SAE 2013 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, April 16

Advances In Light Weight Materials - Aluminum (Part 2 of 2)
(Session Code: M203)

Room D0-03A  1:00 p.m.

This session presents the latest developments in automotive applications of aluminum castings and wrought products. The papers cover a wdie range of the technical aspects including alloy development, lightweight design, process development and simulation as well as performance optimization.

Organizers - Jidong Kang, CanmetMATERIALS; Alan Luo, General Motors Corporation; Douglas Richman, Kaiser Aluminum

Time Paper No. Title
1:00 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Non-Isothermal Material Deformation during Heated Blank - Cold Die (HB-CD) Sheet Stamping: Preliminary Study
Fadi Abu-Farha, Clemson University; Nan Zhang, Clemson Univeristy
1:20 p.m. 2013-01-0384
Evaluation of Constitutive Behavior of Aluminum Extrusions and Their GMAW Welds
Jidong Kang, CanmetMATERIALS; Kevin gong, Constellium; Guowu Shen, Jie Liang, James Chen, CanmetMATERIALS
1:40 p.m. ORAL ONLY
Safe & Cost-Effective Path to Fuel Targets with Aluminum
Randall Scheps, Alcoa Automotive
2:00 p.m. 2013-01-0381
Lightweighting Impacts on Fuel Economy, Cost, and Component Losses
Aaron David Brooker, National Renewable Energy Laboratory; Jacob Ward, Department Of Energy; Lijuan Wang, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
2:20 p.m. 2013-01-0386
Structure to Assist in Prevention of Bimetallic Corrosion of Hybrid Doors
Shoji Kimura, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

Planned by Non-Ferrous Committee / Materials Engineering Activity