Project News


Silver Medal at the iENA 2015

2015-11-26
The patent "System und Verfahren zur Antriebs- und Bremsmomentregelung in Elektrofahrzeugen mit Einzelradantrieb" has received the Silver Medal at the International Specialized Trade Show for "Ideas - Inventions - New Products" iENA in Nuremberg, Germany, October 27-30, 2015.

Presentation at the IEEE ICON 2015

2015-11-26
Valentin Ivanov (Ilmenau University of Technology) presented the paper "All-Wheel-Drive Electric Vehicle with On-board Motors: Experimental Validation of the Motion Control Systems", which received the best paper award at the IEEE IECON 41st Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society in Yokohama, Japan, November 9-12, 2015.

Presentation at the IEEE ICM 2015

2014-09-29
Valentin Ivanov (Ilmenau University of Technology) presented the paper "Electric Vehicles with Individually Controlled Motors: Revisiting the ABS Design", which received the best paper award at the IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics in Nagoya, Japan, March 6-8, 2015.

Final Review Meeting

2014-10-21
The E-VECTOORC Final Review Meeting took place in Lommel, Belgium, October 16-17, 2014 (Photo).

Presentation at the ISTVS 2014

2014-09-29
Valentin Ivanov (Ilmenau University of Technology) presented the paper "Wheel Slip Control for All-Wheel Drive Electric Vehicles", which received the best paper award at the 18th ISTVS Conference in Seoul, Korea, September 22-25, 2014.

Presentation at IPG Apply & Innovate Conference 2014

2014-09-26
Dr. Aldo Sorniotti (University of Surrey) delivered the presentation "Torque-Vectoring Control for Fully Electric Vehicles: Model-Based Design, Simulation and Vehicle Testing" at the IPG Apply & Innovate Conference in Karlsruhe, Germany, September 24, 2014.

Presentation at EMC Europe 2014

2014-09-11
I.Echeverría (Instituto Tecnológico de Aragón) delivered the presentation "EMC mapping of a power train for fully electric 4 - wheel drive vehicle" at EMC Europe in Gothenburg, Sweden, September 1-4, 2014.

Dissemination Workshop

2014-09-18
The E-VECTOORC Dissemination Workshop took place in Gaydon (Photo 1, Photo 2). The presentations from the event can be downloaded via the link.

EMC Testing Session at Instituto Tecnológico de Aragón

2014-07-10
An Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) measurement session took a place at the state-of-the-art EMC anechoic test chamber of the Instituto Tecnológico de Aragón. The video with examples of the performed tests can be downloaded via the link.

Dissemination Workshop

2014-07-10
The E-VECTOORC Dissemination Workshop will take place in Heritage Motor Centre, Gaydon on 28th August. The dissemination event agenda can be downloaded via the link.

FISITA Special Session

2014-06-04
The E-VECTOORC Special Session took place in Maastricht during the FISITA 2014 World Automotive Congress. The report about this event can be downloaded here.

Article in the magazine "Virtual Vehicle"

2014-04-12
An article about the E-VECTOORC project including an interview with Dr. Phil Barber (Jaguar Land Rover) was published in the magazine "Virtual Vehicle".

Presentation at SAE World Congress

2014-04-12
Andrew Pennycott (University of Surrey) delivered the presentation "Control and Torque Allocation Techniques For Fully Electric Vehicle Driving Modes" at the SAE World Congress in Detroit, USA, April 8-10, 2014.

The 30-month review meeting

2014-03-26
The 30-month review meeting took place at the Instituto Technológico de Aragón in Zaragoza.

FISITA World Automotive Congress 2014 Special Session

2014-03-12
An E-VECTOORC special session is scheduled during the FISITA World Automotive Congress 2014 in Maastricht (The Netherlands). The main project results will be presented by the participants. The congress programme can be downloaded via the link.

The 27-month review meeting

2013-12-11
The 27-month review meeting took place in the form of a conference call on Thursday 12th December 2013.

Exhibition Award at the European Nanoelectronics Forum 2013

2013-11-29
E-VECTOORC received the 3rd Place Exhibition Award at the European Nanoelectronics Forum in Barcelona, Spain, November 27-28, 2013. E-VECTOORC was the only FP7 project to be awarded.
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Presentation at the Jornada FP7-Green Cars / Horizon 2020 - Green Vehicles

2013-11-22
Isaac Nadal (Aragon Institute of Technology) delivered a presentation about the E-VECTOORC project at the Jornada FP7-Green Cars / Horizon 2020 - Green Vehicles in Barcelona, Spain, November 19, 2013.

Presentation at the IECON 2013

2013-11-21
José Manuel Rodríguez (Aragon Institute of Technology) delivered the presentation "Active Vibration Control for Electric Vehicle Compliant Drivelines" at the 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society in Vienna, Austria, November 10-13, 2013.

Presentation at the National Czech Conference - Increasing operational safety of road vehicles

2013-11-07
Jaroslav Machan, Pavel Nedoma and Jiri Plihal (Skoda) delivered the presentation about the E-VECTOORC project at the National Czech Conference - Increasing operational safety of road vehicles in Vyskov, Czech Republic, November 5-6, 2013.

Presentation at the Joint EC / European Green Cars Initiative Workshop 2013

2013-10-25
Dr. Aldo Sorniotti (University of Surrey) delivered a poster presentation about the E-VECTOORC project at the Joint EC / European Green Cars Initiative Workshop in Brussels, Belgium, October 23, 2013.

Presentation at the IEEE SMC 2013

2013-10-17
Dr. Leonardo De Novellis (University of Surrey) delivered the presentation "Enhancing the Energy Efficiency of Fully Electric Vehicles via the Minimization of Motor Power Losses" at the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics at Manchester, UK, October 16, 2013.

