This content is not included in your SAE MOBILUS subscription, or you are not logged in.
Applying Model-Based Design and Automatic Production Code Generation to Safety-Critical System Development
ISSN: 1946-4614, e-ISSN: 1946-4622
Published April 20, 2009 by SAE International in United States
Citation: Fleischer, D., Beine, M., and Eisemann, U., "Applying Model-Based Design and Automatic Production Code Generation to Safety-Critical System Development," SAE Int. J. Passeng. Cars – Electron. Electr. Syst. 2(1):240-248, 2009, https://doi.org/10.4271/2009-01-0747.
Model-based software development and automatic code generation have become increasingly established in recent years. The automotive industry has widely adopted and successfully deployed these methods in many different series production programs worldwide. This brought various benefits, such as a reduction in development times, improved quality due to more precise specifications, and early verification and validation by means of simulation.
At the same time, more and more safety-related and safety-critical systems have been - and will be -introduced into modern vehicles. Common examples are active front steering, adaptive cruise-control, and integrated chassis control.
This leads to the question, if and how model-based design and automatic production code generation can be applied to the development of safety-critical systems.