SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, October 7

Fuel Economy Improvement and CO2 Reduction - Part 1 of 4
(Session Code: CV301)

Room 43  9:00 a.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
9:00 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Advanced Technologies for Long-haul Truck Idle Load Reduction
Jason A. Lustbader, Cory J. Kreutzer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
9:30 a.m. 2014-01-2425
Quantitative Estimate of the Relation Between Rolling Resistance on Fuel Consumption of Class 8 Tractor Trailers Using Both New and Retreaded Tires
L. Joseph Bachman, Anthony Erb, EPA; Jeffry Sellers, Southwest Research Institute

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