wire - news in brief

« BACK

Transport



Results 1 - 19 of 19.


Innovation - Transport - 23.03.2021
Multiple patents for inductive energy transmission
Multiple patents for inductive energy transmission
The researchers working with Nejila Parspour at the iew develop wireless electrical road networks, where electric cars and commercial vehicles can be automatically charged, either when moving or stationary, for example when parked on a parking lot or waiting at traffic lights.

Transport - Innovation - 22.02.2021
Ready for tomorrow’s trends in mobility?
Fraunhofer IAO and University of Stuttgart study assesses the maturity and user acceptance of trending mobility technology Hyperloops and micro-scooters look to be among the most promising solutions for tomorrow's sustainable transportation.

Transport - 02.12.2020
From a loan to an exhibition piece
From a loan to an exhibition piece
The BK117 had its first service flight in April 1989. Since then, the brightly painted helicopter at Airbus Helicopters has served as a test vehicle for research and development.

Computer Science - Transport - 23.11.2020
Driving lessons for Artificial Intelligence
Driving lessons for Artificial Intelligence
Automated and autonomous vehicles are predicted to be the future of transportation, but their core element of artificial intelligence (AI) has previously struggled to master changing traffic situations.

Environment - Transport - 31.08.2020
First Arctic Survey Flights Since the Pandemic Began
First Arctic Survey Flights Since the Pandemic Began
Zu "News Portal" German polar research aircraft start atmospheric surveys over the Arctic Ocean Following a five-month mandatory delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, yesterday (30 August) the two Ge

Transport - Innovation - 16.03.2020

Transport - 10.02.2020

Transport - 10.02.2020

Transport - 16.12.2019
Sustainable flying to the limits
Sustainable flying to the limits
Aircraft should become more energy efficient and at the same time fly stable and quietly. To achieve this, it is necessary to gain a better understanding and prognosis of the flow-physics up to the borders of the flight envelope.

Transport - 09.12.2019
Flying taxi to fly over a European city center for first time - in Stuttgart
A volocopter is to fly over a European city center for the first time.

Innovation - Transport - 12.09.2019
Bavaria boosts the Hyperloop vision
Bavaria boosts the Hyperloop vision
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is racing to the future with the Hyperloop. Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk came up with the idea of a high-speed train that will move through a tube at close to the speed of sound.

Transport - Mechanical Engineering - 08.09.2019

Transport - Innovation - 22.08.2019
Test fields for autonomous flying to be established
Test fields for autonomous flying to be established
The Institute of Flight Mechanics and Control (IFR) at the University of Stuttgart is leading a project to establish test fields for energy-efficient, electric and autonomous flying.

Transport - 21.08.2019

Mechanical Engineering - Transport - 15.08.2019
Icaré flies with electric wing end propulsion
Icaré flies with electric wing end propulsion
In the future, electric wing end propulsion systems can simplify the control of aircraft. This is the conclusion after the first manned test flights of the solar aircraft "icaré wtp", which is equipped with two electric wingtip propellers (wtp).

Transport - Computer Science - 27.03.2019
Safety for air taxis
Safety for air taxis
From the city to the airport by air taxi: Since the airport operator Fraport and the startup Volocopter from Bruchsal have been investigating the integration of autonomous air taxis into the operations at Frankfurt Airport, this is no longer fiction.

Transport - 19.09.2018
The truck of the future
The truck of the future
Trucks will remain essential to cargo transport in the upcoming decades.

Transport - Event - 31.07.2018