Technical Programme

At the Vienna Motor Symposium, key subjects will be presented by more than 80 speakers from science, the automotive and supplier industries in three lecture halls.
Further in-depth video lectures will be available in addition in "virtual sessions" on the web platform during and after the event.
Below you will find the detailed programme - you can select the individual sessions via the session overview.

The social programme can be found here.

Thursday, 27. April 2023 Festsaal

08:30 at Festsaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. B. Geringer, Vienna University of Technology
08:30 - 08:45 at Festsaal
Official Opening
08:45 - 09:05 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Kfm. Thomas Schmall, Member of the Volkswagen AG Board of Management responsible for Technology and CEO Volkswagen Group Components, Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg:

The Powerhouse: An Ecosystem from Volkswagen
09:05 - 09:25 at Festsaal

Shailesh Chandra, Managing Director, Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Ltd. and Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd., Mumbai: 

India’s Path towards Electrification
09:25 - 09:45 at Festsaal

Sung Hwan Cho, PhD, CEO and President, Hyundai Mobis Co., Ldt., Seoul:

Strategic Approach of Hyundai Mobis for the Vision of Hyundai Motor Group on Future Mobility
09:45 - 10:05 at Festsaal

Dr. Stefan Hartung, Chairman of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart:

Mobility for Today and Tomorrow – Meeting Climate Targets and Exciting Customers
10:05 - 10:35 at Festsaal
Discussion of the lectures in this session

Coffee Break

11:15 at Festsaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. C. Beidl, Darmstadt University of Technology
11:15 - 11:45 at Festsaal

Dr. L. Mauler, L. Hoffmann, M. Fesser, N. Eilers, R. Beck, Dr. F. Duffner, Porsche Consulting GmbH, Bietigheim-Bissingen:

The Future Powertrain Portfolio: Fuel Cells, eFuels, Batteries – A Matter of Application
11:45 - 12:15 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. M. Rexeis, Dipl.-Ing. S. Present BSc, Dipl.-Ing. M. Opetnik BSc, Dipl.-Ing. M. Schwingshackl, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. K. Weller, Dipl.-Ing. G. Silberholz, Dr. techn. P. Grabner, Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. S. Hausberger, Institute of Thermodynamics and Sustainable Propulsion Systems, Graz University of Technology:

Comparison of Propulsion Technologies for Heavy-Duty Vehicles Based on EU Legislation (VECTO) and a LCA Assessment
12:15 - 12:45 at Festsaal

Dr.-Ing. U. Kramer, Ford-Werke GmbH, Cologne; Dr. rer. pol. D. Bothe, Dr. C. Gatzen, A. Pfannenschmidt, C. Baum, F. Schrogl, O. Mahmood, Frontier Economics Ltd., Cologne:

Sensible Pathways to Defossilised European Mobility in 2050 on a Cradle-to-Grave Basis – Scenarios Based on the FVV Fuels Studies IV and IV b

Lunch Break

14:30 at Festsaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. B. Geringer, Vienna University of Technology
14:30 - 15:00 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. C. Koehlen, Dipl.-Ing. J. Larbi, S. Tyslik MSc, Dr.-Ing. O. Vollrath, Dr.-Ing. R. Weller, Mercedes-Benz, Stuttgart / Sindelfingen:

On the Road to Complete Electrification at Mercedes-Benz: The Facelift of the 6-Cylinder-Powertrains with Mild-Hybrid-Technology
15:00 - 15:30 at Festsaal

T. Hirai, M. Yamamoto, H. Nagai, TOYOTA Motor Corporation, Aichi:

Development of Dedicated BEV Powertrain
15:30 - 16:00 at Festsaal

Dr. R. Meyer, G. Fröhlich, AUDI AG, Ingolstadt; O. Bitsche, C. Hauck, Porsche AG, Weissach:

PPE – The New e-Drive Modular System from Audi and Porsche
16:00 - 16:30 at Festsaal

Dr. rer. nat. K. Bennewitz, Dipl.-Ing. L. Hentschel, Dr.-Ing. F. Kratz, Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg; Dipl.-Ing. A. Krick, Dipl.-Ing. H. Einfeld, Volkswagen AG Group Components, Kassel:

