JSAE Exposition 2015: Latest HUD, lighting and display technologies

Products from Calsonic Kansei, Nippon Seiki, Koito, Hella, Continental and others



 The Automotive Engineering Exposition 2015 was held from May 20 through 22, organized by the Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan. At the Exposition, head-up displays (HUDs) exhibited by various suppliers attracted the attention of visitors. Calsonic Kansei Corporation exhibited a cockpit module concept fitted with a HUD. Nippon Seiki Co., Ltd. displayed a 2-plane HUD. Mitsubishi Electric Corporation introduced its HUD technologies by exhibiting two HUDs equipped with laser and LCD systems, respectively. Yazaki Corporation exhibited its next-generation HUD, which is still under development.

 Automotive lamp suppliers showcased their respective, latest technologies. Koito Manufacturing Co., Ltd. exhibited concepts, featuring laser and OLEDs (organic light-emitting diodes). Ichikoh Industries, Ltd. displayed an up-to-date headlamp system and a general-purpose LED light source unit. Hella KGaA Hueck & Co. displayed a matrix LED headlamp, which is being mounted on the Audi A7.

 Continental AG introduced a next-generation combination meter. Valeo Group displayed its next-generation camera monitoring system which replaces sideview mirrors with cameras.

 This report summarizes these suppliers' exhibits.

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