Scania is now undergoing a transformation from being a supplier of trucks, buses and engines to a supplier of complete and sustainable transport solutions.
A thesis project at Scania is an excellent way of making contacts for your future working life. Many of our current employees started their career with a thesis project.
Artificial intelligence will have a profound effect on future transport systems and as a part of that it will affect how drivers interact with their vehicles. To ensure a premium level driver-vehicle interaction the design of AI in HMI will be investigated.
To design AI-related driver-vehicle interaction for different levels of automation, based on AI strategy and guidelines.
The assignment is to design user interfaces in a future heavy Scania truck for AI functionality. The work will be based on existing internal strategies for using AI in HMI and will address three different levels of automation:
2 students pursuing a master related to interaction design (e.g. master in interaction design, civ ing within interaction design or master in cognitive science). Start date is January 2019. Estimated time needed is 6 months.
Contact persons and supervisors:
RCDI IxD Manager Stas Krupenia
RCDI IxD LTT/ADAS team leader Johanna Vännström
Enclose CV, personal letter and school-leaving certificate