Next Generation – New Powertrain of the ID. Family

Coffee Break

17:00 at Festsaal


Chairman: Assoc. Prof. Dr. P. Hofmann, Vienna University of Technology
17:00 - 17:30 at Festsaal

Dr. P. Kapus, Dipl.-Ing. L. Leonhartsberger, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) F. Hoelbling, A. Eckart MSc, Dr. A. Huss, AVL List GmbH, Graz:

Holistic View on a Dedicated Hybrid Drivetrain – Thermodynamics, Thermal Management and Controls
17:30 - 18:00 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. M. Krüger, Dr.-Ing. J. Schwarzer, Dr.-Ing. E. Schünemann, Dipl.-Ing. J. Tophoven, Dipl.-Ing. J. Gömmel, Dr.-Ing. V. Neubert, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart:

Dedicated Hybrid Powertrains for Passenger Car Applications: Evaluation of Gasoline Engine Concepts and Powertrain Topologies
18:00 - 18:30 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. C. Schwella, Assoc. Prof. Dr. techn. P. Hofmann, Institute of Powertrains and Automotive Technology (IFA), Vienna University of Technology; Dipl.-Ing. R. Morawetz, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. D. Andessner, Dipl.-Ing. C. Sandner, Miba eMobility GmbH, Vorchdorf:

Development of an Axial-Flux Permanent Magnet Machine with Directly Cooled Windings for a 48V-Mild-Hybrid Powertrain

Friday, 28. April 2023 Festsaal

08:00 at Festsaal


Chairman: Dr. W. Böhme, Austrian Society of Automotive Engineers
08:00 - 08:30 at Festsaal

M. Hultman MSc, Dr. T. Sarjovaara, Neste Corporation, Stockholm / Espoo:

The Roadmap to Fossil Free Transport
08:30 - 09:00 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. T. Herdan, HIF EMEA GmbH, Berlin:

E-Fuels – Not a Dream but Reality
09:00 - 09:30 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. A. Soler, Concawe, Brussels; Dipl.-Ing. V. Gordillo, Dr. W. Lilley, Aramco Overseas Company BV, Rueil-Malmaison; Dipl.-Ing. P. Schmidt, Dipl.-Ing. W. Weindorf, Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik GmbH (LBST), Munich; Dr. T. Houghton, Dr. S. Dell‘Orco, E4tech Ltd, London:

E-Fuels: A Techno-Economic Assessment of European Domestic Production and Imports towards 2050

Coffee Break

10:00 at Festsaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. G. Brasseur, Graz University of Technology
10:00 - 10:30 at Festsaal

Dr. J. Forgie, R. Gerson, Accelera by Cummins, Milton Keynes / Columbus:

Battery Technologies for Electrified Heavy-Duty Trucks
10:30 - 11:00 at Festsaal

Dr. M. Stapelbroek, M. Rudolph, Dr. A. Averberg, H. Löbberding, Dr. S. Payandeh, Dr. J. Küpper, FEV, Aachen; F. Pampel, Chair of Thermodynamics of Mobile Energy Conversion Systems, RWTH Aachen University:

Solid-State Battery Cell Technology for Electric Vehicles: Challenges and Applications
11:00 - 11:30 at Festsaal

Dr. H. Manz, Dr. G. Mendl, Dipl.-Ing. C. Kirchner, Dipl.-Ing. R. Lamping, Dipl.-Ing. M. Freese, Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg / Salzgitter:

Tomorrow's Battery Systems in the Context of Integration and Charging Concepts
11:30 - 12:00 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. M. Sens, Dr.-Ing. A. Fandakov, Dipl.-Ing. M. Clauß, Dr.-Ing. J. Werfel, P. Tourlonias, M. Prüger MSc, E. Özkan, MSc, Dr.-Ing. C. Danzer, Dr. rer. nat. C. Kruschel, Dipl.-Ing. S. Meyer, Dr.-Ing. A. Joos, Dipl.-Ing. M. Kratzsch, IAV GmbH, Berlin:

Towards a Sustainable Vehicle Concept Part 1: The High-Voltage Battery – Technologies and Methods

