SAE Brake Colloquium & Exhibition - 32nd Annual

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, October 7

Foundation Brake and Apply Systems Innovations (Part 1 of 2)
(Session Code: BC105)

Room Regency Ballroom  9:25 a.m.

The session focuses on innovations with foundation brake and apply system components (calipers, rotors, drums, bearings, parking, and actuation). It also addresses integration at all levels (pad to caliper, caliper to corner, corner and actuation to vehicle). Examples of coverage include but are not limited to: component design, performance enhancements, system sizing/configuration, drag reduction, pedal feel, mass reduction, and thermal management by new designs/innovative materials.

Organizers - David B. Antanaitis, General Motors Co.; Chris McCormick, TRW Automotive; Mark Riefe, General Motors Co.

Time Paper No. Title
9:25 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Keynote: Brake Technology: View from a Developing Country
Badri Vijayaraghavan, Brakes India, Ltd.
10:15 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Concepts of Light Weight Brake Discs Particularly with Regard to Costs and Reduction of CO2
Reiner Becker, Fritz Winter Eisengiessere GmbH & Co. KG; Marc Walz, Fritz Winter Eisengiessere GmbH & Co KG
10:40 a.m. 2014-01-2502
Experimental Study of Interaction between Brake-Disc Surface Texture and Friction Material on Friction and Wear through Small-Scale Tests on Tribotester
Toshikazu Okamura, KIRIU Corp.
11:05 a.m. 2014-01-2501
Optimisation of Alumina Coated Lightweight Brake Rotor
Abdulwahab A. Alnaqi, University of Leeds; Suman Shrestha, Keronite International Ltd.; David C. Barton, Peter C. Brooks, University of Leeds
11:30 a.m. 2014-01-2500
Comparison of Various Concepts of Twin Leading Brake Performance by Method of Virtual Simulation
Shiwalik Ghosh, Baskar Anthonysamy, Ravi Kaushik, Hero MotoCorp Ltd.

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00443 and COLL-TP-00448, and also individually. To purchase visit