SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, April 9

Design Optimization - Methods and Applications (Part 2 of 2)
(Session Code: B103)

Room 112 B  1:00 p.m.

Design Optimization Methods and Application session features papers on new and improved optimization techniques and on application of different optimization methods in component and vehicle design. Methods include deterministic and stochastic optimization techniques. Applications range from noise pressure optimization and vehicle dynamic response optimization to sub-system topology and shape and full vehicle gage and topology optimization.

Organizers - Mallikarjuna Bennur, General Motors Co.; James De Clerck, Michigan Technological Univ.; Vesna Savic, General Motors Co.

Time Paper No. Title
1:00 p.m. 2014-01-0412
Application of Time Symmetry Preserving Adjoint Solver in External Car Aerodynamics
Aleksandar Jemcov, University of Notre Dame; Darrin Stephens, Chris Sideroff, Applied CCM
1:20 p.m. 2014-01-0415
Application of 3D Inverse Design Based Multi-Objective Optimization of Axial Cooling Fan with Large Tip Gap
Matthieu De Maillard, Advanced Design Technology, Ltd.; Mehrdad Zangeneh, University College London
1:40 p.m. 2014-01-0385
Parameter Identification of a Quasi-Dimensional Spark-Ignition Engine Combustion Model
Ramin Masoudi, Hadi Adibi asl, Nasser Lashgarian Azad, John McPhee, University of Waterloo
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-0395
Assessing the Likelihood of Binding in Distorted Stepped Radius Cylinder Bores
Kiranmaye Aluru, Altair ProductDesign, Inc.; Bruce Geist, William Resh, Chrysler Group LLC
2:20 p.m. 2014-01-0416
Robust Design of Jet Pump
Subrata Sarkar, Kailash Golecha, Surbhi Kohli, Eaton Aerospace, Ltd.; Vaughn Mills, Mustafa Huseyin, Pritam Bhurke, Stefan Walter, Eaton Automotive; Ravikumar S. Dinni, Shrikrishna Jaywant Deshpande, Eaton Technologies Pvt, Ltd.
2:40 p.m. 2014-01-0394
Design Optimization of Suspension Kinematic and Compliance Characteristics
Yong-Sub Yi, Joonhong Park, Kyung-Jin Hong, Hyundai Motor Co.
3:00 p.m. 2014-01-0390
Reactive Regulation of Single-Lane Vehicle-Road Interactions
Zachary Sabato, Hyundai Center of Excellence, UC Davis; Donald Margolis, University of California
3:20 p.m. 2014-01-0389
Effects of Driver Acceleration Behavior on Fuel Consumption of City Buses
Hongjie Ma, Hui Xie, Shuangxi Chen, Ying Yan, DengGao Huang, Tianjin Univ.
Optimization of Turbocharger Compressor Stages using DOE for Vehicle Engine Application (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Qingbin Li, Di Yang, Liaoping Hu, Xiaozhen Sheng, Hunan Tyen Machinery Co., Ltd.
Application of Structure Optimization Method to Dynamic Tuning (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Yuan Qu, Wang Hongbin, Dechao Zhang, Linbo Zhang, Shen Wu, Chery Automobile Co., Ltd.

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00394, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Body Engineering Committee / Automobile Body Activity