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MathWorks Automotive Conference 2007

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PCI-Engine for xPC Target is the premier product in ADI’s Emul8 board-level family.  It is an innovative tool for the design and testing of ECUs by providing desktop engine sensor emulation. ADI’s expertise in real-time systems combined with xPC Target from The MathWorks provides a low cost HIL simulation option for automotive applications. More information is available at

Argonne National Lab

The Powertrain Systems Analysis Toolkit (PSAT) is a state-of-the-art flexible and reusable simulation package, developed by Argonne National Laboratory in collaboration with Ford, GM, and DaimlerChrysler and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). PSAT is currently used in more than 60 companies and universities and has more than 200 users.


ATI is a global supplier of control system development tools that include customizable solutions for calibration, data acquisition, rapid prototyping, and network analysis.  At the conference, ATI will demonstrate how models generated with Real-Time Workshop enable a low-cost, iterative process of prototyping control algorithms without requiring access to ECU source code.


Cadence® enables global electronic-design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today's integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software and hardware, methodologies, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. For more information about the company and its products and services, visit


dSPACE is a global provider of engineering tools for electronic control unit (ECU) development and testing.  dSPACE offers a seamless and completely integrated environment for every stage of the ECU development process, including model-based control design, function prototyping, automatic code generation, and ECU testing and calibration. Visit for more information.


Emmeskay offers state-of-the-art technology products and services for Mobility Applications mainly in the areas of Computer Aided Control System Development (CACSD), Systems Engineering and Model Based Control Systems Development (MBCSD). We work closely with customers to achieve successful deployment and efficient utilization of productivity-enhancing Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) methods and tools. We offer consulting services that cover the entire gamut of the CACSD and MBCSD processes as well as tools, technologies and computational models that enhance productivity and quality.


As a reliable and competent partner to the automotive and diesel industries, the ETAS Group supplies a comprehensive portfolio of optimally suited vehicle development and diagnostic tools that cover the entire life cycle of electronic control units, from development to operational use and service. Our portfolio is strengthened with premium engineering services and sustained commitment to consulting, training, and support.


Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacture of embedded semiconductors for the automotive, consumer, industrial, networking, and wireless markets. This privately held company is based in Austin, Texas, and has design, research and development, manufacturing or sales operations in more than 30 countries. Freescale is one of the world's largest semiconductor companies with 2006 sales of $6.4 billion (USD). Visit for more information.

Mechanical Simulation

Mechanical Simulation Corporation develops and distributes advanced software used to simulate vehicle performance under a wide variety of conditions. Established in 1996 and headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, the company provides car, motorcycle, and truck simulation packages, plus training and support to more than 50 OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers and over 60 universities and government research groups worldwide. More information is available at


MotoTron Corporation, a subsidiary of Brunswick Corporation, enables mechatronic systems development and integration. Our tools and processes simplify and reduce the development cost of electronic controls for the automotive, marine, industrial, recreational, power generation and aviation industries. Please visit the IAV Audi with the MotoHawk engine control on display at the MathWorks Automotive Conference.


Opal-RT provides comprehensive solutions for real-time, hardware-in-the-loop testing of electrical systems and power electronics. Companies such as Ford, GM and Toyota rely on Opal-RT solutions for Model-Based Design, rapid prototyping, and ECU testing. Opal-RT solutions are deployed using commercial, off-the-shelf PC hardware and I/O devices. Visit to download free technical papers.

Pathway Technologies

Pathway Technologies Incorporated (PTI) provides hardware and software solutions and system integration services for the development of distributed embedded systems comprising multiple electronic control units, CAN-based networks (or variants), communication nodes and devices, and other hardware. PTI’s product line also includes boxed hardware solutions that utilize a variety of microcontrollers and x86-based (PC104) systems. More information is available at

Vector CANtech

Located in Novi, Michigan, Vector CANtech, Inc. was established in 1997 as a wholly owned North American subsidiary of Vector Informatik GmbH. Vector is the leading provider of software tools, embedded software components and services to OEMs, their suppliers and various other industries. Vector tools equip engineers with the finest capabilities for design, diagnostics, calibration, and testing of distributed networking systems. More information is available at