SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition
Technical Session Schedule
Wednesday, April 9
(Session Code: B200)
Room 111 B 8:00 a.m.
The fire safety session will focus on current developments in the fields of vehicle fire science, statistics, risks, assessment and mitigation. Papers addressing vehicle design, live-fire tests and fire investigation issues applicable to traditional, electric and alternatively fueled vehicles will be presented.
Organizers - Steven Hodges, Alion Science & Technology; Jeffrey Santrock, General Motors Co.
|| ORAL ONLY
|Technical Keynote: Fire Suppression 101 for Hybrid and Ev's; A Responders Perspective
Jason Emery, Ken Willette, NFPA
|Comparison of Fires in Lithium-ion Battery Vehicles and Gasoline Vehicles
Masashi Takahashi, Masayuki Takeuchi, Kiyotaka Maeda, Shouma Nakagawa, Japan Automobile Research Institute
|Full-Scale Burn Test of a 1998 Compact Passenger Car
Jeff D. Colwell, Exponent
|Detection of Fires in the Engine Compartment of Heavy Duty Vehicles, A Theoretical Study
Raúl Ochoterena, Maria Hjohlman, Michael Försth, SP Technical Research Inst of Sweden
|Validation of the Localized Fire Test Method for On-Board Hydrogen Storage Systems
Yohsuke Tamura, Masayuki Takeuchi, Kiyotaka Maeda, Noriaki Ohtsuka, Japan Automobile Research Institute; Kenji Sato, Toho Univ.
|A Detailed Analysis of Proper Safety Features Implementation in the Design and Construction of Modern Automotive LPG and CNG Containers
Bartosz Flekiewicz, Auto Gaz Slask; Marek Flekiewicz, Silesian University of Technology
|Vehicle Hot Surface Ignition and Mitigation Measures of R-1234yf Refrigerant for MAC Systems
Lothar Seybold, Adam Opel AG; Bryan Styles, General Motors Co.; Ioannis Lazaridis, Hans-Joerg Kneusels, Adam Opel AG
|A Critical Assessment of Factors Affecting the Flammability of R-1234yf in a Frontal Collision
Bryan Styles, Jeffrey Santrock, Curtis Vincent, Michael Leffert, Narasimha Putcha, General Motors Co.
|Crash Test with a Hot Operating Engine and R-1234yf MAC System
Mathias Poklitar, Lothar Seybold, Adam Opel AG
|The Influence of Solid Anisotropy on Flame Spread over Melting Polymers
Guanyu Zheng, Weichai Power Emission Solution Technology Inc.; Indrek Wichman, Andre Benard, Michigan State Univ.; Hongyu Wang, Weichai Power New Energy Inc.; Xiaohui Li, Huazhong University of Science and Tech.; Jie Gao, Shanghai Univ.
The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00436, and also individually. To purchase visit collections.sae.org
Planned by Fire Safety Committee / Automobile Body Activity