VUB-MOBI stands out as the pioneering research hub for electromobility in Europe, committed to significantly contributing to a more sustainable society. Their team comprises over 120 specialists, forming a diverse, multidisciplinary group dedicated to facilitating the transition to a greener, electrified mobility and transport system. Their strength lies in a unique blend of technical, environmental, and socio-economic expertise.
As a technological centre of excellence, MOBI excels in various domains, spanning electric and autonomous driving, innovative battery technologies, intelligent drive systems, energy management, power electronics, and charging infrastructure. Beyond technical proficiency, their research group offers insights into business planning and consumer behaviour. They also focus on integrating electric vehicles into energy communities and smart grids.
This comprehensive approach empowers MOBI to develop sustainable and innovative solutions, as well as electrification strategies that garner broad support from all stakeholders involved in shaping the future electric (autonomous) fleet. Additionally, MOBI holds the distinction of being a Core Lab within the Flanders Make organization, contributing to driving innovation and boasting a noteworthy track record in numerous research projects.