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Master Thesis Project within Sensor Fusion at Active Safety and Autonomous Drive! at Volvo Cars

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Master Thesis Project within Sensor Fusion at Active Safety and Autonomous Drive!


Master Thesis Project within Sensor Fusion at Active Safety and Autonomous Drive!
Looking for a master piece for your Master Thesis project? We are looking for an enthusiastic student to our project “Sensor utility monitoring”. Sounds interesting? Keep reading!

About the project

In order to ensure safe manoeuvres in automated vehicles, vehicle control systems are dependent on trustworthy data from the vehicle’s sensors. Diagnostic information is already utilized for trouble-shooting purposes to detect potential errors, for instance loss of power or sensor degradation. But by studying and identifying abnormal behaviours of each sensor, the sensor status can be reported alongside with diagnostic information in order to trust the sensor output with high confidence.
The scope of the thesis work is to define a sensor monitoring software module that monitors sensor input and output in order to report potential faults to the software module that fuses the information from all sensors, so called sensor fusion.
The objective of the thesis work is to identify system requirements for the sensor monitoring module and develop the software interface from each sensor. The final result shall be to demonstrate the sensor monitoring output based on input from vehicle sensors, either in a test vehicle or on a test bench.

The specifics

To be a fit for this project, we see that you are pursuing a degree in Software, Mechatronics, Electrical engineering or similar and have experience from working with C++/JAVA/PYTHON/OpenGL and algorithms. A Requirement for this position is that you are currently enrolled in an ongoing Master of Science programme.
  • Proposed/Estimated work period is 2018-05-20 to 2018-09-23.
  • 30 ECTS (Academic Credits)
  • Project is suitable for 2 students, one is already finalized

Convinced that this is something for you? Here is how you apply!
Apply via our job portal with your:
  • CV
  • Motivational letter
  • Grades, from your bachelor as well as master. Make sure they are in a valid format, provided by the university

Applications will be reviewed continuously and we suggest that you apply as soon as possible, but at the latest 2019-05-19!
Please note that we do not accept any CV’s via e-mails.

Questions?

For questions regarding the thesis project, please contact supervisor Johan Zaya johan.zaya@volvocars.com
For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Dalila Kendic, dalila.kendic@volvocars.com.
We are looking forward to reading your application!
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