430-6011/02 – Automotive Electronic Systems (AES)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ElectronicsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Chlebiš, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Chlebiš, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2018/2019Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
H1L20 prof. Ing. Petr Chlebiš, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 28+28
Combined Examination 28+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the study is to acquire advanced knowledge enabling developmental research activities in the field of automotive electronic systems and diagnostic tools with a focus on passenger and light commercial vehicles, regardless of the type of drive (combustion, hybrid or electric engine). The acquired knowledge forms part of the necessary knowledge of the doctoral degree graduate, especially when focused on development and research in the automotive industry. Target sub-areas System solution, cooperation and communication of electronic units of motor vehicles On-board battery operation control systems, on-board voltage control Alternator converters/regulators, their principles and design Engine starting systems, principles of operation, design Gasoline engine control systems, principles and means Diesel engine control systems, principles and means Sensors and actuators for gasoline engine control systems Sensors and actuators for diesel engine control systems Transmission control, electronic clutch and transmission control Chassis control and control, basic systems Comfort systems SRS and protection systems Automotive Diagnostics / European On-Board Diagnostics

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


The course focuses on advanced knowledge of HW structures of automotive electronic systems (AES) and also on the knowledge of software tools for their control and regulation, as well as development HW and SW resources linked to AES testing methods. The content of the course is based on the knowledge of mechanics, electronics, measuring and control technology, microcomputer technology and computer modeling, simulation and testing.

Compulsory literature:

ERJAVEC, J.: Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach, 4th Edition, USA 2004, Thomson Learning, 1401 p., ISBN 1-4018-4831-1 RIBBENS, B., W.: Understanding Automotive Electronics, Sixth Edition, USA 2003, Elsevier Science, 480 p., ISBN 0-7506-7599-3 DENTOM, T.: Automotive Technology: Advanced Automotive Fault Diagnosis, 2th Edition, USA 2004, Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd. 2006, 288 p., ISBN 0-7506-6991-8 Stockel, W., M., Stockel, T., M., Johanson, Ch.: Auto Diagnosis, Service, and Repair, 7th Edition, Goodheart-Willcox, USA 2003, 1024 p., ISBN 978-1566379106ERJAVEC, J.: Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach, 4th Edition, USA 2004, Thomson Learning, 1401 str., ISBN 1-4018-4831-1 Bosch, R., Bosch Automotive Electrics and Automotive Electronics: Systems and Components, Networking and Hybrid Drive, Springer Vieweg, Plochingen, Germany, 5th ed., 2014, ISBN 978-3-658-01784-2.

Recommended literature:

Robert Bosch GmbH: Bosch Yellow Jackets Series, Bosch Technical Literature, 1996-2014

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Continuous control of the solution of the project. Continuous consultation of partial results.


Další požadavky na studenta

No additional requirements for students are placed.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Specific electronic components of automotive electronic systems. Actual and forward-looking topology of the on-board electrical network. Modern communication means and their applications in automotive electronic systems (K L lines, LIN bus, CAN bus, FlexRay. Electronics of systems for On-board Battery control, On-Board electronics for voltage control. Engine starting systems (advanced technology, co-operation with other systems). Electronic control and control processes of petrol engines, control unit, technology / technical means of sensors, sensors of required values and actuators. Electronic control and regulatory processes of diesel engines, control unit, technology / technical means of sensors, sensors of required values and actuators. Transmission control, step and multi-stage automatic transmissions, control unit, sensor technology / technology, value sensors and actuators. Chassis control and control - current systems, passive and active assistance systems, comfort systems, electrohydraulic unit, sensor technology / technology, value sensors and actuators. Power steering systems, technology / technical devices of sensors, sensors of required values and actuators. Comfort systems, automatic speed control (ACC), HVAC systems. Autonomous driving systems. Topology, technical means, safety. Modern restrain and protection systems, impact prediction systems, reversible tightening devices, sensor technology / technology, sensors of required values and actuators. Modern technologies for automotive diagnostics, parallel and serial diagnostics of electronic systems (control units, sensors, sensors of required values and actuators). Projects: Project in the field of automotive electronic systems in connection with the topic of doctoral dissertation.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2018/2019 Winter semester)
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2019/2020 (P0713D060001) Electrical Engineering Science P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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