From KNOW-HOW to WOW
Want to know how Bosch turns research into those real life “WOW” moments? In each episode of this podcast, our resident hosts Shuko, Melena and Geoff will illuminate a tech topic from different perspectives. They meet first-class experts taking you on a deep-dive into a world that makes life smarter, safer and more sustainable. Made for people who love tech, and a good story — from astronauts to AI, from crime forensics to coders, from hoverboarders to flying trays. From KNOW-HOW to WOW.
DEEP DIVE: Fully-automated battery recycling for electric cars
When electric vehicle batteries reach their end-of-life, each of them is unique and has its own history. Recycling these batteries means that every single one requires a slightly different treatment. While Geoff and Melena discussed the difficulty of discharging these batteries in the previous episode, here’s a closer look at the dismantling process. A digital twin and a worker guidance system developed by Bosch Rexroth help disassemble each battery according to its characteristics. Geoff’s voice avatar asks our Bosch expert Sebastian Krieger to explain how it works.