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April 2017

EVER Conference 2017 in Monaco

The Twelft International Conference on Ecological Vehicles and Renewable Energies (EVER) was held between April 11-13 in Monaco. The OPTEMUS team was well represented at the EVER Conference with the following presentations:

Gero Mimberg (IKA, RWTH Aachen): “Battery Concept to Minimize the Climate-Related Reduction of Electric Vehicles Driving Range”
Alois Steiner (Virtual Vehicle Research Center): “Reducing the […]

November 2016

One-day dissemination event “Improving energy efficieny in electric vehicle” in Bologna, Italy

Increasing the range of electric vehicles remains one of the biggest challenges in the automotive industry. So 38 partners from 3 EU-funded projects organised a one-day event to share their insights on the latest trends and technologies to improve energy efficiency in electric vehicles.

One hundred participants got together during this informative day, on November 24, […]

IEEE 19th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC 2016) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Giovanni De Nunzio (IFP Energies nouvelles) presented a work entitled “A Model-Based Eco-Routing Strategy for Electric Vehicles in Large Urban Networks” at the IEEE 19th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSC 2016) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on November 4th 2016. A novel eco-routing navigation strategy and energy consumption modeling approach for electric vehicles […]

“Mobilität querdenken” conference in Würzburg, Germany

Andrés Caldevilla (DENSO) held a presentation with the title “Technology roadmapping for the identification of intelligent mobility solutions” at the conference “Mobilität querdenken” in Würzburg Germany, where the OPTEMUS project was mentioned as one roadmap project.

September 2016

General Assembly Meeting in Graz, Austria

The OPTEMUS General Assembly meeting successfully took place on 12. and 13. of September 2016 at the Virtual Vehicle Research Center in Graz. Participants from each of the 15 partners came to Graz, to discuss the actual project status and the further steps in the project.

May 2016

The Future of Electric Vehicles Conference in Frankfurt, Germany

Andrés Caldevilla presented the paper “The DENSO roadmap to a safe and healthy society” at the conference “The Future of Electric Vehicles” (Frankfurt, May 2016), which mentions the OPTEMUS project as one of DENSOs roadmap projects to a safe and healthy society. Further he also was part of the “expert panel” after the presentation session.

April 2016

Save the date: 24.11.2016 – One-day dissemination event in Bologna, Italy

Increasing the range of electric vehicles remains one of the biggest challenges in the automotive industry. As a result, 38 partners from 3 EU-funded projects have decided to organise a one-day event to share their insights on the latest trends and technologies to improve energy efficiency in electric vehicles.

What’s in it for you?

– You’ll learn […]

March 2016

8th International Conference on Advanced Suspensions Systems in Mainz, Germany

Giordano Greco (Magneti Marelli) participated at the 8th International Conference on Advanced Suspensions Systems (8-10 March in Mainz, Germany). He presented the paper “An efficient architecture for a hydraulic regenerative shock absorber” and explicitly mentioned the OPTEMUS project as  the context in which this research activity has been carried out. The development of regenerative dampers is […]

December 2015

European Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress in Brussels

Andrés Caldevilla (Denso) presented the paper “The DENSO roadmap to a safe and healthy society”, at the European Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress (EEVC) 2015 in Brussels. It mentions the OPTEMUS project as one of DENSOs roadmap projects to a safe and healthy society. Further he also was part of the “expert […]

EU Project Day in Brussels

A poster of the OPTEMUS project was presented at the “The European Project Day”, which took place on the 1st of December in Brussels in the framework of the “European Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress”. This special day aimed at providing the audience with a complete overview of the different programs supported by […]