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Certificate in Emerging Automotive Technologies

Auto Technology Moves Fast. Don't Just Keep Up. Pull Ahead.

 
Building personal and corporate expertise is critical in today's unprecedented competitive environment.

The automotive industry is always speeding up. In today's unprecedented competitive environment, it is essential to keep ahead and to always be on the cusp of innovation. Staying up to date on the exciting new technologies evolving every day is hard. Understanding them well enough to make use of them is even harder.

The University of Michigan has developed an outstanding series of eight different courses that will give you an opportunity to take a deep look into the latest challenges facing the auto industry. Each online session will only take four to six hours to complete. Learning what you need to know about emerging technologies has never been easier.

Anyone responsible for innovation in the automotive, vehicle, and transporation industries will benefit by completing one or more of these important online modules in emerging automotive technologies, taught by industry experts and leading faculty from the University of Michigan.

 

Drive-by-Wire Short Course

Drive-by-Wire

Drive-By-Wire Hardware | Control Strategies | Simulating the Feel of a Mechanical System with an Electrical System | The Pros and Cons of a Drive-By-Wire System
Instructors:
Dr. Timothy Gordon - Affiliate Research Professor, Integrative Systems + Design
Dr. Hemant Sardar - Instructor, Integrative Systems + Design

 
 
Battery Management and Safety for Electric Vehicles Short Course

Battery Management and Safety for Electric Vehicles

Design of BMS Sub-Units such as Electronic Control Units (ECUs) | Cell Monitors | Cell Balancers | Software  
Instructor:

Dr. Chris Mi - Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

 
 
Engineering Software Intensive Systems Short Course

Engineering Software Intensive Systems

Requirements Elicitation | Software Estimation Techniques | Software Subsystem Development | Software Development Tracking and Oversight | Software Intensive System Capability Assessment
Instructor:

Dr. David Chesney - Research Investigator in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

 
 
Hybrid Vehicles Short Course

Hybrid Vehicles

Batteries | Motors/Power Electronics | Transmission and Controls | Vehicle Control Hierarchy and Power Management Algorithms | Control and Design of Split Hybrid Electrical Vehicles
Instructor: 
Dr. Huei Peng - Professor of Mechanical Engineering

 
Innovation in Manufacturing Responsiveness and Sustainability Short Course

Innovation in Manufacturing Responsiveness and Sustainability

Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems | Product Family Planning |
Complexity Management in Manufacturing | Economic and Regulatory Drivers for Environmental Sustainability in Manufacturing | Definitions For Sustainable Manufacturing | Close-Loop Manufacturing | Sustainable System Design Case Studies
Instructor: 
Dr. Jack Hu - Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial and Operations Engineering
Dr. Steve Skerlos - Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Civil and Environmental Engineering

 
Introduction to Electrical Energy Storage Short Course

Introduction to Electrical Energy Storage

Instructor:
Dr. Don Siegel - Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering

 
 
Telematics Short Course

Telematics

Vehicle Diagnostics | Navigation | Real-Time Traffic Information | Stolen Vehicle Location | Crash Notification | Infotainment 
Instructor:
Dr. Wayne Stark - Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

 
 
Vehicle Control Systems Short Course

Vehicle Control Systems

Embedded Control Systems | Data Communication | Embossed Software Development | Safety Critical Control | Fault Detection | Fault-Tolerant Control 
Instructors:
Dr. Timothy Gordon - Affiliate Research Professor, Integrative Systems + Design
Dr. Hemant Sardar - Instructor, Integrative Systems + Design