SAE 2010 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, April 15

CAE Analysis, Test Correlation and Optimization: Mutli-Body Simulation and Applications (Part 3 of 4)
(Session Code: M106)

Room D0-04B  8:00 a.m.

The applications of multi-body dynamics simulation in automotive engineering, related methodology development including multidisciplinary simulation involving MBD, FEA and/or Controls, are the interested topics in this session.

Organizers - Jinzhong Wang, MSC Software; Dexin Wang, Giuseppe C. DeRose, Ford Motor Co.; Guofei Chen, United States Steel Corp.; Guangtian Gavin Song, AM General LLC
Chairpersons - Jinzhong Wang, MSC Software; Giuseppe DeRose, Ford Motor Co; Dexin Wang, Ford

Time Paper No. Title
8:00 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Technical Keynote: Integration of Multibody and Finite Element Codes using an Enhanced Gluing Algorithm
Gregory M. Hulbert, Zheng-Dong Ma, Univ. of Michigan
8:20 a.m. 2010-01-0948
Fully-coupled Multi-Body Dynamics and Nonlinear Structural Analysis Applied to Automotive Dynamic Analysis
Steven Rennich, MSC Software Corp.
8:40 a.m. 2010-01-0946
Analysis of the Contribution of Body Flexibility to the Handling and Ride Comfort Performance of Passenger Cars
Rabah Hadjit, LMS Americas; Masafumi Kyuse, Kohei Umehara, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
9:00 a.m. 2010-01-0951
Kinematics and Compliance (K & C) Simulation Using a Nonlinear Finite Element Model
Youngwon Hahn, Dassault Systemes Simulia Corp.
9:20 a.m.
Q&A Session
9:40 a.m. 2010-01-0947
Issues Exporting a Multibody Dynamics System Model into a Finite Element Analysis Model
Jose L. Ortiz, MSC Software; Daniel Heiserer, BMW Group
10:00 a.m. 2010-01-0952
Fatigue Life Prediction on Rough Road Using Full Vehicle Co-simulation Model with Suspension Control
Norihiko Sawa, Yuki Nimiya, Yohei Kubota, Toyota Motor Corp.; Takahumi Itsubo, Toyota Technical Development Corp.; Kazumasa Honma, Toyota Motor Corp.
10:20 a.m. 2010-01-0950
General Modeling of Nonlinear Isolators for Vehicle Ride Studies
Jacco Koppenaal, MSC Software Corp.; Jan Van Oosten, Ingo Porsche, Arun Chavan, MSC Software
10:40 a.m. 2010-01-0949
A New Approach for Prediction of Crankshaft Stiffness and Stress Concentration Factors
Mehmet Cagri Cevik, RWTH Aachen Univ.; Martin Rebbert, Franz Maassen, FEV Motorentechnik GmbH
11:00 a.m.
Q&A Session
Prediction of Transient Body Deformation During Handling Maneuvers (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Masafumi Kyuse, Kohei Umehara, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.; Rabah Hadjit, LMS International

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00035, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Materials Modeling and Testing Committee / Materials Engineering Activity