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Intelligent Vehicles: From Functional Framework to Vehicle Architecture C1615

Considering the increasing demand for vehicle intelligence, more and more students, engineers and researchers are involved in this field. It can be challenging, however, to gain an understanding of the growing variety of intelligent vehicle technologies and how they must function together effectively as a system. 

This course provides an overview of state-of-the-art intelligent vehicles, presents a systematic framework for intelligent technologies and vehicle-level architecture, and introduces testing methodologies to evaluate individual and integrated intelligent functions.

Learning Objectives

By attending this program, you will be able to:

Identify key enabling technology of intelligent vehicles

Describe intelligent functions under the proposed technology framework

Recognize integration and calibration approaches for intelligent vehicles

Describe testing methodologies to evaluate intelligent functions

Identify challenges and trends in the field of intelligent vehicles

Who Should Attend
This course is designed for engineers, calibrators, researchers, testing technicians, and other technical personnel involved in intelligent vehicle components, systems, or vehicle architectures

Attendees should have an undergraduate engineering degree and fundamental vehicle and component knowledge



o  Benefits

o  Definition and Development Stage

o  State-of-the-art

Technology Framework

o  Sensing System

o  Information Fusion

o  Intelligent Decision-making

o  Control and Execution

o  Safety and Security



Vehicle Architecture

o  Intelligent Control Structure

o  Integration and Calibration

Testing and Evaluation

o  Single Function

o  Combined Function 

o  Integrated Function

Challenges and Trends

o  Network Security

o  Laws and Policies

o  Infrastructures 

Yin, Chengliang

Dr. Chengliang Yin is currently a Full Professor with Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, where he is also the Vice Dean with the Institute of Automotive Engineering and the Vice Director with the National Engineering Laboratory for Automotive Electronic Control Technology. He is also currently an Advanced Technical Adviser with the Shanghai Automobile and Dongfeng Automotive Group. His research interests include automotive electronics, hybrid electric vehicles and intelligent vehicles. Dr. Yin earned Master’s and Ph.D. degrees in vehicle engineering from Jilin University and was awarded the General Motors Innovative Talent in Automotive Industry Award in 2009.

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Fees: $529.00
SAE Members: $423.00 - $476.00

1.3 CEUs
You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.

To register, click Register button at the top of this page and submit the online form, or contact SAE Customer Service at 1-877-606-7323 (724/776-4970 outside the U.S. and Canada) or at