SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, April 10

Vehicle Aerodynamics (Part 9 of 10): Motorsports
(Session Code: B500)

Room 430 A  3:00 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 - H. Robert (Bob) Welge, Robert's Engineering Development; Kevin Golsch, Navistar; Arturo Guzman, Chrysler Group LLC; Taeyoung Han, Bahram Khalighi, General Motors Co.; Todd Lounsberry, Chrysler Group LLC; James T. McKillen, Honda R & D Americas Inc.; David Sims-Williams, Durham Univ.; Sandeep Sovani, ANSYS Inc.; Mesbah Uddin, UNC Charlotte Motorsports Engineering; Raymond Leto, TotalSim LLC; Thomas N. Ramsay, Honda R & D Americas Inc.; 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
3:00 p.m. 2014-01-0596
Methodology for the Design of an Aerodynamic Package for a Formula SAE Vehicle
Christopher Craig, Martin A. Passmore, Loughborough Univ.
3:20 p.m. 2014-01-0600
Aerodynamic Structure and Development of Formula 1 Racing Car Wakes
Matthew Watts, Simon Watkins, RMIT Univ.
3:40 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Design Exploration of Formula One Airfoils using Data Mining Techniques
Matthew Watts, Simon Watkins, RMIT Univ.

Planned by Motorsports Engineering Committee / Motorsports Engineering Activity