SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, April 9

CAE Durability Analysis and Applications (Part 3 of 3)
(Session Code: M109)

Room 114 A  1:00 p.m.

This technical session focuses on state-of-the-art fatigue theory and advanced development in fatigue analysis methodology and research. Studies and discussions on innovative and improved fatigue theory/methods in material constitutive modeling, damage rules/fatigue damage calculation, and fatigue life predictions will be addressed.

Organizers - Mingchao Guo, Chrysler Group LLC; Guofei Chen, United States Steel Corp.; Ali Fatemi, Univ. of Toledo; Abolhassan Khosrovaneh, GM; Zhigang Wei, Tenneco Automotive Co., Ltd.; Guangtian Gavin Song, AM General LLC; Mark A. Pompetzki, HBM-nCode; Yung-Li Lee, Chrysler Group LLC
Chairpersons - Abolhassan Khosrovaneh, GM; Zhigang Wei, Tenneco Automotive Co., Ltd.

Time Paper No. Title
1:00 p.m. 2014-01-0904
Solver Embedded Fatigue
Timothy Palmer, MSC Software Corp.; Neil Bishop, CAEfatigue Ltd.
1:20 p.m. 2014-01-0912
Application of the Glinka's ESED Criterion in Optimization Design
Wenxin Qin, Chrysler Group LLC; Fred Zweng, Chrysler LLC; Sandip Datta, Chrysler Group LLC
1:40 p.m. 2014-01-0926
Vehicle Body Panel Thermal Buckling Resistance Analysis
Weidong Zhang, Mingchao Guo, Paul Stibich, Ram Bhandarkar, Chrysler Group LLC
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-0906
A Study on Body Panel Stress Analysis under Distributed Loads
Bhaskar Kusuma, Kaizhi Quan, Mingchao Guo, Ram Bhandarkar, Chrysler Group LLC
2:20 p.m. Panel
Durability Assessment and Validation in Automotive Engineering
The purpose of the panel is to provide an opportunity to discuss, clarify, evaluate and exchange of viewpoints among the automotive fatigue/durability experts. The commonly used durability analysis, and test validation processes/methodologies will be discussed.
Moderators - Yung-Li Lee, Chrysler Group LLC
Panelists -
Yung-Li Lee, Chrysler Group LLC
Abolhassan Khosrovaneh, GM
Xuming Su, Ford Motor Co.

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00392, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Materials Modeling and Testing Committee / Materials Engineering Activity