The second year review meeting

2013-10-11
The year 2 review meeting took place at Flanders' Drive in Lommel.

E-VECTOORC Newsletter 2013

2013-07-13
The first project newsletter can be downloaded here.

Presentation at the EuroBrake 2013 Conference

2013-06-18
Valentin Ivanov (Ilmenau University of Technology) delivered the presentation "Experimental investigation of braking dynamics of electric vehicle" at the EuroBrake 2013 Conference in Dresden, Germany.

Presentation at AMAA 2013

2013-06-17
Manuel Gonzalez (CIDAUT) presented the poster and paper "Optimized Regenerative-Friction Braking Distribution in an Electric Vehicle with Four In-Wheel Motors" at the 17th International Forum on Advanced Microsystems for Automotive Applications (AMAA 2013) in Berlin, Germany.

The 21-month review meeting

2013-06-12
The 21-month review meeting took place in the form of a conference call on Wednesday 12th June 2013.

Dissemination Workshop

2013-05-13
The E-VECTOORC Dissemination Workshop took place in Graz. The report about this event will be published onto the web-site soon.

Land Rover press release

2013-04-25
Land Rover has published a press release dedicated to the E-VECTOORC project. The text can be downloaded here.

Flanders' Drive event

2013-04-25
Dirk Steenbeke (Flanders' Drive) and Andrew Pennycott (University of Surrey) presented the E-VECTOORC activities at the event "The next generation electric powertrain: challenges and opportunities" organised by Flanders' Drive in Lommel.

Presentation at SAE World Congress

2014-04-19
Leonardo De Novellis (University of Surrey) delivered the presentation "Optimal Wheel Torque Distribution for a Four-Wheel-Drive Fully Electric Vehicle" at the SAE World Congress in Detroit, USA, April 16-18, 2013.

Presentation at the Vehicle Dynamics and Control Symposium

2013-04-16
Aldo Sorniotti (University of Surrey) delivered the presentation "Torque-vectoring control for fully electric vehicles" at the Vehicle Dynamics and Control Symposium in Cambridge, UK.

The 18-month review meeting

2013-03-19
The 18-month review meeting took place at Skoda in Mlada Boleslav.

Presentation at the Expert Forensic Science Conference

2013-01-26
Jaroslav Machan, Pavel Nedoma and Jiri Plihal (Skoda) delivered the presentation "E-VECTOORC Project Introduction" at the XXII. International Conference ExFoS - Expert Forensic Science in Brno, Czech Republic, January 25-26, 2013.

E-VECTOORC dissemination event

2013-01-07
The E-VECTOORC dissemination event will be held in Graz, Austria, May 13, 2013. The programme can be downloaded here.

The 15-month review meeting

2012-12-11
The 15-month review meeting took place in the form of a conference call on Tuesday 11th December 2012.

Presentation at the FISITA 2012 World Automotive Congress

2012-11-28
Valentin Ivanov (Ilmenau University of Technology) delivered the presentation "Advanced Cost Functions for Evaluation of Lateral Vehicle Dynamics" at the FISITA 2012 World Automotive Congress in Beijing, China, November 27-30, 2012.

SimVec 2012 Conference

2012-11-23
Bernhard Knauder (ViF) delivered the presentation "Modellierung von Informationskanälen für den Einsatz in Simulationsumgebungen" at the SimVec 2012 Conference in Baden-Baden, November 20-21, 2012.

The first year review meeting

2012-10-11
The year 1 review meeting took place at the European Commission in Brussels.

The project meeting

2012-07-26
The project meeting dedicated to WP3 and WP4 took place at Ilmenau University of Technology.

3rd "European Green Cars Initiative" Projects Clustering Event

2012-07-13
Dr. Aldo Sorniotti (University of Surrey) delivered a presentation about the E-VECTOORC project at the 3rd "European Green Cars Initiative" Projects Clustering Event, 11-12 July, Brussels. Presentations link.

The 9-month review meeting

2012-06-13
The 9-month review meeting took place in the form of a conference call on Wednesday 13th June 2012.

Presentation at the Electric Vehicle Symposium EVS26

2012-05-18
Dr. Leonardo De Novellis (University of Surrey) delivered the presentation "Torque Vectoring for Electric Vehicles with Individually Controlled Motors: State-of-the-Art and Future Developments" at the Electric Vehicle Symposium EVS26 at Los Angeles, California, May 6-9, 2012.

Special Session

2012-01-06
The E-VECTOORC consortium will organize a Special Session "Computational Methods for Electric Vehicles" at the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Engineering Solutions. The call for Papers can be downloaded here:
FEV Session


The 6-months review meeting

2012-03-20
The 6-month review meeting took place at Flanders' Drive in Lommel.

The 4th IQPC Congress Electric Vehicles

2012-01-06
Miguel Dhaens (Flanders' Drive) delivered the invited presentation "Recuperative Braking in EVs: Flemish and European Initiatives" at the 4th IQPC International Congress about Electric Vehicles 2011 in Berlin, Germany.

The 3-month review meeting

2011-12-02
The 3-month review meeting took place in the form of a conference call on Friday 2nd December 2011.

Press Release

2011-10-17
The first press release of E-VECTOORC is available in Czech, Spanish and German languages.
Czech
Spanish
German


Press Release

2011-09-28
The first press release of E-VECTOORC is available.
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Kick-Off Meeting

2011-09-01
The project E-VECTOORC has started. The kick-off meeting took place at University of Surrey in Guildford. The press release is coming soon.