Towards the powerline alternative in automotive applications

  title={Towards the powerline alternative in automotive applications},
  author={Francesco Benzi and Tullio Facchinetti and Thomas Nolte and Luis Fernando Almeida},
  journal={2008 IEEE International Workshop on Factory Communication Systems},
The power line technology has received an increasing attention in the last decades due to its inherent benefits, mainly related to the reduction of cabling and associated costs. Power line communication (PLC) was first employed in power utilities and since the 80s in home automation, too. However, its use in the automotive field received relatively little attention. This paper revisits the related work in using PLC technology for communication within the automotive domain and outlines its… Expand

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