Lunch Break

13:30 at Festsaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Pischinger, RWTH Aachen University
13:30 - 14:00 at Festsaal

S. Ranieri, J. Rizzi, N. Joos, Accelera by Cummins, Mississauga:

PEM Fuel Cell Technology Considerations for Medium and Heavy-Duty e-Mobility
14:00 - 14:30 at Festsaal

M. Walters, M. Zubel, M. Jesser, J. Ogrzewalla, A. Schloßhauer, D. Lückmann, T. Uhlmann, D. van der Put, M. Thewes, A. Koch, C. Speuser, T. Lüdiger; FEV, Aachen; M. Wick, J. Klütsch, Chair of Thermodynamics of Mobile Energy Conversion Systems, RWTH Aachen University:

300+ kW Fuel Cell Systems for Long-Haul Truck Applications: What Improvements Can Be Expected with this Next Generation of Fuel Cell Systems?
14:30 - 15:00 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. C. Rathberger, J. Bodory MSc, Dipl.-Ing. C. Fröschl, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) S. Robausch, Dipl.-Ing. J. Schäffler, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. K. Oppermann, MAGNA Powertrain Engineering Center Steyr GmbH & Co KG, St. Valentin:

Thermal Management for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles – Use-Cases and Challenges

Coffee Break

15:30 at Festsaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. H. Eichlseder, Graz University of Technology
15:30 - 15:50 at Festsaal

Dipl.-Ing. Gerald Killmann, Senior Vice President Purchasing and R&D, Toyota Motor Europe, Zaventem:

Toyota Powertrain Solutions towards Sustainability, Ranging from Hybrid to Fuel Cell
15:50 - 16:10 at Festsaal

Christoph Starzynski, Vice President Development Electric Drive and Electric Vehicle Architecture, Mercedes-Benz Group AG, Sindelfingen:  

"Electric Only" by 2030: What Will Drive us Tomorrow?
16:10 - 16:30 at Festsaal

Wayne Griffiths, CEO, SEAT and CUPRA, Barcelona; Dr. Werner Tietz, Executive Vice President Research and Development SEAT S.A., Barcelona

Electrification: Transformation of a Company. Strategies and Technical Implications
16:30 - 17:00 at Festsaal
Discussion of the lectures in this session
17:00 - 17:15 at Festsaal
Closing Address

Thursday, 27. April 2023 Zeremoniensaal

Coffee Break

11:15 at Zeremoniensaal


Chairman: Assoc. Prof. Dr. P. Hofmann, Vienna University of Technology
11:15 - 11:45 at Zeremoniensaal

Dipl.-Ing. M. Hackmann, N. Waxmann  MSc, P3 automotive GmbH, Stuttgart / Munich:

Megawatt Charging for Long-Haul Heavy-Duty Vehicles
11:45 - 12:15 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr.-Ing. D. Liebig, Dr. M. Gao, Dr.-Ing. J. Brombach, Dr. G. Liu, Dr. V. Null, K. Rieger, C. Stefels, Dr. K. Weinreich, Dr.-Ing. K. Wilbrand, Royal Dutch Shell; Prof. M. Ouyang, School of Vehicle and Mobility, State Key Laboratory of Automotive Safety and Energy, Tsinghua University, Peking; L. Sens, Dr.-Ing. J. Lange, Institute of Environmental Technology and Energy Economics, Hamburg University of Technology: 

Shell's Electrification Journey: From Green Power Production to Charging Solutions for Mobility
12:15 - 12:45 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. T. L. Reichmann, Dipl.-Ing. F. Berzsenyi, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. M. Unger, Dipl.-Ing. R. Jilg, Glock Technology GmbH, Ferlach:

Modular Stationary Energy Storage Systems Relevant for Charging Infrastructure for the Transport Sector

Lunch Break

14:30 at Zeremoniensaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. G. Brasseur, Graz University of Technology
14:30 - 15:00 at Zeremoniensaal

Dipl.-Ing. G. Paolini, P. Georis PhD, Dipl.-Ing. Y. Raynaud, PLASTIC OMNIUM CLEAN ENERGY SYSTEM, Venette; Dr. A. Teyssot, Dipl.-Ing. Y. Molmeret, VERKOR, Grenoble:

