Career story José Lopes

  • Jan. 17, 2020
  • Maurice Moens

Brace Automotive engineer José Lopes was born and raised in Lisbon, Portugal. He found himself attracted to The Netherlands by chance.

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Career story Avinash Varadarajan

  • July 5, 2019
  • Manon Peeters

From intern to certified functional safety engineer at BRACE Automotive

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ACE employee meeting Eindhoven - Go Go Go

  • Oct. 1, 2018
  • Frank Steeghs

Last Thursday we had the employee meeting in Eindhoven followed with the kart challenge.

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winners Brandfort Holiday photo contest 2017

  • Dec. 7, 2017

It was a difficult one this year, but below we present the results of our annual photo contest. This year the main prize is the MiP™ Robot, an innovative gadget which hopefully will find a good home with this year's winners.

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ACE turns 40

  • Oct. 20, 2017
  • Hans Martens

Looking back on a day of science, technology, design and humor.

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the Wowwee MiP™ Robot

  • July 6, 2017

At ACE and BRACE we have engineers working on challenging projects with robots and robotics. This year's prize in our Photo Contest is the latest Wowwee MiP™ Robot!

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BRACE process framework 3.0

  • Jan. 1, 2017
  • Jules Breuer

There has been a lot of discussion recently about the huge amount of software that is present in a modern day car Source Some sources claim that a single vehicle might have close to 100 million lines of software code (Approximately 18,000 printed pages)! If so, who is writing all ...

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Automotive cybersecurity: defending the trust boundary

  • Nov. 15, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

Many new vehicles nowadays are connected cars. That means they are connected via a wireless internet connection to the cloud, through which manufacturers can supply various data and services. Now that more and more vehicles are being equipped with such a service connection, it unavoidably draws the attention of hackers. ...

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Part 1: Low cost AUTOSAR toolchain - Thesis assignment

  • Nov. 1, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

BRACE Automotive investigating a low-cost toolchain to implement the AUTOSAR architecture on ECUs. The project is to investigate, suitable low-cost tools to create the AUTOSAR system configurations, how to specify such configurations and what are the challenges faced when creating AUTOSAR compliant software for an embedded ECU using the selected ...

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Vehicle electrification

  • Oct. 16, 2016
  • Jules Breuer

Customer:Small OEM in recreational passenger vehicles

Market: Recreational passenger vehicles - European market

BRACE execution: Design, selection and integration of an electric powertrain in an existing vehicle

Location: BRACE offices, client’s office

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