. The ultra-high-power density of the flywheel provides an effective hybrid solution for conventional ICE powered vehicles and is equally suited to hybridise […]

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20 Years CTI – Transmission Improvement by Architecture and Components

Prof. Dr Robert Fischer, Chief Technology Officer, Engineering, AVL List GmbH Plenary Speaker at CTI SYMPOSIUM on 30 November 2021 at 08:45 am The last twenty years have been characterized by a continuous evolution of conventional transmission architectures (MTs, ATs, CVTs) but have also seen the introduction of new types like the dual-clutch transmission (DCT) […]

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BorgWarner’s Integrated Drive Module (iDM)

Matthew Vanderlip, iDM Solutions Architect & Manager, System Strategy & Platform Engineerings, BorgWarner Efficient system integration for the EV market With an ever-growing trend towards electric propulsion there is also an increasing demand for flexible electrification components that meet the requirements of different vehicle architectures. By permanently enhancing the portfolio through development of innovative technologies […]

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Fluid thinking: Changing requirements in lubricant and coolant technologies have led to a versatile, multipurpose solution

The drive toward electrification is impacting every single area of drivetrain development, and lubrication is no exception. In the case of TotalEnergies, the company has been developing a range of dedicated EV fluids, under the brand Quartz EV-Drive MP, able to act as both a transmission lubricant and motor coolant. Hakim El Bahi, a research […]

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All-round effective end-of-line test benches for e-drives

Image caption: Standardization of test benches for e-drives at top quality teamtechnik Group in Freiberg/Germany has thoroughly standardized its system platform for end-of-line test benches. This results in a reduction in development and delivery times and also in the costs for the test benches. At the same time, their quality of testing sets new standards. […]

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The Chairman of CTI SYMPOSIUM GERMANY about the event and topic plans for 2021

The road to carbon neutral power- and drivetrains – a balancing act between drive technologies and green energy carriers The megatrends of the automotive industry over the next few decades are clearly defined. The hype regarding autonomous driving and mobility services has faded and almost only business case-oriented development is being carried out. However, the […]

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CTI is delighted to welcome Punch Powertrain as a long-standing partner once again at the Digital Edition of the European CTI Symposium

“As a global supplier of innovative and fuel-efficient powertrain solutions, we believe that CTI Berlin is an excellent platform to showcase our latest solutions and exchange ideas with market leaders. A constant dialogue is vital to grasp the ever-changing trends in the dynamic automotive market. CTI Berlin represents an ideal place for us to follow […]

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Hydrogen from production to vehicle application

The energy providers, communities and automotive industry are working on the energy and mobility transformation. The production, distribution, usage of hydrogen as well as the development and application of efficient technologies vital for a successful turnaround. During the CTI SYMPOSIUM EUROPE leading experts form the energy and automobile sector are discussing the future of hydrogen […]

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