Innovative Low-Cost Fast Charge, Low CO2 Footprint 800V Li-Ion Battery Pack for BEV
15:00 - 15:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Dipl.-Ing. (BA) S. Schade, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart:

Battery in the Cloud: Cloud-Based Analysis, Prediction, and Optimization of High-Voltage Batteries throughout their Lifetime
15:30 - 16:00 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. T. Leichner, D. Möhring, Dr. P. Kritzer, Dr. S. Neuberger, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, Weinheim:

Innovative Freudenberg Solution to Prevent Thermal Propagation in Prismatic Cell Batteries
16:00 - 16:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. B. Lechner, Dipl.-Ing. F. Benezeder, Dr. A. Golubkov, B. Rasch, A. Scheiber, Dipl.-Ing. L. Winder, Dipl.-Ing. C. Zitz, Virtual Vehicle Research GmbH, Graz; Dr. R. Potenza, Dr. G. Prentice, Castrol, Pangbourne Technology Centre, Reading:

Immersion vs Indirect Cooling: a Comparison of Battery Thermal Management Approaches: Fast-Charging, Battery Lifetime, and Thermal Propagation Performance

Coffee Break

17:00 at Zeremoniensaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. H. Eichlseder, Graz University of Technology
17:00 - 17:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. Y. Chi, Dr. B. Shin, Hyundai Motor Company, Namyang; Dipl.-Ing. R. Pelzetter, Dr.-Ing. M. Tichy, Dipl.-Ing. M. Peppler, Dipl.-Ing. S. Hoffmann, Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH, Rüsselsheim; Dipl.-Ing. V. Morel, Aramco Overseas Company, Rueil-Malmaison; Dr.-Ing. C. Schück, Dr.-Ing. P. Jochmann, Dr.-Ing. E. Schünemann, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart:

Hydrogen Engine for a Passenger Car Hybrid Powertrain: Attractive Solution for Sustainable Mobility
17:30 - 18:00 at Zeremoniensaal

D. Takahashi, N. Matsubara, A. Yamashita, K. Nakata, Toyota Motor Corporation, Shizuoka / Aichi:

Toyota's Hydrogen-Engine Development to Contribute to Carbon Neutrality
18:00 - 18:30 at Zeremoniensaal

J. Wärnberg  PhD, O. Garnemark MSc, A. Safari PhD, R. Ehleskog PhD, H. Krishnamoorthy MSc, Volvo Group Trucks Technology, Gothenburg / Bangalore:

An H2 ICE Concept for the Very Heavy (16L) Applications by Volvo Group

Friday, 28. April 2023 Zeremoniensaal

08:00 at Zeremoniensaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. M. Bargende, University of Stuttgart
08:00 - 08:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. X. Seykens, Dr. E. Doosje, Dr. C. Bekdemir, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) P. van Gompel, TNO, Helmond:

Hydrogen Combustion Concepts: Comparison of Port Fuel Injection with Spark Ignition and High Pressure Direct Injection (HPDI TM) – Power Density, Efficiency, and Emissions
08:30 - 09:00 at Zeremoniensaal

D. Mumford, S. Baker, S. Ptucha, Dr. S. Munshi, R. McDonald, Westport Fuel Systems Inc., Vancouver; A. Palmkvist, E. Olofsson, Scania Powertrain Predevelopment, Södertälje:

Application of Westport’s H2 HPDI TM Fuel System to a Demonstration Truck
09:00 - 09:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. T. Uhlmann, Dr. S. Schaub, Dr. L. Virnich, Dr. A. Dhongde, V. Müller, D. van der Put, FEV, Aachen; R. Ballard, J. Kavanagh, T. Beamish, J. C. Bamford Excavators Ltd., Rocester:

Hydrogen as Enabler for JCB's Pathway to Zero CO2 for Off-Road Applications

Coffee Break

10:00 at Zeremoniensaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. G. Hohenberg, Darmstadt University of Technology
10:00 - 10:30 at Zeremoniensaal

