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Master Thesis - Advanced control methods for e-bicycles


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046

Req ID 12446

We are reinforcing our team in the corporate research & development department at our location in Friedrichshafen starting in April 2021


Your tasks: 

  • Mathematical modelling of an e-bicycle (rigid body dynamics, drivetrain, sensors), its context (driver, road), and the coupling between e-bicycle and context
  • Design, implementation, and calibration of a behavioral simulation model
  • Model analysis and reduction
  • Design, implementation, and validation of embedded algorithms (state estimation, feed-forward/feedback control)


Your profile:

  • Master’s degree student in engineering with a background in systems theory, robotics, numerics or machine learning/artificial intelligence
  • Experience in Matlab and object-oriented programming
  • Passion for automatic control of dynamic systems
  • Motivated and willingness to learn new skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English or German


Compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit www.zf.com/berufundprivatleben


Be part of our ZF team as Master Thesis - Advanced control methods for e-bicycles and apply now!


Helena Paul

(+49) 7541 77969121

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