Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Academic Year 2017/18
Network technologies for mechatronics systems
Master of science-level of the Bologna process in Mechatronic Engineering - Torino
Teacher Status SSD Les Ex Lab Tut Years teaching
Violante Massimo ORARIO RICEVIMENTO AC ING-INF/05 60 0 0 0 3
SSD CFU Activities Area context
D - A scelta dello studente
D - A scelta dello studente
A scelta dello studente
A scelta dello studente
01PEG; 01RKZ; 01RKX
Subject fundamentals
The course is taught in English.

This is an eligible course for the Master Degree in Computer Engineering, focused on Embedded Systems, and it is eligible course for the Master Degree in Mechatronic Engineering.
The course aims at presenting the most relevant network technologies for mechatronic systems, with particular emphasis on the automotive. Starting from the network architecture of a vehicle, the most relevant protocols will be described at the vehicle level, as well as the vehicle to infrastructure and the vehicle to vehicle levels.
The course will also address the knowledge of tools typically used in the industry such as Vector CANalyzer.
Expected learning outcomes
- Knowledge of the connectivity needs for a modern vehicle.
- Knowledge of the in-vehicle protocols.
- Knowledge of the V2x protocols.
- Knowledge of tools for vehicle analysis.
Prerequisites / Assumed knowledge
- Knowledge of the architecture of computer-based systems.
Evolution of vehicle networks (0.5 credits)
Electronic architecture of a modern vehicle (1.0 credit)
In-vehicle protocols (1.5 credits)
- Automotive Ethernet
Network analysis tools (1.0 credit)
- The CAN dbc format
- The CANalyzer tool/CANoe
Introduction to localization protocols (GPS, GLONAS, Galileo) (0.5 credit)
Introduction to V2x communication protocols and simulation tools (1.5 credit)
Texts, readings, handouts and other learning resources
Notes provided by the teacher.
Assessment and grading criteria
Written exam on the course topics.

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2017/18

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