E. Nakai  MSc, T. Goto MSc, T. Yamamoto BSc, M. Kataoka MSc, K. Ezumi BSc, Dr. D. Shimo, M. Hitomi MSc, Mazda Motor Corporation, Hiroshima:

Contributing to the Environment with Internal Combustion Engines toward Carbon Neutrality – Modular Concept of Mazda SKYACTIV In-Line Powertrains as Multi-Solution Scalable Architecture
10:30 - 11:00 at Zeremoniensaal

J. Li, Dr. Y. Liu, L. Han, X. Li, C. Zhao, CHINA FAW Group Co. Ltd., Changchun; Dr.-lng. M. Hunger, Dr.-Ing. M. Kleinen, Dipl.-Ing. M. Riess, Dipl.-Ing. M. Sens, IAV GmbH, Berlin:

A Dedicated Hybrid Engine Concept with BTE > 45 %
11:00 - 11:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Ing. P. Traversa, Dr. M. Elicker, Ing. N. Morelli, Dipl.-Ing. S. Hardes, Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG, Herzogenaurach:

CO2 and Pollutant Emission Reduction using Variable Valve Train in Heavy Duty Diesel Engines
11:30 - 12:00 at Zeremoniensaal

R. Brück, K. Konieczny, L. Pace, Emitec Technologies GmbH, Lohmar:

Analysis of the EU7 Emission Limits; Exhaust System Solutions to Meet the Requirements

Lunch Break

13:30 at Zeremoniensaal


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. M. Bargende, University of Stuttgart
13:30 - 14:00 at Zeremoniensaal

Ing. R. Golisano, Ing. S. Scalabrini, Ing. N. Sacco, Dr.-Ing. R. Rossi, PUNCH Hydrocells Srl, Torino; Ing. L. Buzzi, Dr.-Ing. P. Cerracchio, Dr. M. Ferrera, Ing. E. Manta, Ing. F. Numidi, Dr.-Ing. F. Pesce, Dr.-Ing. G. Stirpe, Dr.-Ing. A. Vassallo, Ing. A. Zingariello, PUNCH Torino SpA, Torino:

System Optimization in a State-of-the-Art V8 6.6l Hydrogen Engine
14:00 - 14:30 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr. techn. P. Grabner, Dipl.-Ing. P. Christoforetti, Dipl.-Ing. K. Gschiel, Dipl.-Ing. S. Roiser, Univ.-Prof. Dr. techn. H. Eichlseder, Institute of Thermodynamics and Sustainable Propulsion Systems, Graz University of Technology:

Transient Operation of Hydrogen Engines
14:30 - 15:00 at Zeremoniensaal

Dr.-Ing. J. Beduneau, L. Doradoux MSc, G. Meissonnier MSc, M. Da Graca MSc, Y. Rimlinger MSc, BorgWarner, France; Dr.-Ing. G. Dober, Dr. techn. W. F. Piock, BorgWarner, Luxembourg:

An Affordable CO2 Free Propulsion System – H2ICE on the Road

Coffee Break

Thursday, 27. April 2023 Galerie

08:30 at Galerie

Live Broadcast of the Plenary Opening Session

Coffee Break

11:15 at Galerie


Chairman: Dr. W. Böhme, Austrian Society of Automotive Engineers
11:15 - 11:45 at Galerie

K. Klepatz MSc, J.-C. Jeske MSc, M. Behn BSc, Prof. Dr.-Ing. H. Rottengruber, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg:

Strategic Operational Management of a Hydrogen Multi-Spherical Storage System for Commercial Vehicles
11:45 - 12:15 at Galerie

J. Hergott, Forvia, Bavans; Dr. G. Petitpas, Air Liquide, Les Loges en Josas:

Cryogenic Hydrogen Storage for Mobility: from Station to Wheels; On the Impact of Powertrain Operating Pressure on Usable Capacity
12:15 - 12:45 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. T. Stepan, Dipl.-Ing. T. Breiteneder, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Dr. J. Winklhofer, SAG Innovation GmbH, Lend:

Comparison of Liquified Gas Energy Carriers and Conventional Fossil Fuels with a Focus on Storage Requirements for the Use in Mobile Applications

Lunch Break

14:30 at Galerie


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. L. Eckstein, RWTH Aachen University
14:30 - 15:00 at Galerie

