SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, October 9

Advances in Alternative Energy Sources for Sustainable Development in the Commercial On and Off Highway Sector
(Session Code: CV802)

Room 47  9:00 a.m.

This session explores advances in the creation of sustainable energy sources, their usage in the on and off highway sectors, and impact on the environment. Topics can include research and in-production technology used to produce renewable energy sources such as alternative fuels, as well as the materials from which they are made. A discussion on lifecycle analysis of the energy source in terms of net efficiency improvement or greenhouse gas emissions reduction is highly recommended.

Organizers - Rahul Jhavar, Caterpillar Inc.; Navtej Singh, Navistar
Chairpersons - Rahul Jhavar, Caterpillar Inc

Time Paper No. Title
9:00 a.m. 2014-01-2431
Effect of Hydrogen on the Performance & Emission Characteristics of a 6.0 L Heavy Duty Natural Gas Engine
Sauhard Singh, Reji Mathai, Ved Singh, A K Sehgal, B Basu, R K Malhotra, Indian Oil Corporation Limited; S Nagarajan, S Yoganandam, G Senthil Kumar, G Gopal, Ashok Leyland Technical Center
9:30 a.m. 2014-01-2433
Fabrication of Graphite/PTFE Based Electrodes for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell
Abhishake Goyal, Nadeem Yamin, Naveen Kumar, Delhi Technological Univ.
Comparison of Diesel and Natural Gas Bus Performance (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Nils Olof Nylund, Veikko Karvonen, Hannu Kuutti, Juhani Laurikko, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Planned by Sustainable Development Program Committee / Engineering Meetings Board