SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2008-03-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2008-03-01
    • In search of the perfect burn
      The simultaneous download pressures on NOx and PM continue to make research into higher injection pressures and alternative combustion solutions such as homogenous-charge compression ignition attractive.
    • One way to stop a train
      A new self-energizing electrohydraulic brake offers the advantages of hydraulic brake actuation without the disadvantages of a centralized hydraulic power supply.
    • A model combustion: from art to science
      Analysis tools, advanced hardware provide insight into combustion process, refining the cylinder's 'big bang.'
    • The datalinked vehicle
      In the fields and on the job site with GPS.