A. Mayer, M. S. Cohen, BorgWarner Inc., Auburn Hills / Kokomo:

Next Generation Inverter Technology for Electric Mobility
15:00 - 15:30 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. M. Hofer, Dipl.-Ing. R. Beyerle, Prof. Dr. M. Schrödl, Institute of Energy Systems and Electrical Drives, Vienna University of Technology:

Thermal Analysis of the Electrical Axle Drive from Project HeAD – High Performance Electrical Austrian Drivetrain
15:30 - 16:00 at Galerie

D. Velmurugan PhD, C. Wang-Hansen PhD, F. Strömstedt MSc, Aurobay, Gothenburg:

Range Extenders for Battery Electric Commercial Vehicles: An Enabler for Last Mile Connectivity and 100% Fleet Electrification
16:00 - 16:30 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. K. Kamichi, Dipl.-Ing. T. Miyamoto, Dipl.-Ing. M. Ishimoto, Dipl.-Ing. N. Tsukamoto, Dipl.-Ing. N. Takebayashi, Dipl.-Ing. N. Ogawa, Toyota Motor Corporation, Aichi:

Development of e-AWD Parallel Hybrid System for SUVs

Coffee Break

17:00 at Galerie


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Pischinger, RWTH Aachen University
17:00 - 17:30 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. E. Wahlmüller, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) W. Rumpl MSc, Dipl.-Ing. M. Friedl, S. J. Jones PhD MSc, Plastic Omnium New Energies Wels GmbH, Wels; Prof. Dr. R. Wörner, S. Hegde MEng, Y. Wiese BEng, Prof. Dr.-Ing W. T. Czarnetzki, Institute for Sustainable Energy Technology and Mobility (INEM), Esslingen University; B. Beutel BEng, R. Ritter, EFA-S GmbH, Zell unter Aichelberg:

Fuel Cell Electric Drivetrain for 500km Range of 4.6t LCV in Zero Emission Municipal Application
17:30 - 18:00 at Galerie

Prof. Dr. rer.nat. C. Mohrdieck, cellcentric GmbH & Co. KG, Kirchheim Teck/Nabern:

Fuel Cells for Efficiency and Effectiveness within the Triangle Heavy-Duty Transport, Energy, and Ecology
18:00 - 18:30 at Galerie

Dr. R. Döbereiner, Dipl.-Ing. J. Linderl, Dipl.-Ing. J. Pell, Dr. C. Rehrl, Dipl.-Ing. G. Schagerl, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) R. Steinek, K. Weingrill  BEng, AVL List GmbH, Graz:

Full Integration of a High-End Fuel Cell Powertrain into a European Long-Haul Tractor Unit

Friday, 28. April 2023 Galerie

08:00 at Galerie


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. G. Hohenberg, Darmstadt University of Technology
08:00 - 08:30 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. L. Kniestedt, M. Cech MSc, Dr.-Ing. K. Mahler, Dr.-Ing. C. Reiser, WTZ Roßlau gGmbH, Dessau-Roßlau; Prof. Dr. H. Rottengruber, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg:

Experimental Investigation of the Influence of Compression Ratio and Inert Gas on the Spark-Ignited Argon Power Cycle
08:30 - 09:00 at Galerie

Dr. J. E. Dec, Dr. D. Lopez Pintor, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore; Dr. R. Vijayagopal, Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont:

A Viable Approach to Low-Temperature Gasoline Combustion for Off-Road, Medium- and Heavy-Duty Transportation
09:00 - 09:30 at Galerie

L. M. Grundl  MSc, P. K. Sundaram  MSc, Dr.-Ing. G. A. Pang, Prof. Dr.-Ing. C. T. Trapp, Institute of Vehicle Powertrains, Bundeswehr University, Munich; F. Loffredo MSc, Institute for Combustion Technology, RWTH Aachen University:

Alternative Combustion Concept for a Highly Phlegmatized Hybrid Powertrain – Simulation and Validation of Dual Fuel Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition Engine Using Chemical Kinetics with 1-D Simulation & 3-D CFD Software

