Mazda uses Siemens' generative design technology to optimize its car electrical and electronic systems

August 28, 2019
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by Xiao Zhong
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Mazda is partnering with Mentor, a Siemens subsidiary, to develop more efficiently designed electrical and electronic systems for its cars. Specifically, Mentor's model-based generative design (GD) software takes constraints like cost, weight, and network bandwidth use, and the simulation module enables engineers to test candidates quickly. Because electric and autonomous vehicles incorporate large-scale electrical and electronic systems, their design optimization becomes more prominent. GD offers an effective solution, and clients should explore its use cases in this space.

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