• The Håkan Frisinger Award 2017
  • Jonas Sjöberg
  • Professor of Mechatronics and Head of the Mechatronic research group, Chalmers, Gothenburg, Sweden

 Photo: CTH


The Håkan Frisinger Foundation's Award 2017 and Seminar 2018, Programme and registration now available

The Håkan Frisinger Foundation for Means of Transport Research awards its 2017 scholarship to Professor Jonas Sjöberg, Chalmers University of Technology for his extensive research work on safe autonomous vehicles with low-emissions for a sustainable future.

Jonas Sjöberg has successfully developed the area elektromobility, active safety and autonomous driving. Along with his research group at Chalmers, he has worked on system aspects, dimensioning, modelling and control both in the area of of hybrid powertrains, and active and autonomous vehicles.

The scholarship will be awarded by the Håkan Frisinger Foundation at a seminar jointly organised by Chalmers and the VREF held on:

  • Time: Tuesday, 29 May, 2018, from 13.00 to 16.00
  • Place: Chalmerska Huset, Södra Hamngatan 11, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Language: Swedish and English
  • No fee
  • Mandatory registration requested: Link to registration, here
  • Dead-line for registration: 15 May, 2018

Programme in SwedishPDF (pdf, 634 kB)

  • 13.00-13.30 VREF och Chalmers hälsar välkommen & stipendieceremoni under ledning av Torbjörn Holmström, ordförande VREF

  • 13.30-14.00 Stipendiat professor Jonas Sjöberg, Chalmers tekniska högskola
  • "Historien bakom avancerad forskning: från neuronnät till självkörande bilar "

  • 14.00-14.10 Bensträckare
  • 14.10-14.30 Bo Wahlberg, professor i reglerteknik, KTH, Stockholm
    "Reglerteori för autonoma system"

  • 14:30-15:50 Nicolce Murgovski, Docent i mekatronik, Chalmers tekniska högskola
    "Solving for the optimal plant design and control in electromobility and active safety. How fast can we do it?"
  • (denna presentation hålls på engelska)
  •  
  • 14.50-15.10 Föreläsning av Erik Coelingh, teknikrådgivare vid Zenuity AB samt adjungerad professor Mekatronik, Chalmers tekniska högskola
  • "Hur kan en självkörande bil ta säkra beslut?"
  • 15:10-16:00 Fika och mingel

Moderator: Sinisa Krajnovic, professor i strömningslära, Chalmers tekniska högskola


Details:

Event: Håkan Frisinger Foundation's Award 2017 and Seminar 2018

When: Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 13.00 -16.00

Where: Chalmerska Huset, Södra Hamngatan 11, Gothenburg, Sweden

Language: Swedish and English

No fee but mandatory registration requested

Link to registration, here

Dead-line for registration: 15 May, 2018

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