• About: Technologies for Increased Autonomy in a Functional Safe Environment
  • Chair: Tim Edwards (Horiba Mira)
  • Subgroups: Sensing, System Engineering ¦ Machine Control ¦ Validation & Verification ¦ Standards & Safety

Research Advisory Board

  • About: Providing guidance to the Steering Committee and to other workstreams
  • Chair: Kevin Vincent (Coventry University)
  • More details: The AESIN Research Advisory Board is designed to provide strategic guidance to the AESIN Steering Committee and technical guidance to all the AESIN workstreams.
  • The Advisory Board helps ensure that AESIN is aware of and can exploit effectively, relevant collaborative research opportunities funded in part or whole by national and international funding bodies such as UKRI, Innovate UK, UK Research Council, Horizon 2020 etc.

Clean and Connected Mobility

  • About: Enabling Technology for V2X in a Low Carbon & Secure Data Environment
  • Chair: Gary Bray (Siemens Mobility)
  • Subgroups: Connected Infrastructure ¦ Data & Services ¦ Comms. Technology ¦ Impacts of Connectivity on Low Carbon Transport ¦ Data Integrity & Reliability
  • More details: This work is aligned with the Automotive Council UK “Intelligent Connected Vehicles” forum and the Transport Technology Forum (TTF). This workstream builds on the work done by AESIN members in the UKCITE Project:

Automotive Security

  • About: Define and establish Digital Resilience and Survivability approach
  • Chairs: Peter Davies (Thales) / Paul Wooderson (Horiba Mira)
  • Subgroups: Security Best Practice Methodology ¦ Certification ¦ Vulnerability Disclosure ¦ Cyber MOT ¦ Security Landscape
  • More details: The group will prioritise the Automotive Electronics security elements according to Industry demand and work closely with the Automotive Council UK and Zenzic.

More Electric Powertrain

  • About: Enabling Technology of the next Generation Electric Vehicles
  • Chairs: Rob Millar (Williams Advanced Engineering) / Dr. Alastair McGibbon (CSA Catapult) / Andrew Ashby (BAE Systems)
  • Subgroups: RESS (Renewable Energy Storage Systems) ¦ PEMD (Power Electronics, Machines & Drives) ¦ Charging Grid ¦ Cross Sector PEUK (Power Electronics UK)
  • More details: Electric Powertrains are transforming the road vehicle of the future. Electric Vehicles offer energy efficient and low CO2 solutions building on latest Storage, Power Electronics (Wide Band Gap technology), eMachines, Drives and Charging technology already under development in the UK. Led by Williams Advanced Engineering, the group will prioritise the Powertrain Sub Group Elements according to Industry demand and Roadmapping, working closely with the Automotive Council UK, APC(Advanced Propulsion Centre), Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult, DER(Driving the Electric Revolution), FARADAY and PEUK(Power Electronics UK).