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6 11, 2020

The ACHILES Brake system concept

2020-11-06T08:42:51+00:00November 6th, 2020|

Running an electric vehicle efficiently means avoiding frictional braking whenever possible. Deceleration only by the regeneration mode of the electric engine is sufficient for most of the standard vehicle use [...]

6 11, 2020

Rapid design and optimisation using low-fidelity models and their control strategies

2020-11-06T08:42:32+00:00November 6th, 2020|

Within the ACHILES project, low-fidelity models and control strategies have been developed for a generic representation of the Chassis systems. They will be used in the simulation environment to optimize [...]

6 11, 2020

The ACHILES Virtual Simulation Platform

2020-11-06T08:41:39+00:00November 6th, 2020|

Prior to the physical integration into the demonstrator, a digital twin (see image below) of the overall vehicle using high fidelity models is being integrated on the ACHILES virtual simulation [...]

6 11, 2020

Progress towards validation of the ACHILES concept

2020-11-06T08:39:52+00:00November 6th, 2020|

The ACHILES partners defined 52 tests for components and subsystems. The tests goals are to validate: the new wheel and brake concept; the central computing platform; the vehicle dynamics; and [...]

21 10, 2020

ACHILES at the H2020 road transport research results conference

2020-10-21T12:18:04+00:00October 21st, 2020|

The project coordinator VUB will present an overview on the ACHILES innovations at the H2020 road transport research results conference on 1 December, in the session between 9:30 and 12:30. [...]

13 03, 2020

ACHILES at GoMobility Exhibition

2020-03-13T14:44:47+00:00March 13th, 2020|

ACHILES project partner TECNALIA represented the project consortium at the GoMobility on 11 March.  ACHILES was part of the GoMobility’s poster exhibition and  presentation sessions. GoMobility is a meeting point [...]

14 02, 2020

Requirements and test specifications for the ACHILES Battery Electric Vehicle

2020-10-29T14:10:06+00:00February 14th, 2020|

The full requirements and specifications for the 3rd generation ACHILES Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) have been defined. The brake and drivetrain were designed for the special requirements of EVs and [...]

10 01, 2020

Second E-VOLVE Cluster Newsletter

2020-01-10T11:02:17+00:00January 10th, 2020|

Find out more about the recent activities of the E-VOLVE Cluster by downloading its 2nd newsletter!

4 10, 2019

First ACHILES Newsletter

2019-10-28T13:49:38+00:00October 4th, 2019|

The first ACHILES newsletter has been sent! If you did not receive it you can read it here. Be sure to subscribe to our mailing list.

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