SAE 2015 Noise and Vibration Conference and Exhibition

June 22-25, 2015

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

DeVos Place Convention Center

Conference Organizing Committee Members

Christopher Shaw Event Chair
Christopher Shaw
Acoustics Technical Fellow
Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp

Chadwyck Musser Event Vice Chair
Chadwyck Musser
ESI US R&D Proect Manager
Vibro-Acoustics

Event Exhibition Chair
Gary Newton
Sr. Executive
Bruel&Kjaer North America Inc

Event Past Chair
Robert Powell
Director Structural Acoustics
Exa Corporation

Event Student Chair
Eric Frank
Operations Mgr. / Sr Project Engineer
Sound Answers Inc

Event Student Chair
Pranab Saha
Principal Consultant
Kolano and Saha Engineers Inc

Hannes Allmaier
Lead Research Engineer
Kompetenzzentrum Das Virtuelle Fahrzeug

Kalyan Bagga
Powertrain Export Specialist
Ford Motor Co

Craig Birkett
Chief Engineer
Navistar International Corp

Michael Blommer
Technical Leader
Ford Motor Co

David Bogema
Senior Application Engineer
Bruel & Kjaer North America Inc

Wade Bray
Vice President
HEAD acoustics Inc

Gabriella Cerrato
President
Sound Answers Inc

Bernard Challen
Professor
Shoreham Services

Richard DeJong
Professor
Calvin Engineering

Paul Donavan
Senior Consultant
Illingworth & Rodkin Inc

Alan Duncan
NVH Specialist
Automotive Analytics Inc

Gordon Ebbitt
Principal Engineer
Toyota Technical Center USA Inc

Hether Fedullo
Product Design Engineer
Ford Motor Co

Christian Fernholz
Aircraft Engines Engine Dynamics
General Electric

Jack Field
District Sales Manager
National Instruments

Eric Frank
Operations Mgr. / Sr Project Engineer
Sound Answers Inc

Bryce Gardner
Lead Acoustic Scientist
ESI US R&D

Gregory Goetchius
Engineering Manager
Tesla Motors Inc

Kiran Govindswamy
Director: NVH Driveline & Vehicle Integ
FEV Inc

Christopher Griffen
Technical Specialist
Material Sciences Corp

Jianmin Guan
Program Manager - NVH
Altair Engineering Inc

Yuksel Gur
Senior Tech Specialist
Ford Motor Co

Mark Gwillim
Vibro-Acoustics Tech Sales
ESI North America

David Herrin
Associate Professor
Univ of Kentucky

Morris Hsi Hutchinson
Specialist
FTS Inc

Peter Jackson
Retired

Deane Jaeger
Principal Engineer
Harley-Davidson Inc

Vikas Juneja
NVH Manager
Chrysler Jeep Truck

Raymond Kach
Supervisor
Ford Motor Co

Farokh Kavarana
Principal Engineer NVH & Wind Noise
Nissan Technical Center NA

Philip Keller
Senior Technical Specialist
BorgWarner Inc

Ken Kicinski
Staff Engineer
Harley-Davidson Inc

Jay Kim
Professor
Univ of Cincinnati

Jason Kunio
Application Engr
Bruel & Kjaer North America Inc

Thomas Lago
Chief Scientist & Chairman
QirraSound Technologies Europe AB

Peter Laux
Engineer

Teik Lim
Dean and Professor
Univ of Cincinnati

Ivanna Malinow
Staff Engineer
TRW Occupant Safety Systems Inc

Jerome Manning
President
Cambridge Collaborative Inc

Patricia Manning
Senior Scientist - Acoustics & Vibration
Cambridge Collaborative Inc

Jay Meldrum
Executive Director
Michigan Technological Univ

Teresa Miller
Engineer
Bombardier Learjet

Mark Moeller

Charles Moritz
Technical Director
Blachford Inc

James Nieters
General Manager
Sound Resources II LLC

Taner Onsay
Manager - NVH Lab
Chrysler Group LLC

Jeff Orzechowski
Supervisor
Chrysler Group LLC

Jian Pan
Director Product Testing & Simulation
Autoneum North America Inc

Alan Parrett
VPO - Airborne Noise
General Motors Co

Hans Priebsch
Scientific Consultant
Virtual Vehicle

Dhanesh Purekar
NVH Engineer
Cummins Inc

Mohamad Qatu
Director
Central Michigan Univ

Mohan Rao
Professor and Department Chair
Tennessee Technological Univ

Daniel Rauchholz
NVH Manager
UGN Inc

David Reed
Development Engineer - Acoustics
Janesville Acoustics

Thomas Reinhart
Institute Engineer
Southwest Research Institute

Alice Rodrigues
NVH Development Engineer
General Motors do Brasil Ltda

Todd Rook
Fellow
United Technologies Aerospace

Richard Schumacher
Retired

Ahmet Selamet
Prof. & Chairperson
Ohio State University

Sivapalan Senthooran
Director Wind Noise Applications
Exa Corporation

Saeed Siavoshani
Siemens PLM Software

Steve Sorenson
Acoustic Technology Ctr.
E-A-R Thermal Acoustic Systems

Joseph Stout
NVH and CAE Technical Leader
Ford Motor Co

In-Soo Suh
Professor
KAIST

Prakash Thawani
Sr NVH Group Leader
DENSO International America Inc

James Thompson
Acting Chief Hearing Loss Prevention Br
NIOSH

Todd Tousignant
Manager
FEV Inc

Joachim Wolschendorf
Vice President
FEV Inc

Barry Wyerman
Manager Research and Development
Janesville Acoustics

Abdelkrim Zouani
Engine NVH Technical Expert
Ford Motor Co