SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, October 9

On–and off–Road Vehicle Dynamics & Control
(Session Code: CV205)

Room 49  1:00 p.m.

This session focuses on theoretical and experimental vehicle dynamics aspects of both on- and off-road vehicles. Papers on topics such as off-road vehicle chassis and suspension, NVH, driver/operator comfort, as well as on-road suspension design, active and semi-active suspension systems and controls, and full vehicle dynamic studies are welcomed. Topics ranging from on-road vehicles to trucks to construction and mining machinery are covered in CV205.

Organizers - Benjamin Duprey, Mechanical Simulation Corp.; Alireza Farjoud, BWI Group; Corina Sandu, Steve Charles Southward, Virginia Tech.; John Stuart, Navistar; Vladimir V. Vantsevich, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Hui Zhang, Ohio State Univ.
Chairpersons - Alireza Farjoud, BWI Group

Time Paper No. Title
1:00 p.m. 2014-01-2322
Fused Dynamics of Unmanned Ground Vehicle Systems
Vladimir V. Vantsevich, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Jeremy P. Gray, US Army TARDEC; Dennis Murphy, University of Alabama at Birmingham
1:30 p.m. 2014-01-2319
Effects of Liquid Cargo on Lateral Stability of B-Train Combination
Iman Hazrati Ashtiani, Mehrnoosh Abedi, Concordia University
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-2321
Interacting Multiple Model Filter-Based Estimation of Lateral Tire-Road Forces for Electric Vehicles
Xianjian Jin, Guodong Yin, Southeast University; Youyu Lin, Jiangsu SUMEC Hardware & Tools Co. Ltd.
Relative Performance Analyses of Independent Front Axle Suspensions for a Heavy-Duty Mining Truck (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Yiting Kang, Subhash Rakheja, Concordia University Montreal; Wenming Zhang, University of Science & Technology Beijing

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00459, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Chassis Design and Vehicle Dynamics Committee / Commercial Vehicle Activity