SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress
Technical Session Schedule
Thursday, October 9
Aerodynamic Test Methods and Applications - Part 2 of 2
(Session Code: CVA600)
Room 55/57 1:00 p.m.
This session will address aerodynamic testing requirements, technologies, facilities and methods with a view toward improving efficiency and reducing emissions of medium and heavy commercial ground vehicles. Papers are solicited that address aerodynamic related corrections, correlations and assessments for various data sources including wind tunnel, and on-track/road testing.
Organizers - Richard Wood, Solus-Solutions and Technologies; Rick Mihelic, Peterbilt; Ilhan Bayraktar, Oshkosh Corporation
Chairpersons - Angus Lock, Auto Research Center LLC
|Simulation Considerations for Commercial
Vehicles in Strong Crosswind Conditions
Colin Britcher, Old Dominion Univ.; Wael Mokhtar, Grand Valley State Univ; Stephen Way, Old Dominion Univ.
|Measurement of the On-Road Turbulence Environment Experienced by Heavy Duty Vehicles
Brian R. McAuliffe, National Research Council Canada; Leanna Belluz, Marc Belzile, Transport Canada
|| ORAL ONLY
|Determination of the yaw-dependence of CD from HDV track tests and comparison with results obtained in the NRC 9m x 9m Wind Tunnel
Bernard Tanguay, NRC Aerospace
|Analysis of Vehicle Lateral Dynamics due to Variable Wind Gusts
(Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Youhanna William, Walid Oraby, Sameh Metwally, Helwan University
Planned by Commercial Vehicle Aerodynamics / Commercial Vehicle Activity