Work Cited

Underlying Technology

 

 

Accessories

 

  • Lighting: http://www.al-lighting.com/lighting/ ; http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/how-to/maintenance/how-your-headlights-work
  • Locks: http://auto.howstuffworks.com/power-door-lock1.htm
  • Mirrors: http://chevyavalanchefanclub.com/cafcna/index.php?topic=18845.0;wap2
  • Radio: http://www.edmunds.com/car-technology/car-audio/understanding-car-audio-systems.html
  • Touchscreen/Carputer: http://news.microsoft.com/1998/01/08/microsoft-announces-auto-pc-pc-companion-powered-by-windows-ce-2-0/
  • Windows: http://auto.howstuffworks.com/power-window.htm
  • Wipers: http://auto.howstuffworks.com/wiper.htm

 

 

Assisting the Driver 

 

  • Anti-Lock Brakes: http://www.monash.edu.au/miri/research/reports/other/racv-abs-braking-system-effectiveness.pdf
  • TCS: http://www.ford.com/suvs/expedition/features/#page=Feature18
  • Cruise Control: http://cruisecontrol.sourceforge.net/
  • Automatic Parking: http://emotion.inrialpes.fr/~paromt/infos/papers/paromtchik:icar:2003.pdf
  • Blind Spot Detection: http://www.thefreelibrary.com/See+It%2c+Hear+It%2c+Feel+It%3a+Ford+Seeks+Most+Effective+Driver+Warnings...-a0177931821
  • Lane Following: http://usedsemitrailers.com/lane-departure-warning-system/