Technology Information Forecasting and assessment Council (TIFAC)
TIFAC CORE in Automotive Infotronics is an initiative of Government of India wherein the collaboration between Industry and Academia is insisted. Keeping this in mind the Centre is offering a PG program on “Automotive Electonics”. The course is offered in collaboration with School of Electronics Engineering (SENSE) at Vellore campus. The students are exposed to various emerging technologies and hence are getting jobs in R & D Centres. The centre is also conducting a number of short term training programs (workshops) in order to inculcate inter-disciplinary real time problem solving approach among students. The centre has completed 25 consultancy projects (with Industries) and filed more than 25 patents. Currently the centre is focussing 3 major areas :
- Advanced Driver Assistance System.
- AI based Driverless Cars for Indian Roads.
- Sub-system development related to Electric Mobility.