Author Archives: Roberto Lot

Modelling and optimization of Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Speaker: Roberto Lot, University of Padova Venue: CAP Seminar Room – Imperial College – London Date and Time: 2012-11-20 12:00:00-13:00:00 Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs) combine an internal combustion engine and an electrical drive system to improve the efficiency of power … Continue reading

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Optimal control and lap time optimization of race vehicles

Speaker: Roberto Lot, University of Padova Venue: CAP Seminar Room – Imperial College – London Date and Time: 2012-11-16 14:00:00-15:00:00 Abstract: Lap time optimization of racing motorcycles and four-wheeled vehicles is a challenging task that requires the solution of non-linear … Continue reading

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Why can I ride a bike?

On the 14th of December, Prof. Roberto Lot will present the activities of the Motorcycle Dynamics Research Group of Padua at the Bern University of Applied Science. Location: Biel (Switzerland) >>presentation details

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SafeBike has been presented at EICMA 2011

The SafeBike motorcycle riding simulator has been officially presented at EICMA 2011, the 69th International Motorcycle Exhibition in Milan Fair. see more at "Il Sole 24 ore" (in Italian)

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Seminar on Motorcycles at the City University of London

On Thursday 24th of October, 2011 Prof. Roberto Lot will held an invited seminar on “Advanced Researches in Motorcycles and Light Vehicles” at the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences of the City University of London. >>download flyer

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MBSymba 6 released !

A new version of MBSysmba has been just released ! You may download MBSymba free of charge for educational and academic purposes.

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MBSymba workshop at Imperial College in London

A workshop on Modelling of Multibody Systems will be held at the Imperial College in London the 16th and 17th of November 2011 thanks to the hospitality of Dr. Simos Evangelou. There is no registration fee but confirmation of attendance … Continue reading

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SAFEBIKE at Reseacher’s night in Padova

The 2nd generation of the SAFEBIKE motorcycle simulator was present as VenetoNight, the Reseacher’s night at the University of Padova. The event was a success and many people had the possibility of riding this portable version of this simulator, which … Continue reading

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multibody.net shows up !!

The multibody.net project has just started ! The aim of this website is to disseminate MBSymba, which is an object-oriented language that makes it possible to easy model a multibody systems and to automatically generate the equations of motion. Moreover … Continue reading

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