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Next-Generation Automotive

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Next-Generation Automotive

From freight transport to the daily commute, transportation plays a crucial role in our nation’s economy and security. Sandia conducts fundamental research to understand research to understand the science and engineering required for transportation that not only meets sustainability targets but also advances the development of next-generation technologies.

Learn more about Sandia’s technologies and capabilities for the automotive sector in the Next-Generation Automotive edition of Innovation Marketplace.

Focus Areas

  • Internal Combustion Engines & Fuels
  • Electrification, Batteries, & Power Electronics
  • Materials & Coatings
  • Computing & Sensing
  • Bioenergy & Biofuels

Featured Technologies

  • Ducted Fuel Injection
  • Low-Inductance DC Power Bus
  • Solid State Lithium Batteries
  • Rapid Electropulsing for AM Parts
  • Nanocomposite Conformal Anti-Corrosion Coating
  • Horizontally Polarized Dual-Band GPS Antenna
  • Sagnac Optomechanical Gyroscope
  • MEMS Accelerometer with Force-Balanced Feedback
  • Polymer Membrane Separators for Fuel Cells
  • Tandem Conversion of Mixed Algal Biomass
  • Deconstruction of Biomass for Biofuels Production