During the 2012 Winter Workshop, students and advisors will have the opportunity to take part in specialized training by Platinum-level competition sponsor and Winter Workshop co-host dSPACE, Inc.
On Saturday, Tobias Eifler of dSPACE will teach teams how to model a parallel hybrid vehicle with dSPACE’s ASM software. Using a demo application and hands-on exercises, EcoCAR 2 teams will use the software for drivetrain modification and battery and E-Drive integration.
During Sunday’s training sessions, teams will be given an introductory workshop on HIL Test Automation with dSPACE’s AutomationDesk from Joe Cassar of dSPACE. This training session will focus on fundamental concepts of test automation projects and how to use AutomationDesk via hands-on exercises and web-based training.
dSPACE, Inc. is just one of many competition-level sponsors that will be providing education presentations and training sessions for students at the Winter Workshop in Austin. Other sponsors offering sessions include General Motors, Freescale, A123 Systems, AVL, Siemens, CD-adapco, Vector.