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Hype Cycle for Automotive Technologies, 2020

Published: 16 July 2020

ID: G00441717

Analyst(s): Masatsune Yamaji

Summary

Most automotive design innovations are underpinned by electronics. This document includes the technologies and innovations that will enable future automotive capabilities. This Hype Cycle interpretation offers a holistic view to aid strategic planning.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • New Technologies
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • GaO Transistors
    • Lithium-Air Batteries
    • Aluminum-Air Batteries
    • Copper Foam Batteries
    • Solid-State Lithium-Ion Batteries
  • At the Peak
    • AI-Optimized Battery Management
    • Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging
    • Low Earth Orbit Satellite Systems
    • Hydrogen Fuel Cells
    • Autonomous Driving Level 5
    • GaN-on-Silicon Transistors
    • SiC Transistors
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Mono-ECU Architecture
    • Automotive Digital Security
    • Solid-State 3D Flash Lidar
    • Silicon-Dominant Anode Batteries
    • Mirrorless Cars
    • Autonomous Driving Level 4
    • In-Vehicle Ethernet
    • Solid-State MEMS Scanning Lidar
    • Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure
    • Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communications
    • Driver Monitoring Systems
    • Nanomaterial Supercapacitors
    • Augmented Reality
    • Over-the-Air Software Updates
    • HD Maps
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Mechanical Scanning Lidar
    • Sensor Fusion
    • Autonomous Driving Level 3
    • Digital Instrument Cluster
    • In-Vehicle Wireless Connectivity
    • CMOS Millimeter Wavelength Radars
    • Adaptive Driving Beam
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Head-Up Displays
    • High-Brightness Solid-State Headlamps
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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