Progress in Camless Variable Valve Actuation with Two-Spring Pendulum and Electrohydraulic Latching

Author(s)/Presenter(s)

Dr. Lou got his B.E. in mechanical engineering from Zhejiang University, China, and his M.S. & Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. He is the chairman and general manager of Jiangsu Gongda Power Technologies Co., Ltd.. Earlier, he worked with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, Ford Motor Co., Visteon Co. and Automotive Components Holdings LLC in areas of semi-active dampers, manufacturing technologies and processes, production launch and process improvement, VVA systems, transmission solenoid module, HEV thermal management systems, advanced engine cooling system, AC system dynamics, HVAC NVH, etc.