Application case studies

data logger
10/03/2010

Endurance motorsport team use Kvaser datalogger to collect race data

Much information can be gleaned from a vehicle’s CAN bus, so where once OBD-II tools reigned, CAN dataloggers are now being requested in aftermarket automotive situations, including motorsport ...Read More

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xitome-1645-1280×550-min
13/02/2010

A communicating robot with Kvaser’s PC104+ CAN card inside

Kvaser’s PC104+ dual channel CAN card can be found in the computational stack of this high degree of freedom humanoid ...Read More

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MilCAN
02/02/2010

CAN interfaces for video displays in tanks and light armoured vehicles

Engineers at Nijkerk Computer Systems needed CAN interfaces for video display terminals that would be integrated into ground-based tanks and light armoured vehicles or airborne applications. Nijkerk chose Kvaser’s PC104+ boards ...Read More

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can bus
20/10/2009

Leaf CAN interfaces are a small but critical component for DAF Trucks

Kvaser’s Leafs can be found in the test rig of DAF Trucks’ Heavy Duty diesel engine test facility, one of the most modern in the world ...Read More

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Mining Applications in CAN
22/09/2009

Kvaser’s interface cards pilot robots in the nuclear industry

Kvaser’s CAN interfaces can be found in a robot that monitors the inside of a nuclear power station’s steam generator.Read More

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car data logger
18/05/2009

Ford Dunton uses Kvaser hardware in engine development

Needing to calibrate electronic control modules from different manufacturers that all used the common protocol CAN CCP, Ford Dunton needed a rugged CAN interface that could cope with the daily demands of in-the-field testing.Read More

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can networking
09/03/2009

Kvaser’s CAN interfaces at the heart of solar field communications

imagine a CAN network encompassing some 60,000 nodes or more over a distance of several thousand acres? Israel-based BrightSource Energy uses CAN to control and monitor its solar fields, with Kvaser CAN PCI boards 'inside'.Read More

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data logger
18/12/2008

Memorator provides ‘black box’ capability in the mining industry

Atlas Copco uses Kvaser's Memorator to help troubleshoot a prototype 10-tonne underground loader for the drilling and mining industry, one of the toughest environments for people and machinery on Earth.Read More

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cern
28/11/2008

Kvaser hardware takes the complexity out of data gathering for CERN

Kvaser’s PCICanx boards are playing an important role within the world’s most powerful particle accelerator, CERN’s Large Hadron Collider. The ATLAS experiment uses several 100 of Kvaser’s PCICanx CAN to PCI boards to collect data from the detectors where sub-atomic collisions take place.Read More

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data logger
14/08/2008

Memorator plays a part in ‘green’ automotive research

Students from Chalmers University of Technology have used Kvaser’s Memorator to gather data for a research project that highlights how relatively simple chassis changes can result in significantly more fuel-efficient automotive designs.Read More

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