Lighting goes digital
Headlights move towards full integration with sensors, adjusting to
turns and other driving conditions, while high-intensity discharge
and light-emitting-diode technologies see continued growth.
2004 technology in review
AEI editors look back at some of the most significant engineering
and innovation stories of the past year.
The age of digital experience
SAE 100 Future look: Automotive historians will remember the
beginning of the 21st century as a defining moment in the history
of an industry.
Simplifying advanced computing
SAE 100 Future look: There is no doubt the world is changing.
Global competition and sourcing, cost pressures, safety, and
environmental concerns are just a few evolving realities facing the
automotive industry today.
Up-front simulation for innovation
SAE 100 Future look: For over a decade, research has proven that 70
to 80% of a vehicle's development and manufacturing cost is
determined by decisions taken during the very early concept and
Build, test, review, and improve
SAE 100 Future look: It is truly amazing to consider how much
product design and development has changed in the last