SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, April 10

Advanced Analysis, Design, and Optimization of Materials, Restraints, and Structures for Enhanced Automotive Safety and Weight Reduction (Part 2 of 2)
(Session Code: M103)

Room 110 A/B  1:00 p.m.

Papers with an emphasis on, but not limited to, innovative ideas to enhance automotive safety with improved material constitutive modeling, analysis method developments, simulation and pre/post processing tools, optimization techniques, crash code developments, finite element model updating, model validation and verification techniques, dummies and occupants, restraint systems, passive safety as well as lightweight material applications and designs are highly encouraged.

Organizers - William J. Altenhof, Univ. of Windsor; Guofei Chen, United States Steel Corp.; Wei Li, General Motors Co.; Sheng-Dong Liu, Generalety LLC; Jwo Pan; Tau Tyan, Ford Motor Co.

Time Paper No. Title
1:00 p.m. 2014-01-0797
Transient Liquid Phase Sintering (TLPS) Conductive Adhesives for High Temperature Automotive Applications
Binghua Pan, Chee Keng Yeo, Delphi Automotive
1:20 p.m. 2014-01-0812
Effects of Constituent Properties on Performance Improvement of a Quenching and Partitioning Steel
Kyoo Sil Choi, Xiaohua Hu, Xin Sun, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Mark Taylor, Emmanuel De Moor, John Speer, David Matlock, Colorado School of Mines
1:40 p.m. 2014-01-0808
Sandwich Panels with Corrugated Core - A Lightweighting Concept with Improved Stiffness
Pankaj K. Mallick, Rajesh Boorle, University of Michigan
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-0809
Virtual Coupon Testing of Carbon Fiber Composites for Application in Structural Analysis
Benoit Bidaine, Laurent Adam, e-Xstream engineering; Roger Assaker, e-Xstream engineering and MSC Software; Hanson Chang, MSC Software; Marc Duflot, Bender Kutub, Emmanuel Lacoste, e-Xstream engineering
2:20 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Improvement of High Temperature Oxidation and Mechanical Behaviors of High Si – Mo Ductile Iron for Exhaust Manifolds
Rifat Yilmaz, Emin Kondakci, Nuri Solak, Istanbul Technical Univ.
Design Optimization of the Rigid Drive Disc of Clutch Using Finite Element Method (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Oday Ibraheem Abdullah; Josef Schlattmann, Emir Pireci, Hamburg University of Technology
A Proposal of Middle Speed Hybrid III 50th Dummy Chest Calibration Test (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Youmei Zhao, Chery Automobile Co.
AlON A-Pillars: Enhancing Passenger Safety and Driver Visibility (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Shweta Rawat, IGDTUW; Soumya Kanta Das, VIT University

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00395, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Materials Modeling and Testing Committee / Materials Engineering Activity