Coffee Break

10:00 at Galerie


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. C. Beidl, Darmstadt University of Technology
10:00 - 10:30 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. ENSAM P. Armiroli, Valeo Powertrain Electrical System, Creteil:

BEV Primary and Secondary eDrive Rationale in Case of 2 Axles High Voltage Architecture
10:30 - 11:00 at Galerie

A. Whitehead, Dr. C. Hilton, Protean Electric Ltd, Farnham:

How In-Wheel Motors Enable Electrification of Existing Combustion Engine Vehicles without Compromise
11:00 - 11:30 at Galerie

D. Büchl, Dr. A. Pfeffer, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Vienna; Dr. B. Kolar, Magna Powertrain Engineering Center Steyr GmbH & Co KG, St. Valentin; Dipl.-Ing. B. Plenar, Dr. A. Zeiler, Magna Powertrain GmbH & Co KG, Traiskirchen:

Determination and Application of Optimized Pulse Patterns for an 800V eDrive System with a Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machine
11:30 - 12:00 at Galerie

Dr.-Ing. G. Rösel, N. Daun, A. Giedymin, D. Stojkovic, M. Töns, Vitesco Technologies, Regensburg:

External Excited Synchronous Machine as Main and Auxiliary Drive

Lunch Break

13:30 at Galerie


Chairman: Univ.-Prof. Dr. L. Eckstein, RWTH Aachen University
13:30 - 14:00 at Galerie

Dipl.-Ing. H. Dismon, Dipl.-Ing. K. Kappen, Rheinmetall Technology Center GmbH, Düsseldorf / MIRA GmbH Düsseldorf:

Teleoperation of Vehicles – A Technology Block for the Automation of the Future Mobility
14:00 - 14:30 at Galerie

Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. M. Kollmeier, HOLON GmbH, Paderborn:

The New HOLON Mover – Next Generation Autonomous Mover ADAS Level 4. Mover Automotive Grade for Autonomous Transportation
14:30 - 15:00 at Galerie

Mag. Ing. mech. T. Mihalj, Assoc. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. A. Eichberger, Institute of Automotive Engineering, Graz University of Technology; S. Gopi MTech, P. Nitsche PhD MSc, Dr. techn. H.-M. Koegeler, AVL List GmbH, Graz:

Scenario-Based Simulation Framework for Validation of Automated Driving Using Next Generation DoE

Coffee Break

15:30 at Galerie

Live Broadcast of the Plenary Closing Session

Virtueller Saal


T. Thorstensen  MSc, EFS Unternehmensberatung GesmbH, Vienna; Dr. K. Ni, HoloMatic Technology Co., Ltd., Beijing:

Global Race of Technologies in the Area of Assisted and Autonomous Driving Technology

H. Li MSc, F. De Cristofaro  MSc, F. Orucevic BSc, Z. Gu BSc, Assoc. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. A. Eichberger, Institute of Automotive Engineering, Graz University of Technology:

Comparative Analysis of Critical Lane Change for Autonomous Driving Vehicles and Human Drivers

T. Kanuric BSc, H. Li  MSc, Assoc. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. A. Eichberger, Institute of Automotive Engineering, Graz University of Technology; Dr. techn. Dipl.-Ing. D. Nalic, MQS Automotive GmbH & Co KG, Heilbronn; P. Pannagger MSc, Mercedes-Benz Group AG:

Advanced Lane Detection Model for the Virtual Development of Highly Automated Functions

S. Xiang, A. Hebling, Vitesco Technologies GmbH, Regensburg:

Becoming a Data-Driven Automotive Tier-1


Prof. Dr.-Ing. S. Pischinger, P. Schutzeich  MSc, Chair of Thermodynamics of Mobile Energy Conversion Systems (tme), RWTH Aachen University; Dr.-Ing. D. Hemkemeyer, FEV, Aachen:

Model Predictive Control Strategies for Use in Battery Electric Vehicles

Prof. Dr. F. Kauf, Dr. H. Skirde, D. J. Großmann MSc, D. Thoma MSc, PwC Germany, Munich / Düsseldorf:

Designing and Implementing Modular Product Architectures for Automotive Software


Mag. M. Naderer, M. Hartong, Dr.-Ing. R. Al Kinani, Dr. P. Ojaghloo, dynamic E flow GmbH, Valley:

