SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, April 8

Vehicle Aerodynamics (Part 2 of 10): Aeroacoustics
(Session Code: B500)

Room 430 A  1:00 p.m.

Vehicle aerodynamic development, drag reduction and fuel economy, handling and stability, cooling flows, surface soiling and water management, vehicle internal environment, tyre aerodynamics and modelling, aeroacoustics, structural response to aerodynamic loading, simulating the on-road environment, onset flow turbulence, unsteady aerodynamics, fundamental flow structures, new test methods and facilities, new applications of computational fluid dynamics simulation, competition vehicle aerodynamics.

Organizers - David Sims-Williams, Durham Univ.; Kevin Golsch, Navistar; Arturo Guzman, Chrysler Group LLC; Taeyoung Han, Bahram Khalighi, General Motors Co.; Todd Lounsberry, Chrysler Group LLC; James T. McKillen, Thomas N. Ramsay, Honda R & D Americas Inc.; Sandeep Sovani, ANSYS Inc.; H. Robert (Bob) Welge, Robert's Engineering Development; Mesbah Uddin, UNC Charlotte Motorsports Engineering; Raymond Leto, TotalSim LLC; Adrian P. Gaylard, Jaguar Land Rover; Kurt Zielinski, Honda R & D Americas Inc.; Edward G. Duell, Jacobs Technology Inc.; Gary M. Elfstrom, Univ. of Ontario Institute of Technology; Gregory Fadler, Navistar; Mark E. Gleason, Chrysler Group LLC

Time Paper No. Title
1:00 p.m. 2014-01-0584
Low Drag Automotive Mirrors Using Passive Jet Flow Control
Jianlei Wang, Northwestern Polytechnical Univ.; William Bartow, Andres Moreyra, Gregory Woyczynski, Alexis Lefebvre, Edward Carrington, Gecheng Zha, University of Miami
1:20 p.m. 2014-01-0591
Assessing the Aeroacoustic Response of a Vehicle to Transient Flow Conditions from the Perspective of a Vehicle Occupant
Nicholas Oettle, Jaguar Land Rover; David Sims-Williams, Robert Dominy, Durham Univ.
1:40 p.m. 2014-01-0592
CAE-Based Prediction of Aero-Vibro-Acoustic Interior Noise Transmission for a Simple Test Vehicle
Fred G. Mendonca, Terence Connelly, Satish Bonthu, Philip Shorter, CD-adapco
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-0619
Computational Process for Wind Noise Evaluation of Rear-View Mirror Design in Cars
L.A.Raghu Mutnuri, Sivapalan Senthooran, Robert Powell, Zen Sugiyama, David Freed, Exa Corp.
CAA Application to Automobile Wind Throb Prevention Design (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Hangsheng Hou, Ford Motor Co.

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00378 and SUB-TP-00004, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Vehicle Aerodynamics Committee / Automobile Body Activity