SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, October 7

Fuel Economy Improvement and CO2 Reduction - Part 2 of 4
(Session Code: CV301)

Room 43  1:30 p.m.

This session explores total vehicle and powertrain technologies for on and off-road commercial vehicles aimed at reduction of CO2 emissions through design, analysis, and testing techniques. The topics may include energy analysis/management/optimization, current and proposed emission legislation, certification techniques, powertrain integration, weight reduction, idle reduction, and friction/parasitic reduction.

Organizers - George Gvakharia, Ryan Jefferis, Daimler Trucks North America LLC; Russell J. Truemner, AVL Powertrain Engineering Inc.
Chairpersons - Timothy Prochnau, John Deere Power Systems
Assistant Chairpersons - Russell J. Truemner, AVL Powertrain Engineering Inc.

Time Paper No. Title
1:30 p.m. 2014-01-2325
Development Trends for Commercial and Industrial Engines
Michael Franke, Shirish Bhide, Jack Liang, FEV North America, Inc.; Michael Neitz, Thomas Hamm, FEV GmbH
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-2326
Comparative Study of Hybrid Powertrains on Fuel Saving, Emissions, and Component Energy Loss in HD Trucks
Zhiming Gao, Charles Finney, Charles Daw, Tim J. LaClair, David Smith, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
2:30 p.m. 2014-01-2324
Fuel Economy Potential of Advanced AMT eCoast Feature in Long-Haul Applications
Antoine Delorme, Jason L. Robert, Daimler Trucks North America LLC; William Eli Hollowell, Detroit Diesel Corp; Andre M. Strobel, Jason T. Krajewski, Daimler Trucks North America LLC
3:00 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Powertrain Test Development for Heavy-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Measurements
Joseph Anthony, Jayant Sarlashkar, Southwest Research Institute; Houshun Zhang, EPA; L. Sanchez, Matthew Spears, Angela Cullen, US EPA
Performance and Emission Analysis of a CI Engine in Dual Mode with CNG and Karanja Oil Methyl Ester (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Ashish Kumar Singh, Abhishek Sharma, Naveen Kumar, Delhi Technological University

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00461, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Powertrain Committee / Commercial Vehicle Activity; Total Vehicle Technology and Maintenance Committee / Commercial Vehicle Activity