New Class in Power Density of Drive Modules due to Windings Cooled with Hollow Conductors

Dr. T. Tahtouh, Institut Carnot IFPEN Transports Energie, IFP Energies Nouvelles, France; Dipl.-Ing. M. Brignone, Marelli Europe, Italy; Dipl.-Ing. J. Gareth, Johnson Matthey, UK; Dipl.-Ing. N. Demeilliers, In Extenso Innovation Croissance, France; Dipl.-Ing. G. Lucignano, Stellantis, Italy; Prof. F. Millo, Assoc. Prof. L. Rolando, Dipl.-Ing. G. Castellano, Politecnico di Torino, Italy; Dipl.-Ing. F. Bocchieri, FEV, Italy; Dipl.-Ing. J. Sierra Castellanos, Garrett Motion, France:

The PHOENICE Project: A Synergic Use of Innovative Technologies for the Next Generation of Green Hybrid Powertrains


Dr. B. Brunnsteiner, Dr. W. Prochazka, AVL List GmbH, Graz:

New Cell Technologies and Cooling System for Ultra-Fast Charge Batteries with No Thermal Propagation

Dr. A. H. Taylor  PhD, BMTS Technology US Corp, Plymouth; P. Naik, S. Nibler, Dr. N. S. Al-Hasan, BMTS Technology GmbH, Stuttgart:

Comparison of Efficient Boosting Technologies for Fuel Cell Applications

C. Cardon MSc, M. Ralph, S. Crossley MEng, A. Potter BEng (Hons), C. Hudson  BEng (Hons), Dipl.-Ing. (FH) B. Gruber, S. Bhari MSc, BorgWarner, UK; P. Marois MSc, BorgWarner, Luxembourg:

Delivering Reduced CO2 with BorgWarner’s High Efficiency Heavy Duty Fuel Injection System Integrating Advanced Closed Loop Injection Control

Dr. P. David, Dipl.-Ing. H. Nanjundaswamy, Dipl.-Ing. E. Bourniche, BorgWarner Inc., Luxembourg / Auburn Hills:

Sustainable Electric Drive Solutions for Future E-Mobility

Dipl.-Ing. B. Gomot, Dr. techn. W. F. Piock, BorgWarner, Luxembourg; W. Lemmermann  BSc, R. Krenus BSc, M. Passos BSc, BorgWarner, Brasil; G. J. Scott BSc MBA, BorgWarner, USA:

BorgWarner’s Heated Low Pressure Injection System for Sustainable Flex-Fuel Applications

Dipl.-Ing. F. C. de Rizzo, A. Ferrarese MSc, Tupy S.A., Joinville; Dr. R. Marquard, Tupy Europe, Arnhem:

Combustion Engines for Effective Low CO2 Emissions


Dr. M. Frauscher, Dr. A. Ristic, A. Agocs BSc, AC2T research GmbH, Wiener Neustadt; Dr. L. Nenning, Graz University of Technology; Dipl.-Ing. M. Miedler, Dipl.-Ing. T. Uitz, OMV Downstream GmbH, Vienna:

Determination of the Influence of Potential Future Bio Diesel Components on Fuel Stability in a Diesel Hybrid Engine

Dipl.-Betriebsw. (FH) E. Christ, MOSOLF Transport Solutions GmbH, Kirchheim unter Teck; Dr.-Ing. M. Müller, Dipl.-Ing. J. Schenk, MAGILITY GmbH, Kirchheim unter Teck:

TRUCK FLEET TO ZERO – A Technical Feasibility Study and a TCO-Based Assessment for the Application of Zero-Emission Commercial Vehicles in Large Fleets

R. Hassoun  MSc Ing., Dipl.-tech.-Kfm. R. Stanek, P3 Group, Stuttgart:

Cost and Availability of Synthetic Fuels for Road Transport up to 2035 against the Background of Various Industry Needs in Terms of Raw Materials, Availability and no Alternatives to Decarbonization

Programme as PDF

The entire program of the Vienna Motor Symposium (technical and social programme) can be found below as a PDF for download.


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