StormWave

Around the world in 80 days by electric motorcycle – part 7 – weather data

Written by Ed Cuoco | February 1, 2017 | Automotive

In this blog series, business partners detail their experiences of the StormWave research project, which involved 23 students from Eindhoven University building an electric motorcycle (StormWave) to cover 40,000 kilometers in 80 days. Over the past few weeks, NXP shared their contribution to this promising IoT story, as well as KPN, TomTom, Itility and IBM. ...read more


It takes Alchemy to keep abreast of the StormWave media

Written by Cor van der Struijf | January 15, 2017 | Automotive, Blog

Let´s rewind five years. How would you respond to a request to engage in a groundbreaking project technically, knowing that the project would start rolling in only two weeks? And that the project required an in-depth and responsive analysis of social media. You would kindly decline the request, right? Fortunately, thanks to the technological advancements ...read more


Around the world in 80 days by electric motorcycle – part 5 – real-time reporting

Written by Ronald Teijken | November 18, 2016 | Automotive

The Weather Company, part of IBM and the world’s largest private weather enterprise, has been working with StormWave. StormWave is a project involving 23 students from Eindhoven University. The students there have built an electric motorcycle to cover 40,000 kilometers in 80 days. The project has been a collaboration of a number of companies also ...read more


Around the world in 80 days by electric motorcycle – part 4 – real-time reporting

Written by Xander Janssen | November 7, 2016 | Automotive, Blog

In this blog series, business partners elaborate on how they experienced the StormWave research project thus far. The project involves 23 students from Eindhoven University building an electric motorcycle to cover 40,000 kilometers in 80 days. Recently, NXP shared their contribution to this promising IoT story, as well as KPN and Tomtom. Today we hear ...read more


Around the world in 80 days by electric motorcycle – part 3 – navigation

Written by Paul Hesen | October 28, 2016 | Automotive, Blog, Case Study

In this series we follow the ‘Storm Wave’ electric motorcycle as it tours the world in 80 days. This week we look at TomTom’s involvement. You can read about the team’s mission and how they got started in part 1 of the story including the involvement of NXP and KPN  who’ve helped with communications infrastructure. ...read more


Around the world in 80 days by electric motorcycle – part 2 – M2M communication

Written by Scott Stockwell | October 22, 2016 | Automotive, Blog

“Show the world what electric vehicles can do” is the challenge that has been taken up by a team of 23 students from the Eindhoven University of Technology. They currently tour around the world with their self-built electric motors, for a total of 40.000 kilometers in only 80 days. The electric touring motorcycle, christened “STORM ...read more


Around the world in 80 days – by Storm Wave electric motorcycle

Written by Gino Knubben | October 18, 2016 | Automotive, Blog

 “Show the world what electric vehicles can do”.  This is the challenge a team of 23 students from the Eindhoven University of Technology have taken up. They are currently touring around the world with their self-built electric motorcycle. The trip will cover 40,000 kilometers in only 80 days. The team named their electric touring motorcycle ...read more