March 2014

    • The future for electric and hybrid vehicles in India
      Technical and political challenges alike have held back the electric and hybrid market, but there are signs of hope.
    • Flex-fuel snowmobile challenge results in improved efficiency and lower emissions
      Noise and exhaust emissions of recreational snowmobiles have come under increased scrutiny by the U.S. federal government. Students from Kettering University take on the design challenges of meeting or exceeding such regulations.
    • Actuator dynamics in a dual clutch transmission
      The emergence of tougher environmental and fuel efficient legislations have triggered exploration and advance toward new and better vehicle transmission technologies.