3 Day Proficiency Improvement Programme on
Vehicle Dynamics and Hardware-in-loop
By Dr. Thomas Gillespie
(Author of well – known book on ‘Fundamentals of Vehicle Dynamics’) Only for Industry Professional at ARAI, Pune
(The Automotive Research Association of India)
from 2nd to 4th April 2012
Jointly Organized by
*Become self-disciplined and self-motivated.
Introduction * Course objectives. analyse and design steering. ride and handling. Flat ride criteria. The major components and their functions are described and represented in equation form as needed to predict performance in acceleration. videos and animations. * Understand Ride & Handling along with load transfers. Dynamic index * Ride perception (acceleration tolerance curves. etc. road load and apply various laws. NASA discomfort curves) * Example problems Suspension Design and Analysis * Suspension functions * Live axles. case studies. ECE regulations and performance based Standards for vehicles. Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards. Participants are exposed to the latest technologies for simulating vehicle dynamics for virtual testing.
* Understand Rollover and basics of Hardware–in-loop. demonstrating personal responsibility in the pursuit of studies & professional practice. UN/ECE 13)
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOME
On completion of the module. calculating weights on wheels) * Example problems Braking Performance * Braking equations (stopping distance. * Coordinate systems * Newton's Second Law (applied to find wheel loads) * Example problems Acceleration Performance * Power limited (engines. transmissions. neutral-. * Understand Data Acquisition & Virtual testing. The instructional methods include extensive use of examples. time. *Demonstrate independent learning ability necessary for conducting professional development. format. offtracking * High speed cornering (turning equations) * Understeer gradient (under-. Ackerman steer. camber stiffness and aligning torque) * Roll moment distribution (vehicle roll modeling) * Roll steer * Camber effects * Lateral force compliance steer * Aligning moment compliance steer * Example problems * Development & Validation of Suspension at Design Stage using Hardware in Loop Technology : Component in Loop
Steering Systems * Steering system function * Steering geometry errors * Forces and moments in the steering system * Steering models * Understeer due to steering compliance * FWD effects Rollover * Rigid body rollover * Rollover of a suspended vehicle * Transient rollover * Critical sliding velocity * Fishhook * Electronic Stability Control (FMVSS 126. *Lead multi-disciplinary teams. and over-steer) * Characteristic and critical speed * Lateral acceleration and yaw velocity gains * Static margin * Sideslip angle * Example problems Suspension Effects on Handling * Tire properties (cornering stiffness. braking. energy) * Dynamic load transfer * Maximum brake force equations * Braking regulations * Brake proportioning * Braking efficiency * Example problems * Introduction to CarSim – Car dynamics simulation Road Loads (Aerodynamics & Rolling Resistance) * Bernoulli's equation * Boundary layers (favorable and adverse) * Drag coefficient and aerodynamic road load equation * Crosswinds and aerodynamic forces and moments * Rolling resistance * Example problems
Ride * Ride excitation sources (roads. the delegates should be able to: *Understand.BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES
This course takes the engineer through the mechanics of each of the major systems on vehicles responsible for dynamic performance. *Predict various performance parameters. torque converters. Virtual test processes are illustrated for evaluating regulated performance modes such as those contained in the U. Special attention is given to steering and suspension systems in the discussion of handling to explain such concepts as roll center and understeer gradient.
. solid axles * Independent suspensions * Anti-dive and anti-squat * Finding roll center locations Basics of Handling * Low speed cornering.S. *Decide boundary conditions. materials available. suspension & brakes. final drives) * Traction limited (tire friction properties. tire/wheel and powertrain) * Basic ride isolation properties of suspensions (quarter-car) * Suspension friction (stiction) effects * Active suspensions * Pitch plane model equations (bounce and pitch centers and frequencies) * Wheelbase filtering * Olley criteria.
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Registration fees include Breakfast Lunch Delegate kit with Proceedings
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At Par / Multicity cheque or demand draft in favour of The Automotive Research Association of India payable at Pune. steering & brakes CAD / CAE / Design / Validation engineers Vehicle / Tractor manufacturers Engineering / Consulting companies
Category Engineers & Professionals
Registrati on Fees (Rs. 50.S. V-Collab.plotter. The simulation design is called VehicleSim (VS). ARAI recognizes the need to develop a new generation of engineers to meet the demands of the automotive industry. testing of vehicle & its components Organizations involved in production of suspension. focusing on the testing and evaluation of components and systems to meet national and international standards. animator. It publishes monthly magazine 'Automotive Abstracts' and supplies CDs of CMVR Type Approval Handbook and Automotive Industry Standards (AIS). It helps in understanding system's view point for automotive design and manufacture.
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Pune 411004. Department. He has presented number of publications in the national and international seminars/conferences. in Mechanical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.pga@araiindia. patil. Thomas Gillespie
(Author of well – known book on ‘Fundamentals of Vehicle Dynamics’) Only for Industry Professional
from 2nd to 4th April 2012 at ARAI. C. Dy. Saraf He is Deputy Director & Head of Department of Structural Dynamics Laboratory (SDL) and Automotive Material Laboratory (AML) at ARAI.D. 102. Post Box 832. He co-founded Mechanical Simulation Corporation. K. He has 27 years of experience in the evaluation / development of vehicle.
3-Day Proficiency Improvement Programme on
Vehicle Dynamics and Hardware-in-loop
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